Content Index service

cisvc.exe. What is it?

The cisvc.exe is a Content Index service.

This file is part of Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. Cisvc.exe is developed by Microsoft Corporation. It’s a system and hidden file. Cisvc.exe is usually located in the %WINDOWS% sub-folder and its usual size is 5,632 bytes.

Important: malware can mask itself as cisvc.exe.


Cisvc.exe creates new records and folders in the Windows registry. Check your system performance to eliminate possible application conflicts and system failures. Free scan for PC issues (Special offer. See more information about Outbyte, uninstall instructions, EULA and Privacy Policy)


Author: Microsoft CorporationProcess: Content Index servicePart Of: Microsoft® Windows® Operating SystemCommon path(s): subfolder in %WINDOWS%
subfolder in %SYSTEM%
Keywords(s): system, hiddenFilesize(s): 5,632 bytes, 6,656 bytes, 5,392 bytes, 5,120 bytes, 20,480 bytes, 11,264 bytes


Malware risk: Scan your PC for viruses and Trojans
Some viruses infect computers while disguised in the form of legitimate files, like cisvc.exe. Run an antivirus scan to ensure your PC is clean and safe.
Registry Errors: Free scan (run Registry Cleaner)Uninstallation: N/A Uninstall (run Unistall Manager)Disk & Memory Usage: N/A Free scan (run Task Manager)

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