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What is RarExtLoader.exe?

RarExtLoader.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 RarExtLoader.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.

RarExtLoader.exe file information

The process known as 32 bit rarext.dll loader belongs to software WinRAR archiver or WinRAR or WinRAR Archivierer by Alexander Roshal (www.rarlab.com).

Description: RarExtLoader.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. RarExtLoader.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of Windows Temp folder. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 44,032 bytes (84% of all occurrences), 114,688 bytes or 45,056 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/rarextloader.exe.html 
It is a file without information about the developer of this file. The program is not visible. The file is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 55% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You can uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > WinRAR archiver or WinRAR).

Recommended: Identify RarExtLoader.exe related errors

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

der hersteller ist rarlabs
  weazle   (further information)
This is part of the Winrar software by win.rar Gmbh Germany
  Roel Vlaar   (further information)
Maintains the .rar filetype association

Summary: Average user rating of RarExtLoader.exe: based on 5 votes with 3 user comments.
2 users think RarExtLoader.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 2 users think it's probably harmless. One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user is not sure about it.

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