How to remove an wuaclt error
The free file information forum can help you determine if wuaclt.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.
Wuaclt.exe file information
Description: The file wuaclt.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 200,706 bytes.
The program is not visible. It is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. Program starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, C:\Windows\win.ini, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell, HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). File wuaclt.exe is not a Windows system file. wuaclt.exe is able to monitor applications and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 60% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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If wuaclt.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 64% dangerous. The file size is 2,330,624 bytes. It is a file without information about the developer of this file. The program is not visible. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, C:\Windows\win.ini, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell, HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). Wuaclt.exe is not a Windows core file.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as wuaclt.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the wuaclt.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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