How to remove an MSSvc error
The free file information forum can help you determine if MSSvc.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.
MSSvc.exe file information
Description: MSSvc.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows\System32 or sometimes in a subfolder of C:\Windows or in a subfolder of C:\Windows\System32\drivers.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 2,142,720 bytes (44% of all occurrences), 1,462,272 bytes, 2,160,128 bytes, 3,206,656 bytes or 1,474,560 bytes.
There is no information about the author of the file. The program is not visible. It is an unknown file in the Windows folder. File MSSvc.exe is not a Windows system file. The process listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. MSSvc.exe is able to hide itself, record inputs and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 85% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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If MSSvc.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 56% dangerous. The file size is 114,688 bytes (63% of all occurrences) or 102,400 bytes.
There is no file information. The program is not visible. MSSvc.exe is not a Windows system file.
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If MSSvc.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 74% dangerous. The file size is 53,248 bytes (50% of all occurrences), 40,960 bytes, 418,304 bytes, 423,928 bytes or 1,256,957 bytes. There is no information about the author of the file. The file is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. The process starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, C:\Windows\win.ini, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunServices, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell, HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). MSSvc.exe is not a Windows core file. The program has no visible window. MSSvc.exe is able to hide itself.
External information from Paul Collins:
There are different files with the same name:
- "MSSVC.EXE" must run at start up. Stealthdisk - hides folders, files and applications. Will also encrypt them for better protection
- "SysPool" must run at start up. StealthDisk - hides folders, files and applications. Will also encrypt them for better protection
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as MSSvc.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the MSSvc.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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