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Process name: Automated Support Engine

Product: WildTangent Updater Service

Company: WildTangent, Inc.

File: wcmdmgr.exe

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This process is a Web driver used in many applications. It collect feedback about new hardware through the web, and also checks for and automatically downloads updates as required. http://www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/wcmdmgr.exe.html 

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Users Opinions

Average user rating of wcmdmgr.exe: based on 27 votes. Read also the 16 reviews.

  • 185 users ask for this file. 5 users rated it as not dangerous. 2 users rated it as not so dangerous. 6 users rated it as neutral. 8 users rated it as little bit dangerous. 6 users rated it as dangerous. 2 users didn't rate it ("don't know").

All comments about wcmdmgr.exe:
Wild Tangent (PC games)
I caught this exe trying to access Wild Tangent website which often places spyware on my computer. D. Wells
Wcmdmgr.exe is a common web driver which is used in many applications to automatically download updates for new hardware. This process can be removed to free up resources. Mr. Filler
Wcmdmgr.exe is a common web driver which is used in many applications to automatically download updates for new hardware.  See also: Link msf
it will give you problems with internet explorer and make internet explorer shutdown Patrick Glasco IT professional A+, Network+
Connects to Wild Tangent website without the users knowledge and potentially collect information about you and share it with other parties.  See also: Link BHARATH M N
Installed on my PC without asking for it.  See also: Link A. Pit
Useless and probably even dangerous  See also: Link Ivo Smits
It's sole purpose seems to be connecting to the 'net and transfering information. Can see no value with it. BLOCK WITH PROGRAM CONTROL Wil
Wild Tangent = Bad. ALWAYS Kyle B
Seems to invite more spyware and trojans to my computer. Difficult to completely get rid of it. Michelle
Connects to Wild Tangent without users knowledge. Useless and can be removed C.Birkner
install itself into control panel Eimi-nemelee
products of windows sonic
It tells you it's installing when you install their games, it helps make other games to work on systems like yours, it send system info to do this. I've had it on different computer for years with no problems. NOT DANGEROUS.  See also: Link Emerson S
Can be harmlessly blocked by renaming the .exe portion to .exx. This works for all .exe files I have had to remove. R Shaw

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