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Microsoft® Group Policy Refresh Utility

gpupdate.exe. What is it?

The gpupdate.exe is a Microsoft® Group Policy Refresh Utility. Sometimes it’s called Microsoft® Group Policy Update Utility.

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


The gpupdate.exe process is safe and disabling it can be dangerous, because programs on your computer need it to work correctly.


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® Group Policy Refresh UtilityPart Of: Microsoft® Windows® Operating SystemCommon path(s): subfolder in %SYSTEM%
subfolder in %WINDOWS%
Keywords(s): systemFilesize(s): 57,344 bytes, 16,896 bytes, 18,432 bytes, 58,368 bytes

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