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Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)

winmgmt.exe. What is it?

The winmgmt.exe is a Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI). Sometimes it’s called WMI Service Control Utility.

This file is part of Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. Winmgmt.exe is developed by Microsoft Corporation. It’s a system and hidden file. Winmgmt.exe is usually located in the %WINDOWS% sub-folder and its usual size is 13,312 bytes.


The winmgmt.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: Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)Part Of: Microsoft® Windows® Operating SystemCommon path(s): subfolder in %WINDOWS%
subfolder in %SYSTEM%
Keywords(s): systemFilesize(s): 13,312 bytes, 192,567 bytes, 78,336 bytes, 77,824 bytes, 13,824 bytes, 196,685 bytes, 78,848 bytes

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