What is VBoxTray.exe?

VBoxTray.exe is part of Oracle VM VirtualBox Guest Additions and developed by Oracle Corporation according to the VBoxTray.exe version information.

VBoxTray.exe's description is "VirtualBox Guest Additions Tray Application"

VBoxTray.exe is digitally signed by Oracle Corporation.

VBoxTray.exe is usually located in the 'C:\WINDOWS\system32\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about VBoxTray.exe.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on VBoxTray.exe:

Product nameOracle VM VirtualBox Guest Additions
Company nameOracle Corporation
File descriptionVirtualBox Guest Additions Tray Application
Internal nameVBoxTray
Original filenameVBoxTray.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright (C) 2009-2018 Oracle Corporation
Product version5.2.18.124319
File version5.2.18.124319

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

Product nameOracle VM VirtualBox Guest Additions
Company nameOracle Corporation
File descriptionVirtualBox Guest Additions Tray Appl..
Internal nameVBoxTray
Original filenameVBoxTray.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright (C) 2009-2018 Oracle Corpo..
Product version5.2.18.124319
File version5.2.18.124319

Digital signatures [?]

VBoxTray.exe has a valid digital signature.

Signer nameOracle Corporation
Certificate issuer nameVeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA
Certificate serial number65d365a24ee7e137105bbac2335816d8

VirusTotal report

None of the 67 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the VBoxTray.exe file.

None of the 67 anti-virus programs detected the VBoxTray.exe file.

Other files also named VBoxTray.exe

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Hashes [?]


Error Messages

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

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

vboxtray.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.

VirtualBox Guest Additions Tray Application has stopped working.

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

vboxtray.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

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

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