filescout.exe is usually located in the 'c:\documents and settings\%USERNAME%\application data\file scout\' folder.
Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected filescout.exe.
If you have additional information about the file, please share it with the FreeFixer users by posting a comment at the bottom of this page.
The following is the available information on filescout.exe:
filescout.exe is not signed.
8 of the 46 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the filescout.exe file. That's a 17% detection rate.
The instructions below shows how to remove filescout.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the filescout.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that filescout.exe has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:
filescout.exe may also be located in other folders than c:\documents and settings\%USERNAME%\application data\file scout\. The most common variants are listed below:
These are some of the error messages that can appear related to filescout.exe:
filescout.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
filescout.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.
filescout.exe has stopped working.
End Program - filescout.exe. This program is not responding.
filescout.exe is not a valid Win32 application.
filescout.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.
To help other users, please let us know what you will do with filescout.exe:
The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with filescout.exe. 73% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 40 users.
NOTE: Please do not use this poll as the only source of input to determine what you will do with filescout.exe.
Please share with the other users what you think about this file. What does this file do? Is it legitimate or something that your computer is better without? Do you know how it was installed on your system? Did you install it yourself or did it come bundled with some other software? Is it running smoothly or do you get some error message? Any information that will help to document this file is welcome. Thank you for your contributions.
I'm reading all new comments so don't hesitate to post a question about the file. If I don't have the answer perhaps another user can help you.