explorer.exe is a program which is most likely NOT a virus or malware. So, if explorer.exe is on your PC, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is virus-free, we still advise you to run a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself your PC against threats.
Usually, the default name and path where the program is stored is
The MD5 checksum for this program is 70d7f99d95615c3c278367756287db71.
This application is NOT a Windows service. This is very good.
This program uses the net 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.
explorer.exe seems to have something to do with Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
This exe runs in 32-bit mode. It does not exploit the entire power of current computer processors. This is quite normal because the makers did not bother to upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description written in the file is Esplora risorse.
File version extracted from the file 6.00.2900.5512 (xpsp.080413-2105).
Producer Microsoft Corporation.
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explorer.exe appears to have a visible user interface. This is good because it doesn't operate in a kind of stealth mode. Its operation is clearly shown to the user.
Some insecure features of Windows have been used, such as functions for intercepting the keyboard. We recommend you to perform more in-depth research about this program.
explorer.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays the large majority of clean programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in explorer.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.
Digitally signed by: Microsoft Windows Component Publisher
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Verification Intermediate PCA
This application does NOT have a removal routine stored in registry.