comppkgsrv.exe - Is comppkgsrv.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is comppkgsrv.exe?
Purpose of comppkgsrv.exe:



Process or task name:

Always double check your task spelling if you are concerned about spyware or viruses, as often they use similiar spelling for these windows processes and tasks: comppkgsrv.exe

File type:
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.

Purpose of this file:
CompPkgSrv.exe is a software program which was most likely arrived on your computer without you even realizing it. The hard drive location for this CompPkgSrv.exe task is shown below, and folder location should always be verified as spyware and virus writers will often use the same named file or like named files and just locate them elsewhere to fool you. This CompPkgSrv.exe file is part of a Windows update and it will appear suddenly due to the Windows update taking place. This is called the Windows Component Package Support Server software. This is not related to spyware, malware, viruses, etc. Visit comppkgsrv.exe for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the comppkgsrv.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This software module will be found at : C:\Windows\System32\comppkgsrv.exe


  • Is comppkgsrv.exe spyware?
        No, this windows task is not spyware.

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        No, this windows task is not popup or adware related software.

  • Is comppkgsrv.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove comppkgsrv.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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