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

What is download.exe file ?


Most antivirus programs identify Download.exe as malware—for example BitDefender identifies it as Gen:Variant.Adware.Mikey.9279, and McAfee identifies it as MultiPlug-FWS or MultiPlug-FWG.

Follow steps bellow to try fix the problem with download.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.


download.exe descriptions


Abyss Web Server is a light web server application designed for the Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux platforms. Download.exe runs the Abyss Web Server updater. This is not an essential Windows process and can be disabled if known to create problems.;The Abyss Web Server supports HTTP/1.1, secure SSL/TLS connections (HTTPS), HTTP compression, IPv6, IP address control, native ASP.NET, ISAPI extensions, extended Side Includes (XSSI), reverse proxying, custom error pages, password protection, bandwidth throttling, dynamic content generation using CGI/FastCGI scripts, anti-leeching, an automatic anti-hacking system, and log rotation.;Aprelium is a Tunisian company that develops networking software and standard communication protocols. The company was founded as Aprelium Technologies in 2001 but changed its name to Aprelium in December, 2007. It is currently headquartered in Tunis, Tunisia.;Download stands for Abyss Update Download er;The free file information forum can help you find out how to remove it. If you have additional information about this file, please leave a comment or a suggestion for other users.