wextract.exe is a process from Microsoft Corporation. It can be found in the
location of %windir%\ServicePackFiles\i386. It is a potential security risk which can
be modified maliciously by virus. wextract.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common wextract.exe Error Messages
"File wextract.exe is missing.""Cannot find file wextract.exe""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ wextract.exe""The file wextract.exe is missing""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ wextract.exe"
"This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.""This process continues running after closing all Microsoft Office applications"
wextract.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Programs other than wextract.exe gaining access to protected memory spaceThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedShortage of RAMConstant system freezesUndesired spyware attacksNetwork connection failureCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this errorLower and lower CPU usageDeteriorate Windows operating system performanceimproper system shutdownDamaged or incorrect version of the wextract.exe file