The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the uninstall.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.
The process known as Installer Module or PuppetShow (version 8 - The Face of Humanity CE) or Safe Connect Uninstaller or ToolbarUnInstaller or Installer for Zuma Deluxe (version WT089455) or DomaUninstaller
belongs to software Safe Connect or vShare Plugin or Chromium or AntiSpywareXP (version 2009) or DomaUninstaller or Zuma Deluxe
by Magnetbyte or Awimba or Impulse Point (www.impulse.com) or iMedix Web Technologies LTD (www.imedix.com) or WildTangent (www.wildtangent.com).
Description: Uninstall.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The uninstall.exe file is located in a subfolder of the user's profile folder.
Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 421,888 bytes (29% of all occurrences), 522,752 bytes and 15 more variants.
Uninstall.exe is not a Windows system file. There is no information about the author of the file. The program has no visible window. Uninstall.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 56% dangerous; however you should also read the user reviews.
Recommended: Identify uninstall.exe related errors
Important: Some malware also uses the file name uninstall.exe, for example Adware.IBryte.BI or Application.Generic.825221 (detected by BitDefender), and Win32:Adware-gen [Adw] or Win32:IBryte-GW [PUP] (detected by Avast). Therefore, you should check the uninstall.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. If Installer Module has changed your browser's search engine and start page, you can recover your browser's default settings as follows:Reset default browser settings for Internet-Explorer ▾
A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with uninstall. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.
Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.
To help you analyze the uninstall.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.