What is utilman.exe?
Utilman.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 utilman.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.
Utilman.exe file information
Description: The original utilman.exe is an important part of Windows and rarely causes problems. The file utilman.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 50,176 bytes (70% of all occurrences), 53,248 bytes and 5 more variants.
The program has no visible window. The utilman.exe file is a Microsoft signed file. Utilman.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
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Important: Some malware disguises itself as utilman.exe, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the utilman.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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