What is main.exe?
Main.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 main.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.
Main.exe file information
The process known as SCKLPRO or Device manager for (version SA28xx) belongs to software Uninstall (version 2search) or WebZen mu main or InstallVC90Support or SC-KeyLog PRO DEMO or SA28xx Device Manager by WebZen (www.webzen.com) or KeenHigh Tech (www.keenhi.com).
Description: Main.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file main.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 32,768 bytes (35% of all occurrences), 3,371,008 bytes and 8 more variants.
The file is not a Windows system file. It is a file without information about the developer of this file. Main.exe is able to record inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 35% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You could uninstall Uninstall 2search or SattLine Workstation Maxi software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).
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If main.exe is located in a subfolder of Windows Temp folder, the security rating is 56% dangerous. The file size is 1,406,808 bytes.
There is no information about the author of the file. The program has no visible window. Main.exe is not a Windows system file.
You could uninstall InstallVC90Support software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).
If main.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 76% dangerous. The file size is 3,360,256 bytes. The main.exe file is a file without information about the developer of this file. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program is not visible. The main.exe file is not a Windows system file. Main.exe is able to connect to the Internet, record inputs, hide itself, monitor applications and manipulate other programs.
If main.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows, the security rating is 46% dangerous. The file size is 617,535 bytes.
If main.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 36% dangerous. The file size is 317,001 bytes.
If main.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 64% dangerous. The file size is 20,480 bytes.
External information from Paul Collins:
There are different files with the same name:
- "SpyCop ScanCheck" can run at start up. SpyCop surveillance software detection - checks to see when your machine was last scanned and if it was more than a week asks if you want to scan
- "MSNMESENGER" definitely not required. Added by the PRORAT TROJAN!
- "SuperCool Compress Backup" can run at start up. "SuperCool Zip Backup software is a data backup,restore and file synchronization program"
Important: Some malware also uses the file name main.exe, for example not-a-virus:RiskTool.Win32.BitCoinMiner.byx (detected by Kaspersky), and Worm:Win32/Rebhip.A (detected by Microsoft). Therefore, you should check the main.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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