What is LMS.exe?
LMS.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 LMS.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.
LMS.exe file information
The process known as Local Manageability Service or Intel® Local Management Service belongs to software Intel® Active Management Technology Local Manageability Service or Intel® Management and Security Application Local Management Service or Intel® Management & Security Application Local Manageability Service or Intel® Con. Management Engine Local Manageability Service by Intel (www.intel.com).
Description: LMS.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. LMS.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 262,144 bytes (22% of all occurrences), 268,824 bytes and 23 more variants.
The program is not visible. It is not a Windows core file. The file has a digital signature. It is a Verisign signed file. LMS.exe is able to hide itself. Therefore the technical security rating is 36% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You have the option to uninstall Intel(R) Management Engine Components or Intel(R) Management Engine software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).
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If LMS.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 58% dangerous. The file size is 262,144 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 174,116 bytes.
The program is not visible. The LMS.exe file is not a Windows core file.
LMS.exe is able to hide itself.
You have the option to uninstall Intel(R) Management Engine Components software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).
Important: Some malware also uses the file name LMS.exe, for example Trojan-Downloader.NSIS.Agent.ei (detected by Kaspersky), and Generic Downloader.x!fhi (detected by McAfee). Therefore, you should check the LMS.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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