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What is PSPad.exe?

PSPad.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 PSPad.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.

PSPad.exe file information

The process known as PSPad editor or PSPad - advanced editor belongs to software PSPad or PSPad editor by Prog-Soft s.r.o.

Description: PSPad.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. PSPad.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 3,933,696 bytes (66% of all occurrences) or 3,479,552 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/pspad.exe.html 
The application can be removed using the control panel Add\Remove programs applet. There is no information about the author of the file. The program is not visible. The PSPad.exe file is not a Windows system file. PSPad.exe is able to record inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 24% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
If you have any problems with PSPad.exe, you may want to completely remove PSPad editor (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs).

Recommended: Identify PSPad.exe related errors

If PSPad.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 18% dangerous. The file size is 3,792,896 bytes. The program has a visible window. There is no file information. The PSPad.exe file is not a Windows core file. PSPad.exe is able to record inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs.

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

Programmier Editor für alle Sprachen (Freeware)
  Oliver Sahr   (further information)
programmer's editor - syntax highlighting, HTML editor. pretty cool - very lightweight and contains no viruses or spyware
  blashyrk   (further information)
I use it every day.
  Nick Gould  

Summary: Average user rating of PSPad.exe: based on 3 votes with 3 user comments.
3 users think PSPad.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application.

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