Purpose of ieexplorer.exe:
File purpose and description:
This is commonly called Adblaster, and is known as adware. You can safely kill this task and remove this file if you wish. The purpose of this task is to display ads on your screen. (See the details below for the actual location of this file.)
Actual file or task name: (Note that you can view the entire list here)
This is a file which is related to ads being displayed on your screen.
File or folder location:
You should run a Windows search to find the ieexplorer.exe program.
Be aware that many tasks will be similiar names to existing tasks or processes.
You can always view the running tasks on your computer by pressing ctrl-alt-del to view the windows
"task manager", and then view the "processes" tab. This will show you all tasks running or currently active
on your PC. Although this shows you all running tasks, it does not show dll file thats are loaded, as they
get loaded as part of other processes. Many spyware writers attempt to hide their files
on your computer, for example, ieexplorer.exe may be intentionally misspelled to look like a similiar task, or spyware may be named very
similiar to a Windows system task. The reason they do this is so you cannot easily recognize the name in your tasklist
as I have mentioned above. Make sure always check the location of the file if you are concerned.
You can always find the location of ieexplorer.exe on your computer by using your Windows search options, but
I will also try to list the file location of every file described on this website, so you can verify the correct location. You can view the entire tasklist directory with the link below.