What is GoogleDesktopIndex.exe? Is GoogleDesktopIndex.exe spyware or a virus?
How to fix GoogleDesktopIndex.exe related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your GoogleDesktopIndex process
2. Run Windows Repair Tool to repair GoogleDesktopIndex.exe related Windows Errors
3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware
Process name: Google Desktop
Company: Google (toolbar.google.com)
This is an indexing component of the Google Desktop Search program, a free utility that lets you use Google's search technology to locate items on your own computer. This process runs in the background and is responsible for indexing your files to enable Desktop Search to find them efficiently (without an index, each search could take hours.) See also: GoogleDesktopCrawl.exe.
If you want a detailed security rating about your GoogleDesktopIndex.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 GoogleDesktopIndex.exe: based on 35 votes. Read also the 27 reviews.
452 users ask for this file. 27 users rated it as not dangerous. 4 users rated it as not so dangerous. One user rated it as neutral. 2 users rated it as little bit dangerous. One user rated it as dangerous. 3 users didn't rate it ("don't know").
|All comments about GoogleDesktopIndex.exe:|
|Google desktop See also: Link mustafa|
|its from google|
|part of Google search engine, can be dangerous without firewall. xax|
|this is google's new desktop search tool, it is cool and safe See also: Link Paul English|
|Google desktop engine. Installed on demand. See also: Link chacal1233|
|Google desktop search, safe See also: Link Adam|
|Very handy toolbar, not had any probs so far with it Dave Taylor|
|google search engine. cool tool, safe!|
|used for Googles Desktop utility. Be aware that this utility will index anything on your local machine, even if it is in someone else's profile. Sandy|
|google desktop search zach|
|google desktop col|
|Google indexing engine for "Desktop Search" See also: Link shadow|
|Amazing tool! Just what I needed. Wonderful search options for audio, video, MS Office files, logs and more. Mystic-Danny|
|It's from google, safe! See also: Link Patte|
|It's part of a Google Desktop Search Program. Very useful but check the personal preference settings. It can index items you may not want recording. brad|
|google desktop my pc has been slow since installing|
|just google it! xakep|
|Its a good helping too Martin|
|runs ok Reg|
|Depending on who distributes it, they can earn a commission every time you use it to search. Shady and ill-conceived. Daveeep|
|Part of Google Desktop Fr0g|
|if you want google desktop search you want this Ali|
|Google Desktop - Remote Exploitable See also: Link DH|
|delete the aleart|
|ati hotkey poller|
|no prob's it is an toolbar of google|
|100% safe :D Bob|
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Is GoogleDesktopIndex.exe spyware or a virus, trojans, adware or worm? Is there a known GoogleDesktopIndex.exe error?