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What is player.exe?

Player.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 player.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.

Player.exe file information

The process known as Veetle TV Player belongs to software Veetle TV or Project1 or Player Module by Veetle (veetle.com).

Description: Player.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. player.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 14,848 bytes (61% of all occurrences), 15,360 bytes, 53,248 bytes or 57,344 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/player.exe.html 
The file is a file without information about the developer of this file. The process is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The player.exe file is not a Windows core file. The program is not visible. Player.exe is able to monitor applications and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 51% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.

Recommended: Identify player.exe related errors

If player.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 46% dangerous. The file size is 14,848 bytes (30% of all occurrences), 24,424 bytes and 4 more variants. The file is a file without information about the developer of this file. The file is not a Windows system file. The program has no visible window.
If you are having problems with player.exe, you can do the following:
  1) uninstall Veetle TV from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs"
  2) ask Customer Support to assist you.

If player.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 80% dangerous. The file size is 172,748 bytes. It is a file without information about the developer of this file. Player.exe is an unknown file in the Windows folder. The program is not visible. The program starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file.

If player.exe is located in C:\, the security rating is 24% dangerous. The file size is 69,632 bytes.

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as player.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder, for example TROJ_Generic.DIT or TROJ_BUZUS.YU (detected by TrendMicro), and Trojan.Win32.Small.ycu or Trojan.Win32.Buzus.abgi (detected by Kaspersky). Therefore, you should check the player.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

player.exe is an audio application from webmassiva called Softsynth player. But it also known that player.exe may also be associated with the Beadmin Trojan (also known as Beadmin.A).

Summary: Average user rating of player.exe: based on 3 votes with 1 user comment.
One user thinks player.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. One user suspects danger.

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