What is wmiexe.exe? Is wmiexe.exe spyware or a virus?
Process name: Windows Management Instrumentation
The WMI service exe housing is part of the Windows OS that runs as a separate process (Win98/NT/2000) or part of SVCHOST (in Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7).
It interacts with management applications through the COM interface.
Windows® Management Instrumentation (WMI) is a component of the Microsoft® Windows® operating system that provides management information and control in an enterprise environment. By using industry standards, managers can employ WMI to query and set information on desktop systems, applications, networks and other enterprise components. Developers can use WMI to create event monitoring applications that alert users when important incidents occur.
Note: The wmiexe.exe file is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32. In other cases, wmiexe.exe is a virus, spyware, trojan or worm! Check this with Security Task Manager.
Average user rating of wmiexe.exe: based on 25 votes. Read also the 22 reviews.
541 users ask for this file. 11 users rated it as not dangerous. 1 user rated it as not so dangerous. 6 users rated it as neutral. 4 users rated it as little bit dangerous. 3 users rated it as dangerous. 5 users didn't rate it ("don't know").
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