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What is MOVIEMK.exe?

MOVIEMK.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 MOVIEMK.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.

MOVIEMK.exe file information

The process known as Windows Movie Maker belongs to software RPG Maker XP - Postality or Microsoft Windows Operating System or Windows Movie Maker by Microsoft (www.microsoft.com).

Description: The original MOVIEMK.exe from Microsoft is an important part of Windows, but often causes problems. The file MOVIEMK.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 3,555,328 bytes (66% of all occurrences), 3,366,912 bytes or 150,016 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/moviemk.exe.html 
MOVIEMK.exe is a trustworthy file from Microsoft. The program has a visible window. Therefore the technical security rating is 0% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
If there are any problems with MOVIEMK.exe, you can also uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ Windows Movie Maker or RPG Maker XP - Postality, look for help on the www.microsoft.com’s website or check if there is a newer version available.

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Viruses with the same file name

Is MOVIEMK.exe a virus? No, it is not. The true MOVIEMK.exe file is a safe Microsoft Windows system process, called "Windows Movie Maker". However, writers of malware programs, such as viruses, worms, and trojans deliberately give their processes the same file name to escape detection. Viruses with the same file name are such as Win32:Small-HEQ (detected by Avast), and MemScan:Trojan.Downloader.HU (detected by BitDefender).
To ensure that no rogue MOVIEMK.exe is running on your PC, click here to run a Free Malware Scan.

How to recognize suspicious variants? If MOVIEMK.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 72% dangerous. The file size is 10,580 bytes (50% of all occurrences), 10,752 bytes or 1,214,464 bytes. The process has no file description. The program has no visible window. It is an unknown file in the Windows folder. It is not a Windows system file. MOVIEMK.exe is able to monitor applications and manipulate other programs.

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

I[va worked in the past, but now I can't opened(sign says is a problem) maybe corruipt
  Raul Vargas  
it keeps wanting to save files won't x cancel no rateing
it is a virus/trojan/spyware if it is located in C:\windows\system32 folder
  Denis Dudhia  
it is windows movie maker moviemk (mk = maker ;))

Rating chart

Summary: Average user rating of MOVIEMK.exe: based on 9 votes with 4 user comments.
5 users think MOVIEMK.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 3 users think it's probably harmless. One user thinks MOVIEMK.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it.

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