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: mcsvhost.exe
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.
Purpose of this file:
McSvHost.exe is a software program which was most likely installed by you at one time or another, or it may have arrived as preinstalled software on your PC. The correct file and folder location is also listed below, and 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 in attempts to fool you. This McSvHost.exe tasklist file is part of McAfee virus software scanner and it will appear in your tasklist along with several other McAfee related programs. This McSvHost.exe file is safe and is not virus or spyware related software.
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What is the mcsvhost.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
The location C:\Program Files\Common Files\mcafee\platform\McSvcHost\McSvHost.exe is where this file is located.