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Program info

Estimated safety rating


csrss.exe is a application which is most likely NOT a virus or malware. So, if csrss.exe is on your computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is clean, we still advise you to use a well-known antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to yourself your system against threats.

Executable file path


The default name and directory where the program is stored is

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 checksum for this executable is 185139ecfa7170d089cb56c56c0b7b95.

Is running as a service


This application is NOT registered as a Windows service. This is very good.

Belongs to the operating system


csrss.exe seems to have something to do with Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.

Is a 32 bit executable file


This application runs as a 32-bit program. It can not exploit the entire set of features of modern computer chips. This is quite normal because the publishers did not upgrade it to 64-bit code.

File description

 Client Server Runtime Process

The description written in the file is Client Server Runtime Process.

File version

 10.0.10586.0 (th2_release.151029-1700)

File version 10.0.10586.0 (th2_release.151029-1700).


 Microsoft Corporation

Maker Microsoft Corporation.


 © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Copyright notice © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..

Has valid windows


csrss.exe appears to have a visible user interface. This means it doesn't operate in some kind of invisible mode. Its activity is clearly shown to you.

Digitally signed


csrss.exe is digitally signed. Nowadays the large majority of virus-free software applications are digitally signed.

Valid digital signature


The digital signature attached to csrss.exe verifies as ok. This is most likely a clean, ok program.

Certifier name

 Microsoft Windows Publisher

Digital certificate name: Microsoft Windows Publisher

Issuer name

 Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011

Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011

Can be uninstalled


This executable does NOT have a removal routine stored in registry.