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Program info

Estimated safety rating


chrome.exe is a application which is most likely NOT a virus. So, if chrome.exe is on your system, it is most likely ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is virus-free, it is still recommended to use a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to yourself your system against threats.

Executable file path

 C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome SxS\Application\chrome.exe

The default filename and folder where this program is stored is
C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome SxS\Application\chrome.exe.

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 checksum for this program is d8e9c378ad75075b19c893cf275e286b.

Is running as a service


This application does NOT run as a Windows service. This is usually a good sign.

Accesses the internet


This executable uses the Internet to communicate. Today this is expected from a program. For example, most of the programs on your computer check for new updates. For this, Internet communications are required.

Is a 64 bit executable file


64-bit code has been detected. This exe can use the full power of a current computer processor.

File description

 Google Chrome

The description written in the file is Google Chrome.

File version


File version 55.0.2876.0.


 Google Inc.

Company name Google Inc..


 Copyright 2016 Google Inc. All rights reserved.

Legal copyright notice Copyright 2016 Google Inc. All rights reserved..

Has valid windows


chrome.exe appears to have visible windows. This is good because it doesn't operate in a kind of invisible mode. Its activity is clearly shown to the user.

Potentially dangerous functions


Some insecure features of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We recommend you to perform more in-depth research about this program.

Digitally signed


chrome.exe has a digital signature. Today the large majority of serious programs are digitally signed.

Valid digital signature


The digital signature extracted from chrome.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.

Certifier name

 Google Inc

Digital certificate name: Google Inc

Issuer name

 VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA

Certificate's issuer name: VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA

Can be uninstalled


It has an uninstall routine, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.