What is Svchost.exe?

General Info

File Name Svchost.exe
Process Name Microsoft Service Host Process
File Size 14,336 bytes (86% of all occurrence), 12,800 bytes and 22,016 bytes
File Location C:|Windows|System32

Svchost.exe is a system process which comes included with Windows. The official process name is Microsoft Service Host Process. File sizes will differ from computer to computer but documented file sizes are 14,336 bytes (86% of all occurrence), 12,800 bytes and 22,016 bytes. Svchost.exe should not be disabled or removed because it's an essential file required by your computer's Windows Operating system. But Svchost.exe may be damaged and corrupt causing errors, high CPU usage and slow computer performance.

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