Last Updated on September 15, 2020
What is BWMonitor.exe?
BWMonitor.exe is an executable exe file which belongs to the process Bandwidth Monitor which comes with the Software Bandwidth Monitor developed by software BWMONITOR.COM
The .exe extension of the BWMonitor.exe file specifies that it is an executable file.
Malware and viruses are also transmitted through exe files. So we must be sure before running any unknown executable file on our computers.
We will check if the BWMonitor.exe file is a virus or malware? Whether it should be deleted to keep your computer safe? Read more below.
Is BWMonitor.exe safe to run? Is it a virus or malware?
Let’s check the location of this exe file to determine whether this is a legit software or a virus. The location of this file is
File Location : C:Program Files (x86)BandwidthMonitor
To check whether the exe file is legit you can start the Task Manager. Then click on the columns field and add Verified Signer as one of the columns.
Now look at the Verified Signer value for BWMonitor.exe process if it says “Unable to verify” then the file may be a virus.
|File Location||C:Program Files (x86)BandwidthMonitor|
If the developer of the software is legitimate then it is not a virus or malware. If the developer is not listed or seems suspicious you can remove it using the uninstall program.
How To Remove or Uninstall BWMonitor.exe
To remove BWMonitor.exe from your computer do the following steps one by one.
- If the file is a part of a software program then it will also have an uninstall program. Then you can run the uninstaller located at directory like C:Program Files>BWMONITOR.COM>Bandwidth Monitor orBandwidth Monitor >BWMonitor.exe_uninstall.exe
- Or the BWMonitor.exe was installed using the Windows Installer then to uninstall it Go to System Settings and open Add Or Remove Programs Option.
- Then Search for BWMonitor.exe or the software name Bandwidth Monitor in the search bar or try out the developer name BWMONITOR.COM.
- Then click on it and select the Uninstall Program option to remove BWMonitor.exe file from your computer. Now the software Bandwidth Monitor program along with the file BWMonitor.exe will be removed from your computer.
I hope you were able to learn more about the BWMonitor.exe file and how to remove it.
Let us know in the comments below if you face any other BWMonitor.exe issues.