How to remove an WinPopup error
The free file information forum can help you determine if WinPopup.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.
WinPopup.exe file information
Description: The file WinPopup.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,051,136 bytes (66% of all occurrences) or 292,352 bytes.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. The process can be removed using the control panel Add\Remove programs applet. There is no file information. It is not a Windows core file. WinPopup.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous.
In the event of any problems with WinPopup.exe, you can also uninstall Winpopup LAN Messenger or Fomine WinPopup software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).
Recommended: Identify WinPopup.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
There are different files with the same name:
- "Fromine WinPopup" is not required to run at start up. Instant Messenger program
- "WinPopup" is not required to run at start up. Intranet chat software provided by windows for chat on small networks. Handy little LAN messaging utility. Has been included in Windows since 95, and maybe in WFWG 3.11. Normally it won't set itself up to run unless the user specifically adds it to startup
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as WinPopup.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the WinPopup.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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