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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
MpCmdRun.exe is a program which was most likely installed by you and probably did not arrive as preinstalled program on your PC. The actual disk location for this MpCmdRun.exe task is also listed below, as you should always verify where its located on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware or virus related software which was placed elsewhere on your computer using the same name hoping you wont recognize it. This MpCmdRun.exe software is part of Microsoft Windows Defender. On earlier versions of Windows it came preinstalled, but now you most likely would have installed it yourself. This file is considered safe and is not virus, malware, or spyware related. Visit mpcmdrun.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 mpcmdrun.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file can be found on your computer at C:\Program Files\Windows Defender


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

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

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