explorer.exe is a program which is most likely legit. So, if explorer.exe is on your system, it is most likely ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your PC is virus-free, we still advise you to run a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to defend your PC against potential security problems.
This program is normally stored on disk in C:\Windows\explorer.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this executable is 332feab1435662fc6c672e25beb37be3.
This program is NOT a Windows service. This is very good.
explorer.exe appears to use the functions of Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
This is a x64 executable. It uses the full capacity of modern CPUs.
The description extracted from the program is Windows Explorer.
File version stored as a property 6.1.7601.17567 (win7sp1_gdr.110224-1502).
Company name Microsoft Corporation.
Legal copyright © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..
explorer.exe appears to have visible windows. This means it doesn't work in a kind of stealth mode. Its activity is clearly shown to you.
Some unusual functions of the Operating System appear to be used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We advise you to be very careful regarding this program.
explorer.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays the large majority of clean software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature extracted from explorer.exe verifies as ok. This is most likely a clean, ok program.
Digital certificate name: Microsoft Windows
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Verification PCA
This executable does NOT have an uninstall routine stored in registry.