What is chrome.exe?

chrome.exe is part of Google Chrome and developed by Google LLC according to the chrome.exe version information.

chrome.exe's description is "Google Chrome"

chrome.exe is digitally signed by Google LLC.

chrome.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\' folder.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on chrome.exe:

Product nameGoogle Chrome
Company nameGoogle LLC
File descriptionGoogle Chrome
Internal namechrome_exe
Original filenamechrome.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright 2023 Google LLC. All rights reserved.
Product version111.0.5563.65
File version111.0.5563.65

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

Product nameGoogle Chrome
Company nameGoogle LLC
File descriptionGoogle Chrome
Internal namechrome_exe
Original filenamechrome.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright 2023 Google LLC. All right..
Product version111.0.5563.65
File version111.0.5563.65

Digital signatures [?]

chrome.exe has a valid digital signature.

Signer nameGoogle LLC
Certificate issuer nameDigiCert Trusted G4 Code Signing RSA4096 SHA384 2021 CA1
Certificate serial number0e4418e2dede36dd2974c3443afb5ce5

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Folder name variants

chrome.exe may also be located in other folders than C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\. The most common variants are listed below:

Other files also named chrome.exe

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TCP/UDP Listening Ports [?]

chrome.exe has been reported to listen on the following TCP/UDP ports.

PortProtocol# Occurrences
5353UDP v41

Hashes [?]


Error Messages

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

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

chrome.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.

Google Chrome has stopped working.

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

chrome.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

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

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