runtimebroker.exe is a application which is most likely legit. So, if runtimebroker.exe is on your computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is clean, we still advise you to use a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to yourself yourself against potential security problems.
Usually, the default filename and directory where this application is stored is
The MD5 checksum for this file is 0f5e005b203d939b78998cf94818f418.
This application does NOT operate as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.
runtimebroker.exe appears to use the functions of Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
This app runs as a 32-bit program. It can not exploit the entire power of modern computer CPUs. This is quite normal because the publishers did not upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description extracted from the file is Runtime Broker.
File version stored as a property 10.0.10586.0 (th2_release.151029-1700).
Author Microsoft Corporation.
Legal copyright © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..
This application does NOT have visible windows. This is most likely a bad thing.
runtimebroker.exe has a digital signature. Today most legit programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in runtimebroker.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.
Digital certificate name: Microsoft Windows
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011
This program does NOT have an uninstall command set up in registry.