How to remove an mchost error
The free file information forum can help you determine if mchost.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
Mchost.exe file information
Description: The file mchost.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files\Common Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 148,824 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 151,056 bytes or 150,032 bytes.
The program has no visible window. File mchost.exe is a Verisign signed file. The file is certified by a trustworthy company. It is not a Windows system file. mchost.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous.
Recommended: Identify mchost.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as mchost.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the mchost.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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