What is Client.exe?

Client.exe's description is " " according to the Client.exe version information.

Client.exe is digitally signed by Inertware.

Client.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files (x86)\Search Extensions\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected Client.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.

Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on Client.exe:

File description
Internal nameClient.exe
Original filenameClient.exe
Legal copyright
Product version1.0.5373.15065
File version1.0.5373.15065

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

File description
Internal nameClient.exe
Original filenameClient.exe
Legal copyright
Product version1.0.5373.15065
File version1.0.5373.15065

Digital signatures [?]

Client.exe has a valid digital signature.

Signer nameInertware
Certificate issuer nameCOMODO Code Signing CA 2
Certificate serial number00b17d2dc81a4ab47b03a1531303433731

VirusTotal report

5 of the 55 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the Client.exe file. That's a 9% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
AVG Generic.F4F
AVware AdKnowledge (fs)
ESET-NOD32 a variant of MSIL/Adware.iBryte.F
Kaspersky not-a-virus:AdWare.MSIL.RocketTab.gf
VIPRE AdKnowledge (fs)
5 of the 55 anti-virus programs detected the Client.exe file.

Client.exe removal instructions

The instructions below shows how to remove Client.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the Client.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that Client.exe has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:

  1. Download and install FreeFixer: http://www.freefixer.com/download.html
  2. Start FreeFixer and press the Start Scan button. The scan will finish in approximately five minutes.
    Screenshot of Start Scan button
  3. When the scan is finished, locate Client.exe in the scan result and tick the checkbox next to the Client.exe file. Do not check any other file for removal unless you are 100% sure you want to delete it. Tip: Press CTRL-F to open up FreeFixer's search dialog to quickly locate Client.exe in the scan result.
    Red arrow point on the unwanted file
    C:\Program Files (x86)\Search Extensions\Client.exe
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the scan result and press the Fix button. FreeFixer will now delete the Client.exe file.
    Screenshot of Fix button
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. If Client.exe still remains in the scan result, proceed with the next step. If Client.exe is gone from the scan result you're done.
  7. If Client.exe still remains in the scan result, check its checkbox again in the scan result and click Fix.
  8. Restart your computer.
  9. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. Verify that Client.exe no longer appear in the scan result.
Please select the option that best describe your thoughts on the removal instructions given above

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Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to client.exe:

client.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

client.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.

has stopped working.

End Program - client.exe. This program is not responding.

client.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

client.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

What will you do with Client.exe?

To help other users, please let us know what you will do with Client.exe:

What did other users do?

The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with Client.exe. 100% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 3 users.

Keep0 %
Remove100 %

NOTE: Please do not use this poll as the only source of input to determine what you will do with Client.exe. Only 3 users has voted so far so it does not offer a high degree of confidence.


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.

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