Is rlvknlg.exe safe or is this task spyware?



Purpose of rlvknlg.exe:









File purpose and description:

This rlvknlg.exe file is a program that was installed by you, it would not have arrived on your computer as preinstalled software. The actual disk location is also listed below so you can verify your file and location on your computer. This rlvknlg.exe file is appearing with regularity as an adware and spyware related module. Many virus checkers are reporting it as a trojan. When you attempt to delete this it may not let you if the file is in use. Press ctrl-alt-del and fine the rlvknlg.exe program in your processes list, then end the task. Then you should be able to delete it after doing this. You may also have other spyware or adware related modules on your computer, so always double check your startup modules to make sure its not running int he background. A module named rlls.dll may also be found on your computer if you had rlvknlg.exe existing on your computer. (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)
rlvknlg.exe

File type:
This is an executable program

File or folder location:
This file will be found at: C:\windows\system32\rlvknlg.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, rlvknlg.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 rlvknlg.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!