wordpad.exe – Here is the scoop on WordPad as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is wordpad.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of WordPad?
wordpad.exe (WordPad) – Details
The process known as wordpad.exe is the main executable for the wordpad accessory bundled with Windows. Wordpad is a simple word processor that allows for basic formatting of fonts, colours, styles etc. If you are using wordpad, you should leave this process. Otherwise, you can terminate it.
wordpad.exe is an application that does NOT appear to be a security risk
Our process monitor database currently registers wordpad.exe to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft WordPad.
WORDPAD.EXE – Disclaimer
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