What is df.exe and how to fix df.exe ?

What is df.exe file ?


In some case df.exe can harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the df.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.

Follow steps bellow to try fix the problem with df.exe

1. Use cleanmgr

To run the command cleanmgr :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box , followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command cleanmgr and press Enter.

2. Use sfc /scannow

To run the command sfc /scannow :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command sfc /scannow and press Enter.

3. uninstalling programs :

To uninstall unnecessary programs :
Open the Start menu (Press Windows key + X) .
Click the first menu item Programs and Features.
Search unnecessary programs in the list of installed programs, .
Click the software you want to uninstall.

4. using msconfig

To run the command msconfig :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command msconfig and press Enter.

5. Automatic Update

To run the command wuauclt /ShowWindowsUpdate:
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command wuauclt /ShowWindowsUpdate and press Enter.

6. Use resmon command

To run the command resmon :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command resmon and press Enter.

7. use DISM.exe

To run the command DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth and press Enter.


df.exe descriptions


Df.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. Df.exe is located in a subfolder of “C:Program Files (x86)”—for instance C:Program Files (x86)Direct Folders.;Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 866,112 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 268,288 bytes or 2,423,496 bytes.;The program has no visible window. The software is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: MACHINERun, User Shell Folders).;It is not a Windows system file. The df.exe file is digitally signed.;Df.exe is able to monitor applications.;Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.;Uninstalling this variant;If there are any problems with df.exe, you can ask Customer Support to assist you, update to a possibly corrected version or uninstall Direct Folders or Defraggler software via Windows Control Panel/ Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 10/8/7).