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What is Bridge.exe?

Bridge.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 Bridge.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.

Bridge.exe file information

The process known as Adobe Bridge (version CS5) belongs to software Adobe Creative Suite (version 5 Master Collection, 5 Master) or Adobe Photoshop (version CS5) by Adobe Systems (www.adobe.com).

Description: Bridge.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file Bridge.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 11,989,960 bytes (38% of all occurrences), 12,002,664 bytes, 13,179,660 bytes, 12,008,296 bytes or 8,339,456 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/bridge.exe.html 
The program is not visible. The Bridge.exe file is not a Windows core file. The file is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). Bridge.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 33% dangerous.
The software publisher Adobe provides direct support (www.adobe.com/go/ps_support or www.adobe.com/go/support) and update information (www.adobe.com/de/downloads/updates). You could uninstall Adobe Photoshop CS5 or Adobe Creative Suite 5 Master Collection software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).

Recommended: Identify Bridge.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as Bridge.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the Bridge.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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