Frequently Asked Questions

What are EXE Errors?

EXE errors, which occur due to problems in EXE files on your PC, are some of the most common computer errors that you may come across on a Windows computer.  EXE files, or Executable files, are files written to accomplish a task when they are run, such as such as running a software program.

What Causes EXE Errors?

EXE errors originate when there is some kind of malfunction related to EXE files. Although EXE errors can be caused due to various reasons, some of the more popular reasons are corrupt or broken EXE files, viruses, spyware, or conflicting EXE files.

Common Symptoms of EXE Errors

EXE errors commonly result in EXE related error messages and in many cases will not allow software programs to run or function properly. In addition, EXE errors can cause program lock-ups, slow PC performance, system freezes, shut down and startup problems, and installation errors.

How to Fix EXE Errors

Most EXE errors are easy to repair, while others require a more technical resolution. You can find a list of EXE errors on our sitemap. Also, it is highly recommended to run an EXE Error & Performance Scan in order to automatically detect EXE errors, repair them, and optimize PC performance.

How to Fix EXE Errors Related Spyware Problems

EXE files are common targets of spyware, often causing the EXE file to become corrupt. It is recommended that you sweep your system with an updated anti-spyware tool so that your system is spyware-infection free.

How to Fix EXE Errors Related Driver Problems

Some EXE errors are related to driver problems such as obsolete, outdated or incompatible drivers.  A driver update tool is recommended to scan your system for corrupted and outdated drivers and to ensure that all your drivers stay up-to-date.