How to remove an TmPfw error
The free file information forum can help you determine if TmPfw.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
TmPfw.exe file information
The process known as Manages the Trend Micro Personal Firewall or Trend Micro Personal Firewall Service or Trend Micro Personal Firewall belongs to software Trend Micro Network Security Components or Trend Network Security Component or Trend Micro Client/Server Security Agent by Trend Micro (www.trendmicro.com).
Description: TmPfw.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 634,944 bytes (23% of all occurrences), 585,792 bytes and 13 more variants.
The program is not visible. TmPfw.exe is not a Windows core file. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. The application uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. TmPfw.exe is able to connect to Internet, record inputs and hide itself. Therefore the technical security rating is 38% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you are having problems with TmPfw.exe, you could also remove the entire program Trend Micro Internet Security or Trend Micro PC-cillin using Windows Control Panel, visit the Trendmicro support page or update the program to the latest version.
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If TmPfw.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 40% dangerous. The file size is 488,768 bytes.
The program has no visible window. File TmPfw.exe is a Verisign signed file. It is digitally signed. The application uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. It is not a Windows system file.
If you are having problems with TmPfw.exe, you could also remove the entire program Trend Micro OfficeScan Client using Windows Control Panel.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as TmPfw.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the TmPfw.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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