Is mcbuilder.exe safe or is this malware?



Purpose of mcbuilder.exe:









mcbuilder.exe file purpose and description:

mcbuilder.exe is a software program which was most likely on your computer without you attempting to even install it. The hard drive folder location for this mcbuilder.exe file is also show below, always verify where its located on your hard drive. It is common for malware or virus writers to put a similiar named file in other folders hoping to fool you, so its always best double check the folder location to make sure its the right program task you are viewing. This mcbuilder.exe program file is a task that come with Microsoft Windows and it is known as their resource cache builder that will occasionally run and appear in your system task list. Although you will see this occasionally in your task list, it will not always remain there. This mcbuilder.exe task is considered safe, and is not considered malware, spyware, or virus related software. (Please feel free to visit what-is-exe.com at any time in the future for finding out if tasks are rogue or valid windows tasks). (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)
mcbuilder.exe

File type:
This is an executable program.

Where is the file or folder located on my computer?
This file will be found at: C:\Windows\System32\mcbuilder.exe


General information:
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, mcbuilder.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 mcbuilder.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.

Jump to the entire processes list here!