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What is ntbackup.exe?

Ntbackup.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 ntbackup.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.

Ntbackup.exe file information

The process known as Windows Backup Utility or Windows-Sicherungsprogramm belongs to software Microsoft Windows Operating System or Betriebssystem Microsoft Windows by Microsoft (www.microsoft.com).

Description: The original ntbackup.exe is an important part of Windows and rarely causes problems. The file ntbackup.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,200,128 bytes (40% of all occurrences), 1,200,640 bytes or 1,228,800 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/ntbackup.exe.html 
The file is a Windows system file. The program has a visible window. The file is a Microsoft signed file. Ntbackup.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 0% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.

Recommended: Identify ntbackup.exe related errors

Important: Some malware disguises itself as ntbackup.exe, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the ntbackup.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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