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Program info

Estimated safety rating


wmiprvse.exe is a program which is most likely NOT a virus. So, if wmiprvse.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 run a well-known antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend your PC against threats.

Executable file path


Usually, the default name and directory where the program is stored is

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 checksum for this executable is 6464728d866ab67887871ff629a5aed1.

Is running as a service


This program is NOT a Windows service. This is good.

Belongs to the operating system


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

Is a 32 bit executable file


This app runs in 32-bit mode. It does not exploit the entire set of features of modern PC CPUs. This ordinarily happens because the publishers did not upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.

File description

 WMI Provider Host

The description written in the exe is WMI Provider Host.

File version

 10.0.10586.0 (th2_release.151029-1700)

File version extracted from the file 10.0.10586.0 (th2_release.151029-1700).


 Microsoft Corporation

Publisher Microsoft Corporation.


 © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

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

Digitally signed


wmiprvse.exe is digitally signed. Today most clean software applications are digitally signed.

Valid digital signature


The digital signature attached to wmiprvse.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.

Certifier name

 Microsoft Windows

Digital certificate name: Microsoft Windows

Issuer name

 Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011

Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011

Can be uninstalled


It has an uninstall string in registry, which is good. si are uninstall.