What does the iFrmewrk.exe file do?
The iFrmewrk.exe process is also known as Intel Framework MFC Application or, as the case may be, Intel® PROSet/Wireless Framework and is a part of Intel PROSet/Wireless or, as the case may be, Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software. This software is produced by Intel (www.intel.com). An obsolete or defective version of iFrmewrk.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Intel Framework MFC Application has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Intel Framework MFC Application has stopped working. A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available. (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- iFrmewrk.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module iFrmewrk.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about iFrmewrk.exe Intel Framework MFC Application
iFrmewrk.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. IFrmewrk.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 602,182 bytes (24% of all these files), 385,024 bytes as well as 6 other variants.
The program appears as a small tray icon. You will find it on the Windows taskbar next to the clock. If you don't see the tray icon, click the white (<) symbol. The application has a visible window, and can be closed by clicking the red X button.. The iFrmewrk file is not part of the Windows operating system. You can use Windows Control Panel (Programs icon) to completely remove the software. IFrmewrk.exe is capable of interpret keystrokes. For this reason, 4% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
A iFrmewrk.exe file has a 21% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files\Public Documents". In this case, the file size is usually 1,935,120 bytes (25% of all these files), 1,928,976 bytes as well as 6 other variants. The iFrmewrk file is not part of the Windows operating system. The original file has been signed by a trusted signature authority. This lets you check your copy to see if it is a counterfeit. You may uninstall the related program using Windows Control Panel. This iFrmewrk.exe process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. IFrmewrk.exe is capable of log keyboard entries.
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 iFrmewrk.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 iFrmewrk?
|part of Intel Wireless |
| iFrmewrk.exe is a process associated with the Intel PRO/Set Wireless softwareand provides additional configuration options for these devices. This program is non-essential process to the running of the system, but should not be terminated unless suspected to be causing problems. |
|Intel WiFi system bar icon . After killing this process, system bar icon disappear. WiFi still functioning wine. This process use much CPU too. |
|It's constantly taking up 40% of CPU and 38M of memory on my laptop |
|On my system it uses approx 95% of CPU. I have never seen it END the processing. Although it has something to do with Wi-Fi I do not know what and appears to have no positive affect, only negative. I rate it dangerous as nothing else can be done until you FORCE the process to end. |
Summary: 19 users judge iFrmewrk.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. 3 users consider it harmless. However, 2 users consider this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. source: file.net
How to uninstall Intel PROSet/Wireless or Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software
To remove Intel Framework MFC Application from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
- Click Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Look for Intel PROSet/Wireless or Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if iFrmewrk.exe (Intel Framework MFC Application) 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 Intel Framework MFC Application. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Intel Framework MFC Application 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 iFrmewrk.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.