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 wirelesscm.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 D-Link WLAN Application or Wireless Manager or FRYS WLAN Application or DLink Wireless Manager
belongs to software D-Link DWA-131 Wireless N Nano USB or D-Link DWA-130 Wireless N USB Adapter or D-Link Wireless N USB Adapter DWA-130 or Fry's Wireless G USB Adapter or D-Link DWA-130 Wireless N USB or D-Link DWA-171 Wireless AC Dual Band or D-Link DWA-652 Xtreme N or D-Link Wireless N USB Adapter
by D-Link (www.dlink.com) or FRYS.
Description: Wirelesscm.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. Wirelesscm.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 13,179,660 bytes (32% of all occurrences), 517,440 bytes and 9 more variants.
The wirelesscm.exe file is not a Windows core file. The program has no visible window. The process starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: MACHINE\User Shell Folders). Wirelesscm.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 47% dangerous; however you should also read the user reviews.
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If wirelesscm.exe is located in C:\, the security rating is 54% dangerous. The file size is 13,179,660 bytes. There is no information about the author of the file. The program has no visible window. The process starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: MACHINE\User Shell Folders). The wirelesscm.exe file is not a Windows system file. Wirelesscm.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs and monitor applications.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as wirelesscm.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the wirelesscm.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.
A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with wirelesscm. 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 wirelesscm.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.