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Program info

Estimated safety rating


ehshell.exe is a program which is probably NOT a virus or malware. So, if ehshell.exe is on your computer, it is probably ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is virus-free, we still advise you to run a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend your PC against potential security problems.

Executable file path


Usually, this application is stored in C:\Windows\ehome\ehshell.exe.

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 fingerprint for this file is b0222bd0f9d97488d691bcc02b051a92.

Is running as a service


This application does NOT operate as a Windows service. This is usually a good sign.

Accesses the internet


This application uses the net to communicate. In this day and age this is quite normal. For example, most of the apps on your computer check for updates. For this, Internet communications are required.

Belongs to the operating system


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

Is a 32 bit executable file


This app runs in 32-bit mode. It can not use the entire set of features of modern PC chips. This is quite normal because the makers did not upgrade it to 64-bit code.

File description

 Windows Media Center

The description present in the exe is Windows Media Center.

File version

 6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255)

File version 6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255).


 Microsoft Corporation

Maker Microsoft Corporation.


 © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Intellectual property rights notice © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..

Has valid windows


ehshell.exe appears to have a visible user interface. This is good because it doesn't operate in a kind of stealth mode. Its activity is clearly displayed to you.

Digitally signed


ehshell.exe has a digital signature. Today the large majority of clean software applications are digitally signed.

Valid digital signature


The digital signature found in ehshell.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.

Certifier name

 Microsoft Windows

Digital certificate name: Microsoft Windows

Issuer name

 Microsoft Windows Verification PCA

Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Verification PCA

Can be uninstalled


This executable does NOT have an uninstall routine stored in registry.