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What does the FileZilla Server.exe file do?

The FileZilla Server.exe process is also known as FileZilla Server and is a part of FileZilla Server. This software is produced by FileZilla Project (filezilla-project.org). An obsolete or defective version of FileZilla Server.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about FileZilla Server.exe FileZilla Server

FileZilla Server.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. FileZilla Server.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 586,240 bytes (21% of all these files), 587,776 bytes as well as 10 other variants.
This particular software does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. The FileZilla Server file is not part of the Windows operating system. This FileZilla Server program is receiving or sending data on the LAN (your local network) or on the Internet. FileZilla Server.exe is capable of connect to the Internet. For this reason, 53% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

If you see this file on your hard drive or in Windows Task Manager, please make sure that it is not a malicious variant. It's a fact that many trojans try to cloak their true identity by calling themselves FileZilla Server.exe. With the above information or by using tools like Security Task Manager you can determine if, in your case, the file is an undesirable variant.

What do other computer users say about FileZilla Server?

FTP server, sourceforge.net/projects/filezilla/
p1A
This is the process for running the FileZilla FTP Daemon, filezilla.sourceforge.net/
Justin Emilio
Filezilla Server, an FTP server, not harmfull
Dinges
GUI Component of the Filezilla server (further information...)
painless
ftp server from mozilla (further information...)
gej
FTP Server, Mostly secure.
Maelia
FTP Server, Completely secure. Before stopping this service ask your network administrator
jjaimevera
ftp very usefull
al

Summary: 8 users judge FileZilla Server.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. source: file.net

How to uninstall FileZilla Server

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To remove FileZilla Server from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Look for FileZilla Server in the list of available programs.
  5. Click Uninstall.

How to tell if FileZilla Server.exe (FileZilla Server) was uninstalled cleanly

After uninstalling, restart your computer. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. Be sure to check the Registry as well for remnants of FileZilla Server. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for FileZilla Server or the name of the producer. Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry.

What to do if a program does not uninstall

The easiest way to remove any kind of software cleanly and accurately is to use an uninstaller tool. Because the uninstaller automatically creates a backup, there is no risk of anything going wrong.

Last but not least

If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or FileZilla Server.exe is causing problems for you, a good Windows diagnostic tool may very well help. This is especially effective when it comes to older computers that have accumulated vast quantities of "garbage data" as the result of many software installs and uninstalls.

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