Microsoft® Volume Shadow Copy Service

vssvc.exe. What is it?

The vssvc.exe is a Microsoft® Volume Shadow Copy Service.

This file is part of Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. Vssvc.exe is developed by Microsoft Corporation. It’s a system and hidden file. Vssvc.exe is usually located in the %WINDOWS% sub-folder and its usual size is 289,792 bytes.


Vssvc.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: Microsoft® Volume Shadow Copy ServicePart Of: Microsoft® Windows® Operating SystemCommon path(s): subfolder in %WINDOWS%
subfolder in %SYSTEM%
Keywords(s): system, hiddenFilesize(s): 289,792 bytes, 1,055,232 bytes, 279,552 bytes, 275,456 bytes, 1,054,720 bytes, 292,864 bytes, 1,025,536 bytes, 1,150,976 bytes, 290,304 bytes


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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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