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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
This program is from Microsoft and is a related to the WMI operations on your computer ( Microsoft Windows Management Instrumentation). This is part of your Windows operating system. Visit wmiprvse.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 wmiprvse.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This program is located at : C:\WINDOWS\System32\wbem\


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

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

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