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What is WDSC.exe?

WDSC.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 WDSC.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.

WDSC.exe file information

The process known as WD Shadow Copy belongs to software WD Shadow Copy Service by Western Digital Technologies (www.wdc.com).

Description: WDSC.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. WDSC.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 491,920 bytes (28% of all occurrences), 483,328 bytes and 4 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/wdsc.exe.html 
The program is not visible. WDSC.exe is not a Windows system file. The program has no file description. The software can be removed using the control panel Add\Remove programs applet. Therefore the technical security rating is 31% dangerous.
In case of problems with WDSC.exe, you can also visit the www.support.wdc.com website, update to a possibly corrected version or uninstall WD SmartWare from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs".

Recommended: Identify WDSC.exe related errors

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