Cice i wouldnt recommend closing it. Join Now What is "malware"? typying in "explorer" brings up the desktop and all looks OK, until one hunts around, and it is clearly a fake. See also: Link spacemarine something is up with explorer and its high cpu usage, i have seen it before, but can't figure out the problem. http://linux4newbie.com/general/c-windows-old.html
But I now started getting pop ups :( Sheila This is 100% not dangerous, unless found outside system32. Report cindy- Oct 22, 2008 at 12:20 AM I followed some of the step listed, and deleted a couple of files. The program has no visible window. Pootis exlorer.exe is type of trouble shooting used for corretion of desktop while it hidden any information on desktop and it change its color to white or black Beshir
This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PCWorld. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware will now start scanning your computer for malware. So be very careful Liffy all my processes are using alot of memory explorer.exe is one of the most memory hungry, when I use a memory optimizer the problem is solved It was as simple as that, and after three seconds everything came back. ^^ hope this helps Helpful +35 Report anne Jan 7, 2009 at 12:08 AM YOU ARE A GENIOUS!
The file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. If explorer.exe is located in C:\, the security rating is 65% dangerous. May be a FAKE Windows shell. HELP- can someone please put correct directions on this thread ..
It's only a virus of there is random caps in it or if there is 2 of them or if a virus added/replaced its code with it. 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. You can use task manager to stop it. http://www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/explorer.exe.html We have only written them this way to provide clear, detailed, and easy to understand instructions that anyone can use to remove malware for free.
nitin khandelwal Not much cept its trying to access ports from all over the place Mike Found explorer.exe spinning on CPU this morning. Report hi- Feb 27, 2013 at 06:08 PM i see no explorer.exe Report Awais- Jun 28, 2013 at 11:49 AM i delete the both file but nothing happen and I face NZEE It's a nucence because it takes up tons of ram I just shut it down when I play games Master Pimp This file can be a virus if it isnt panchdev kumar kushwaha Explorer.exe is a windows Executable file, made originally by Windows, however some spyware/malware target this file and cause it to disrupt your system.
The file size is 168,100bytes (14% of all occurrences), 36,864bytes and 55 more variants.
Report jas- Oct 10, 2012 at 03:04 AM sorry but my task manager is missing or not working too.. :(( Report sorin_romania- Oct 17, 2012 at 09:31 AM you are the Cisco Security Agent detected this process trying to modify the Windows files opuc.dll, AeXNSBootstrapCTl.dll, wuweb.dll, and macromed\flash\flash.ocx. But the problem persists...
If you close the "real" explorer process you can start it again by typing "explorer" in "new process" Slippers this is the file has the capability to show the files present More about the author Srikant Sahu 16.942 weergaven 8:00 Windows Explorer Has Stopped Working 100% working solution. - Duur: 5:41. Only one of them am I able to change, so I didn't delete any because I think my problem is solved. Daniel The explorer.exe file is a Windows GUI shell, that is usually called Windows Explorer.
How to fix explorer.exe related problems? 1. DEE Z 623.826 weergaven 5:41 Fix Windows explorer has stopped working - Duur: 3:34. And it is possible for explorer to chew up 98% percent CPU, if it starts behaving badly. http://linux4newbie.com/general/c-windows-puta-com.html The file size is 79,872bytes (16% of all occurrences), 51,200bytes and 4 more variants.
Hope this helps =D tatsuya321 It's good if it's in C:\Windows Jamesq This is the file that produces the windows desktop, start menu, etc. Even if its like 1000 kBs... Navigatie overslaan NLInloggen Laden...
mountaineer I ended it and lost my taskbar and icons, but task manager was still running so i went to file new task, typed it in and got everything back. sMartin I picked up some spyware and my computer would not boot up...it would crash everytime. if you stop the process interface will disappear until you restart the process via task manager, its directory is C:/WINDOWS, if you find it in other directory, can be a virus, Sometimes viruses pretend being explorer.exe, so watch out and check it's path.
Laden... Annie Moose I dont know much, But i've seen on more sites that it's a window's component. If your computer is very slow and there are multiple instances of Explorer.exe, dllhost.exe or cmmon32.exe process running in Windows Task Manager, then your computer is infected with Trojan.Poweliks. news is not a prob you either use it or you don't.