Is WrtMon.exe safe?
WrtMon.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 WrtMon.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.
WrtMon.exe file information
Description: WrtMon.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. WrtMon.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 20,480 bytes (97% of all occurrences), 26,448 bytes, 26,704 bytes, 40,960 bytes or 24,576 bytes.
The WrtMon.exe file is not a Windows core file. The program has no visible window. There is no information about the author of the file. The WrtMon.exe file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. The program starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). Therefore the technical security rating is 62% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
Recommended: Identify WrtMon.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as WrtMon.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the WrtMon.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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