Information about the .exe (exe) file type

This is one of two possibilities that we have on file for the .exe file extension, follow this link to view both possibilities.

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .exe (exe) file type.

.exe
Executable file.

Take care when deleting exe files. On Windows systems it is generally preferable to use the Install/Uninstall applet in the Windows Control Panel to remove programs.

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .exe files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .exe. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.