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Microsoft® Cabinet Maker

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makecab.exe. What is it?

The makecab.exe is a Microsoft® Cabinet Maker.

This file is part of Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. Makecab.exe is developed by Microsoft Corporation. It’s a system and hidden file. Makecab.exe is usually located in the %WINDOWS% sub-folder and its usual size is 57,344 bytes.


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General Information

Security risk: Free spyware & virus scanRegistry Errors: Free scan (run Registry Cleaner)Uninstallation: N/A Uninstall (run Unistall Manager)Disk & Memory Usage: N/A Free scan (run Task Manager)


Author: Microsoft CorporationProcess: Microsoft® Cabinet MakerPart Of: Microsoft® Windows® Operating SystemCommon path(s): subfolder in %WINDOWS%
subfolder in %SYSTEM%
Keywords(s): systemFilesize(s): 57,344 bytes, 98,304 bytes, 98,816 bytes, 85,504 bytes, 80,896 bytes, 152,576 bytes, 75,776 bytes

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