English | Deutsch

What is RecInfo.exe?

RecInfo.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 RecInfo.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.

RecInfo.exe file information

The process known as RecInfo belongs to software RecInfo by unknown.

Description: RecInfo.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file RecInfo.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 2,764,800 bytes (90% of all occurrences) or 2,768,896 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/recinfo.exe.html 
The program has a visible window. There is no information about the author of the file. The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file. RecInfo.exe seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 27% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.

Recommended: Identify RecInfo.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as RecInfo.exe. Therefore, you should check the RecInfo.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

scheint auf verschiedenen Fujitsu Siemens Rechnern aufzutreten
It's a popup window on fujitsu sienens li 2727 - it simply reminds people to make a backup of their hard-drive by using DVD disks - Delete the entry (or make the backups and the popup disapears from the bootup process. :)
Diese RecInfo.exe ist nichts Anderes, als eine Info, daß Du Deine Recovery-CD brennen sollst, sonst nichts. Wenn Du die Info nicht (mehr) brauchst, weil Du Deine Recovery-CD schon gebrannt hast, kannst Du das Programm löschen, vgl
RecInfo.exe ist ein piona

Summary: Average user rating of RecInfo.exe: based on 2 votes with 4 user comments.
2 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous. 3 users don't grade RecInfo.exe ("not sure about it").

Do you have additional information? Help other users!
What do you know about RecInfo.exe: 
How do you rate it: 
Link for more info's: 
Your Name: 

RecInfo scanner

Security Task Manager shows all running Windows tasks including embedded hidden functions (e.g. keyboard or browser monitoring, autostart entry). A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware, keylogger or a Trojan.

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, trojans, keyloggers, malware and tracking threats from your hard disk. Ideal supplement to Security Task Manager.

SpeedUpMyPC scans, cleans, repairs and optimizes your computer.

Other processes

RecInfo.exe [all]