spoolsv.exe is a application which is most likely NOT a virus. So, if spoolsv.exe is on your laptop or desktop computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is clean, we still advise you to run a well-known antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to yourself yourself against viruses and malware.
The default filename and path where this application is stored is
The MD5 checksum for this file is 60784f891563fb1b767f70117fc2428f.
This application is a Windows service. This means it runs on your PC in background, usually without displaying anything to you. Most Windows services are ok programs, which perform useful features to other programs or to Windows in general.
spoolsv.exe appears to use the functions of Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
This application runs in 32-bit mode. It does not use the entire power of current computer CPUs. This ordinarily happens because the makers did not bother to upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description present in the program is Spooler SubSystem App.
File version stored as a property 5.1.2600.6024 (xpsp_sp3_gdr.100817-1626).
Producer Microsoft Corporation.
Copyright notice © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..
spoolsv.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays the large majority of virus-free programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature extracted from spoolsv.exe checks out perfectly. This is excellent.
Digitally signed by: Microsoft Windows Component Publisher
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Verification Intermediate PCA
This application does NOT have a removal routine stored in registry.