What is Windows Menager.exe?

Windows Menager.exe is usually located in the 'c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\roaming\windows menager\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected Windows Menager.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 [?]

Windows Menager.exe does not have any version or vendor information.

Digital signatures [?]

The verification of Windows Menager.exe's digital signature failed.

Signer namegpup_live_c1
Certificate issuer nameHP_STANDALONE
Certificate serial number29e6291a45a1ba98416681f34ec39c34

VirusTotal report

12 of the 56 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the Windows Menager.exe file. That's a 21% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
Ad-Aware Trojan.GenericKD.2639831
Arcabit Trojan.Generic.D2847D7
Avira TR/Rogue.215928
BitDefender Trojan.GenericKD.2639831
Emsisoft Trojan.GenericKD.2639831 (B)
F-Secure Trojan.GenericKD.2639831
GData Trojan.GenericKD.2639831
Kaspersky UDS:DangerousObject.Multi.Generic
MicroWorld-eScan Trojan.GenericKD.2639831
nProtect Trojan.GenericKD.2639831
Qihoo-360 HEUR/QVM10.1.Malware.Gen
Rising PE:Malware.Techsnab!6.2585
12 of the 56 anti-virus programs detected the Windows Menager.exe file.

Windows Menager.exe removal instructions

The instructions below shows how to remove Windows Menager.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the Windows Menager.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that Windows Menager.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 Windows Menager.exe in the scan result and tick the checkbox next to the Windows Menager.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 Windows Menager.exe in the scan result.
    Red arrow point on the unwanted file
    c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\roaming\windows menager\Windows Menager.exe
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the scan result and press the Fix button. FreeFixer will now delete the Windows Menager.exe file.
    Screenshot of Fix button
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. If Windows Menager.exe still remains in the scan result, proceed with the next step. If Windows Menager.exe is gone from the scan result you're done.
  7. If Windows Menager.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 Windows Menager.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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Filename variants

Windows Menager.exe may also use other filenames. The most common variants are listed below:

Folder name variants

Windows Menager.exe may also be located in other folders than c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\roaming\windows menager\. The most common variants are listed below:

Other files also named Windows Menager.exe

Windows Menager.exe (59 votes)

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Error Messages

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

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

windows menager.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.

windows menager.exe has stopped working.

End Program - windows menager.exe. This program is not responding.

windows menager.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

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

What will you do with the file?

To help other users, please let us know what you will do with the file:

What did other users do?

The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with the file. 55% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 11 users.

User vote results: There were 6 votes to remove and 5 votes to keep

NOTE: Please do not use this poll as the only source of input to determine what you will do with the file. Only 11 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.

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.

Roger Karlsson writes

3 thumbs

Windows Menager.exe was installed on my system after testing a download promoted at ThePirateBay.

Windows Menager.exe is malware and should be deleted ASAP. You can use FreeFixer or other tools to remove the file. In FreeFixer, you can find the Windows Menager.exe file under "Scheduled Tasks" in the scan result and check it for removal there.

# 14 Aug 2015, 1:29

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