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What is ipmsg.exe?

Ipmsg.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 ipmsg.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.

Ipmsg.exe file information

The process known as IPMsg English or IPMsg belongs to software IPMsg English or IP Messenger for Win or IP Messenger for Win32 by H.Shirouzu.

Description: Ipmsg.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file ipmsg.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 159,232 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 159,744 bytes, 573,440 bytes or 238,592 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/ipmsg.exe.html 
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. The software uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. The file is not a Windows core file. Ipmsg.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you encounter difficulties with ipmsg.exe, you may want to remove the entire program IP Messenger for Win or IP Messenger for Win32 using Windows Control Panel.

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If ipmsg.exe is located in C:\, the security rating is 22% dangerous. The file size is 157,696 bytes. The program has a visible window. The process uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. The file is not a Windows system file. Ipmsg.exe is able to record inputs.

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


User Comments

LAN chat client
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Lan Chat Application
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itz used for file sharing and internal communication

Summary: Average user rating of ipmsg.exe: based on 4 votes with 4 user comments.
3 users think ipmsg.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. One user is not sure about it.

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