What is imgicon.exe? Is imgicon.exe spyware or a virus?
How to fix imgicon.exe related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your imgicon process
2. Run Windows Repair Tool to repair imgicon.exe related Windows Errors
3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware
Process name: Image Icon
Product: Iomega Corp. IMGICON
Company: Iomega (iomega.com)
A program installed with Iomega zip drives, this application runs as a background process and detects what type of Iomega drive has been connected to your machine. It displays an icon that matches the corresponding device type. Overtaken by thumb drives in the portable storage world, zip drives are largely irrelevant now. Founded in 1983, Iomega is now known as LenovoEMC.
If you want a detailed security rating about your imgicon.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 imgicon.exe: based on 19 votes. Read also the 12 reviews.
230 users ask for this file. 11 users rated it as not dangerous. One user rated it as not so dangerous. 6 users rated it as neutral. One user rated it as little bit dangerous. One user didn't rate it ("don't know").
|All comments about imgicon.exe:|
|imgicon.exe is a process which is installed alongside Iomega Zip Drives. The process will display icons which correspond to the individual zip drive's make and model allowing easy indentification. This is a non-essential process. Disabling or enabling this is down to user preference. See also: Link HalfTrip|
|It's for your zip drive. Danke. Gawayne Grene|
|Associated with Iomega ZIP drives. Displays the correct icon for make and model of ZIP drive. Non critical process which can be disabled if desired. See also: Link Tom Auger|
|works with Iomega Zip drive|
|it usually causes shutdown not to work|
|It stopped the function keys and related menu items working in FreeCell in Windows 98. Graham|
|it dont need to run if it's causeing errors remove it from your startup|
|it's some rubbish software that you don't need|
|On XP when shutting system down this process could not be terminated cleanly (have seen it more than once). It had to be killed. Even after killing it my system refused to shut down.|
|It's associated with my zip software, I think its ok Joy Foraker|
|it caused very long shutdown times on different machines Rene Stevens|
|When I installed the latest Iomega software on Windows 7 I got a message when booting up that Imgicon couldn't locate "GetFileVersionInfoA" in Version.dll I located Imigico.exe, and set properties to run compatibity with Windows 7 (my OS) andf now when I reboot it doesn't appear. Ron Black|
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