What is WgaTray.exe? Is WgaTray.exe spyware or a virus?
How to fix WgaTray.exe related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your WgaTray process
2. Run Windows Repair Tool to repair WgaTray.exe related Windows Errors
3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware
Company: Microsoft (www.microsoft.com)
WgaTray.exe is a system tray utility that comes bundled with all versions Windows XP, including the Media Center and Tablet PC editions and also with the Windows Genuine Advantage software. This process checks the authenticity of the copy of Windows running on the host and issues a notice when a non-genuine version is found. It validates again when updates are required to be downloaded for the Operating System or for the Microsoft Office suite.
If you want a detailed security rating about your WgaTray.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 WgaTray.exe: based on 28 votes. Read also the 18 reviews.
935 users ask for this file. 10 users rated it as not dangerous. 7 users rated it as neutral. 11 users rated it as dangerous. 3 users didn't rate it ("don't know").
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