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What is tomcat6.exe?

Tomcat6.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if tomcat6.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.

Tomcat6.exe file information

The process known as Service Runner or Commons Daemon Service Runner belongs to software VMware Server or Service Runner or Apache Tomcat or SingTel AIOConnect or ViewPower by Apache Software Foundation (www.apache.org).

Description: Tomcat6.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file tomcat6.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 57,344 bytes (85% of all occurrences), 61,440 bytes, 53,248 bytes or 96,256 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/tomcat6.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. The file is not a Windows system file. The program listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. Tomcat6.exe is able to manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 51% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you encounter difficulties with tomcat6.exe, you can also uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ VMware Server or GM Global Infrastructure or turn to the software company, Vmware, for advice.

Recommended: Identify tomcat6.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as tomcat6.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the tomcat6.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.


User Comments

VMware uses apache. This is a safe proccess.
tomcat6.exe is a Service Runner belonging to Service Runner from Apache
VMware uses apache. This is a safe proccess.
VMWare Server uses apache to logon (Web-based)
  Andreas PĆ¼chner   (further information)

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Summary: Average user rating of tomcat6.exe: based on 6 votes with 4 user comments.
4 users think tomcat6.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. One user thinks tomcat6.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it.

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