What is QtWebEngineProcess.exe? How to Fix it?

You all know how to operate a computer and which file is more important and which is not. Similarly, there is a file in your computer which is a .exe file meaning a data file named QTWebEnginePrcess.exe.

This file is located in your program file’s folder as we will further on disclose its location to you but for now, let us study what this file actually does to your computer.

It is a hypothesis of some people that this file works like a virus in the computer and some say that it works to protect the operating system from other viruses. 

If you have seen the file format of this QTwebengineprocess.exe so you can determine various things like this file is an executable file and many executable files can harm your computer in some cases.

With that said, in this article, you can learn about the file and decide whether the file is a virus for your operating system or whether the file belongs to the operating system.

What Is QtWebEngineProcess.exe?


QtWebengineProcess.exe is an executable file which is a part of QT web engine and is created by Qt company. Let us talk about Qt web engine. Qt web engine is a search engine and is built for embedded web content for different applications.

This search engine was built and is processed by QTWebEngineProcess.exe. But the process is not important to make the software work so if it is causing some problem you should disable it.

QT web engine is based on chromium project and enables website embedding from the browser to your QT applications. The process work on those browsers that may not have described their native web engine.

The web engine or the browser code was done on QML types and C++ classes with the help of CSS and JavaScript. The C++ classes are used for rendering HTML and XHTML and of course the SVG documents.

The Company was found in 1994 which was name QT Company. The company contains a license, development and also supports the QT platform.

QT company introduced a cross-platform from which you can see that the company is offering more than 70 people using this platform to develop QT based applications such as laptops, PC, embedded and mobile platforms.

As we have said the .exe extension file can be dangerous for the computer so if you identify some viruses with this file then you should immediately delete the file. If you think that this file I safe to use and not a virus then you should tell us by your experience. Let us know your opinion an comment in our comment section. 

QtWebEngineProcess.exe File Information

QtWebEngineProcess.exe File Information

The file is not essential for windows and can be removed when you want to remove. The location of this file is in C:\ Program file x86\ origins. The size of the file in every Windows operating system is 30, 024 bytes.

The file has no information on its developer plus the file is hidden and can not be found if you want to find it you should first uncheck the option of Unhidden.

Even the file is not a Windows core file but it is from a trustworthy company and is able to monitor apps which means the file is original and that’s why the technical rating of this file 37% dangerous which is too low compare to other companies or software.

Although if the location of the process file is changed so the technical rating will be 63% dangerous as it will contain a virus that you should remove immediately.

We would like to share another important news with you that will be beneficial for you in case if you are interested to know more about QTWebEngineProcess.exe. Sometimes a malware camouflages through your system and named itself QTWebEngineProcess.exe.

The malware can be located in C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System 32. Therefore, you should keep a check of this file to see if the process is a threat or not plus we would like to recommend Security Task Manager that will automatically verify your computer’s security.

This Task manager was the top download pick for PC world and The Washington Post. 

Best Practices for Resolving QtWebEngineProcess.exe Issues

QtWebEngineProcess.exe Issues

The best practices for resolving QTWebEngineProcess.exe issues can be various. If you keep cleaning your computer daily that will avoid all your issues that this file will create.

The cleaning of a computer means running an anti-virus malware scan every day so if there any viruses they can be detected and removed.

You should clean your drive every day by the help of Clean Manager (cleanmgr), with the help of Scan Now (SFC/scannow) and by uninstalling the programs that you no longer use. 

You can check which programs auto start by using Microsoft Configurations (msconfig) and should update your operating system daily by enabling Windows Automatic Update.

Always make sure to back up your data so it can be saved if something gets wrong.

After keeping a check on all these things something gets wrong even then and a serious problem occurs you should check the last thing you did means the last thing that you installed on your computer or to check where the problem started by checking the last thing you were doing.

The resmon command can help you identify the problem that is causing you this much trouble.

If a problem occurs instead of reinstalling the whole operating system you are advised to repair the installation or if you have Windows 8 or a bigger version of Windows you are advised to execute DISM.exe/online/clean-image/Restorehealth command.

This command will allow repairing the operating system without losing any data of yours. If you wanna analyze the QTWebEngineProcess.exe there are only to ways to do so.

First, Security Task Manager, it will show you all the running processes and programs including the hidden programs that are anonymously working into the system such as the keyboard, browser monitoring and autostart entries.

The Security task Manager will tell you the security risk rating of every program because every program has a unique security rating that will help you identify which is malware, spyware or a Trojan.

Second, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, it will instantly detect and removes all the types of viruses from your hardware such as sleepy spyware, adware, malware, Trojans, keyloggers and trackers. 


 We hope that this article will help you learn about the other executable files as well. At the beginning, we asked you a question so if you are ready for your opinion then you should comment it down.

If you have any queries we are here to help. 

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