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What is wszndesktop.exe?

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 wszndesktop.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.

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Wszndesktop.exe file information

The process known as wszndesktop.exe belongs to software Seznam Software by Seznam.cz, a.s.

Description: Wszndesktop.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file wszndesktop.exe is located in a subfolder of the user's profile folder. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 103,080 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 92,664 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/wszndesktop.exe.html 
The program has a visible window. There is no information about the author of the file. The wszndesktop.exe file is digitally signed. The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: Run). The wszndesktop.exe file is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 45% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: If you encounter difficulties with wszndesktop.exe, you could do the following:
  1) uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Uninstall a Program > Seznam Software)
  2) visit the www.seznam.cz support page.

Recommended: Identify wszndesktop.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as wszndesktop.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the wszndesktop.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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Best practices for resolving wszndesktop issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with wszndesktop. 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 wszndesktop.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.



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