What is AutoKMS.exe?
AutoKMS.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if AutoKMS.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.
AutoKMS.exe file information
Description: AutoKMS.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. AutoKMS.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 446,258 bytes (37% of all occurrences), 615,936 bytes, 647,168 bytes, 614,400 bytes or 472,576 bytes.
The process has no file description. The file is not a Windows core file. The AutoKMS.exe file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. The program is not visible. Therefore the technical security rating is 48% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
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If AutoKMS.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows, the security rating is 57% dangerous. The file size is 1,923,584 bytes (28% of all occurrences), 1,725,440 bytes and 4 more variants. There is no description of the program. It is an unknown file in the Windows folder. The program has no visible window. The file is not a Windows core file. AutoKMS.exe is able to manipulate other programs and record inputs.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as AutoKMS.exe, for example Trojan.Generic.6171064 (detected by BitDefender), and Generic PUP.z!gp (detected by McAfee). Therefore, you should check the AutoKMS.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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