English | Deutsch

What is MSM.exe?

MSM.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 MSM.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.

MSM.exe file information

The process known as MSM Service belongs to software ME Services Manager or MSM for Windows NT or SuperMemo AE Speed up by IntelĀ® (www.intel.com) or Micronetics Design.

Description: MSM.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file MSM.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 810,704 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 2,339,840 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/msm.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. MSM.exe is not a Windows core file. MSM.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 58% dangerous.
If you still experience problems with MSM.exe, you can uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > SuperMemo AE Speed up!).

Recommended: Identify MSM.exe related errors

If MSM.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 42% dangerous. The file size is 1,628,600 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 2,476,432 bytes. The program is not visible. MSM.exe is digitally signed. The MSM.exe file is not a Windows system file. MSM.exe is able to monitor applications.
If you still experience problems with MSM.exe, you can do the following:

  • visit the www.intel.com website
  • uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > i_msm or i_redistributables)

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

There are no user opinions yet. Why not be the first to write a short comment?

Do you have additional information? Help other users!
What do you know about MSM.exe: 
How do you rate it: 
Link for more info's: 
Your Name: 

MSM scanner

Security Task Manager shows all running Windows tasks including embedded hidden functions (e.g. keyboard or browser monitoring, autostart entry). A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware, keylogger or a Trojan.

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, trojans, keyloggers, malware and tracking threats from your hard disk. Ideal supplement to Security Task Manager.

SpeedUpMyPC scans, cleans, repairs and optimizes your computer.

Other processes

MSM.exe [all]