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What is McScript_InUse.exe?

McScript_InUse.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 McScript_InUse.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.

McScript_InUse.exe file information

The process known as McAfee Script Engine or McAfee Agent Script Engine belongs to software McAfee Common Script Engine or McAfee Common Framework or McAfee Agent by Network Associates (nai.com) or McAfee (www.mcafee.com).

Description: McScript_InUse.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. McScript_InUse.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 294,967 bytes (41% of all occurrences), 939,328 bytes and 4 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/mcscript_inuse.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. The file is not a Windows system file. McScript_InUse.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 37% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
If you still experience problems with McScript_InUse.exe, you can do the following:
  1) uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > McAfee Agent)
  2) ask for help from Support.

Recommended: Identify McScript_InUse.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as McScript_InUse.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the McScript_InUse.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.


User Comments

Meine Version hat eine Dateigroesse von 169.280 bytes und eine gueltige dig. signature from Mc Afee Inc.
  Rilo Naumann, Germany  
It is part of McAfee
Dieses Programm versucht mehrfach, Verbindung zu einem Server via Internet herzustellen!
Uses high CPU until terminated. Forntunately, can be fixed. See link.
It is a program that is used to monitor and if necessary to BLOCK access to a website, it seems.
  Menon   (further information)
Script Engine for Mcafee Virus scan

Rating chart

Summary: Average user rating of McScript_InUse.exe: based on 6 votes with 6 user comments.
3 users think McScript_InUse.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user thinks McScript_InUse.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it. One user is not sure about it.

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