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Program info

Estimated safety rating


taskeng.exe is a program which is probably NOT a virus. So, if taskeng.exe is on your computer, it is probably ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is clean, we still advise you to run a good antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself yourself against threats.

Executable file path


The default filename and directory where the program is stored is

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 checksum for this executable is 4f2659160afcca990305816946f69407.

Is running as a service


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

Belongs to the operating system


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

Is a 32 bit executable file


This program runs in 32-bit mode. It can not benefit of the entire power of modern PC CPUs. This ordinarily happens because the authors did not bother to upgrade it to 64-bit code.

File description

 Task Scheduler Engine

The description stored in the program is Task Scheduler Engine.

File version

 6.1.7601.17514 (win7sp1_rtm.101119-1850)

File version stored as a property 6.1.7601.17514 (win7sp1_rtm.101119-1850).


 Microsoft Corporation

Publisher Microsoft Corporation.


 © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

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

Has valid windows


This application does NOT have visible windows. This is most likely a bad thing.

Digitally signed


taskeng.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays the large majority of virus-free software applications are digitally signed.

Valid digital signature


The digital signature extracted from taskeng.exe is valid. 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 application does NOT have a removal routine stored in registry.