What is GitHubDesktopSetup.exe?

GitHubDesktopSetup.exe is part of Simplecollaborationfromyourdesktop and developed by GitHub, Inc. according to the GitHubDesktopSetup.exe file information. In certain cases, malicious trackers and scripts can disguise themselves as legitimate files, like GitHubDesktopSetup.exe, leading to glitches, overload and system malfunctions.

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GitHubDesktopSetup.exe's description is "Simplecollaborationfromyourdesktop".

GitHubDesktopSetup.exe is digitally signed by GitHub, Inc..

GitHubDesktopSetup.exe is an .exe file.

GitHubDesktopSetup.exe is usually located in the following folder:

%USERPROFILE%\Downloads\GitHubDesktopSetup.exe

GitHubDesktopSetup.exe basic information

Description
Simplecollaborationfromyourdesktop
Internal Name
Setup.exe
Version
2.6.2
Company
Hash
F3ADFC838E0A9BB9FF942004B1B3500B

GitHubDesktopSetup.exe running processes

%LOCALAPPDATA%\SquirrelTemp\Update.exe

GitHubDesktopSetup.exe actions

List of the actions GitHubDesktopSetup.exe executes on a user's PC
%LOCALAPPDATA%\SquirrelTemp\background.gif
new file created
%LOCALAPPDATA%\SquirrelTemp\GitHubDesktop-2.6.2-full.nupkg
new file created
%LOCALAPPDATA%\SquirrelTemp\RELEASES
new file created
%LOCALAPPDATA%\SquirrelTemp\setupIcon.ico
new file created
%LOCALAPPDATA%\SquirrelTemp\Update.exe
new file created
%LOCALAPPDATA%\SquirrelTemp
new catalogue created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\\C:\WINDOWS\system32\NOTEPAD.EXE.FriendlyAppName
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\\C:\WINDOWS\system32\NOTEPAD.EXE.ApplicationCompany
new registry key parameter created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\User\SquirrelTemp\background.gif
new file created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\User\SquirrelTemp\GitHubDesktop-2.6.2-full.nupkg
new file created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\User\SquirrelTemp\RELEASES
new file created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\User\SquirrelTemp\setupIcon.ico
new file created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\User\SquirrelTemp\Update.exe
new file created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.log
new registry key created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.log\OpenWithProgids
new registry key created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.log\OpenWithProgids\\txtfile
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.log\OpenWithList
new registry key created
%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\SquirrelTemp\background.gif
new file created
%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\SquirrelTemp\GitHubDesktop-2.6.2-full.nupkg
new file created
%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\SquirrelTemp\RELEASES
new file created
%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\SquirrelTemp\setupIcon.ico
new file created
%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\SquirrelTemp\Update.exe
new file created

GitHubDesktopSetup.exe actions

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GitHubDesktopSetup.exe's virus check

74%

of antivirus scans don't detect any virus in it

23%

of antivirus scans detect it as a potentially unwanted program

3%

of antivirus scans detect a virus in it

GitHubDesktopSetup.exe user rating

74%

of users rate GitHubDesktopSetup.exe as a useful program

21%

of users find GitHubDesktopSetup.exe to be a potentially unwanted program

5%

of users find GitHubDesktopSetup.exe to be malicious or a scam

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