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What is SSScheduler.exe?

SSScheduler.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 SSScheduler.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.

SSScheduler.exe file information

The process known as McAfee Security Scanner Scheduler belongs to software McAfee Security Scan Plus or McAfee Security Scanner or McAfee Security Scan or McAfee Free Tools by McAfee (www.mcafee.com).

Description: SSScheduler.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. SSScheduler.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 255,536 bytes (46% of all occurrences), 272,248 bytes and 6 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/ssscheduler.exe.html 
The program is not visible. The SSScheduler.exe file is a Verisign signed file. The SSScheduler.exe file is certified by a trustworthy company. The application is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders). The SSScheduler.exe file is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 30% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you want to remove the program completely, go to Control Panel ⇒ Software ⇒ McAfee Security Scan Plus or McAfee Security Scan.

Recommended: Identify SSScheduler.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as SSScheduler.exe. Therefore, you should check the SSScheduler.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

it's a virus
Installs itself when you update Adobe Flash. Doesn't seem dangerous, just wants to sell you McAfee products. Remove via Control Panel.
Consumes a lot of cpu - I didn't ask for it, I don't want it
uses mem and resources!

Summary: Average user rating of SSScheduler.exe: based on 5 votes with 4 user comments.
2 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user suspects danger. 2 users think SSScheduler.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it.

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