File purpose and description:
livecomm.exe is a program which was most likely preinstalled on your PC when you first purchased it. The actual folder location is also listed below, always verify where its located on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware or adware simply placed elsewhere on your computer, and using the same name in an attempt to fool you. This livecomm.exe file is called LiveComm and it is the Microsoft live bundle which is installed by default starting with Windows 8. This includes many different things like calendars and other items that are part of the Microsoft live bundle. I personally dont use any of this stuff but this file is considered safe and is not virus, adware, or spyware related. (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 an executable program.
File or folder location:
This file can be found on your computer at :\Program Files\WindowsApps\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_17.5.9600.20461_x64__8wekyb3d8bbwe\livecomm.exe
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, livecomm.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 livecomm.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.