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What is MOMService.exe?

MOMService.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 MOMService.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.

MOMService.exe file information

The process known as MOMService Module belongs to software Microsoft Operations Manager (version 2005 Agent) by Microsoft (www.microsoft.com).

Description: MOMService.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. MOMService.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 7/XP is 134,656 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/momservice.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. The process can be removed using the control panel Add\Remove programs applet. MOMService.exe is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 32% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
In case you experience problems using MOMService.exe, you may also do the following:

  • turn to the software developer, Microsoft, for advice
  • find out if there is a newer version available
  • uninstall the software Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 Agent or Microsoft Operations Manager using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs)

Recommended: Identify MOMService.exe related errors

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

The MOM Service is comprised of the agent communications component and the agent on the Management Server. The MOM Service runs as Local System (on Windows 2000 or Windows Server 2003) and Network Service (only on Windows Server 2003). The account should not be changed or assigned to another account.
  Bob   (further information)

Summary: Average user rating of MOMService.exe: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment.
One user thinks MOMService.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application.

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