What is GoogleDesktop.exe? Is GoogleDesktop.exe spyware or a virus?
How to fix GoogleDesktop.exe related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your GoogleDesktop process
2. Run SpeedUpMyPC to fix related speed issues
3. Run Spyware Doctor to remove persistent malware
Process name: Google Desktop
Company: Google (toolbar.google.com)
GoogleDesktop.exe is part of the Google Desktop software from Google. Google Desktop provides desktop search features and access to various Google website features without having to use a browser. If you do not wish to use this software you may safely remove it from your computer.
If you want a detailed security rating about your GoogleDesktop.exe (and all other running background processes) read the following user opinions, and download the free trial version of Security Task Manager.
Note: Any malware can be named anything - so you should check where the files of the running processes are located on your disk. If a "non-Microsoft" .exe file is located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder, then there is a high risk for a virus, spyware, trojan or worm infection! Check it out!
Average user rating of GoogleDesktop.exe: based on 20 votes. Read also the 12 reviews.
514 users ask for this file. 11 users rated it as not dangerous. 2 users rated it as not so dangerous. 3 users rated it as neutral. 1 user rated it as little bit dangerous. 3 users rated it as dangerous. 3 users didn't rate it ("don't know").
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