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Program info

Estimated safety rating


mmc.exe is a application which is most likely legit. So, if mmc.exe is on your laptop or desktop computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is virus-free, we still advise you to run a well-known antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend your PC against viruses and malware.

Executable file path


This program is normally found in C:\Windows\System32\mmc.exe.

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 fingerprint for this executable is 209e27279637155d9a6defcf349fcd68.

Is running as a service


This program does NOT operate as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.

Accesses the internet


This executable uses the Internet to communicate. In this day and age this is expected from a program. For example, most of the apps on your computer check for updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.

Belongs to the operating system


mmc.exe appears to use the functions of Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.

Is a 64 bit executable file


64-bit code has been detected. This exe can put to good use the full power of a current PC processor.

File description

 Microsoft Management Console

The description present in the file is Microsoft Management Console.

File version

 10.0.14931.1000 (rs_prerelease.160916-1700)

File version stored as a property 10.0.14931.1000 (rs_prerelease.160916-1700).


 Microsoft Corporation

Maker Microsoft Corporation.


 © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Legal copyright notice © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..

Has valid windows


mmc.exe appears to have visible windows. This means it doesn't operate in a kind of stealth mode. Its activity is clearly shown to the user.

Potentially dangerous functions


Some insecure features of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We advise you to be very careful regarding this program.

Digitally signed


mmc.exe has a digital signature. Today the large majority of clean programs are digitally signed.

Valid digital signature


The digital signature extracted from mmc.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.

Certifier name

 Microsoft Windows

Digitally signed by: Microsoft Windows

Issuer name

 Microsoft Development PCA 2014

Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Development PCA 2014

Can be uninstalled


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