Try now

Program info

Estimated safety rating


fontdrvhost.exe is a program which is most likely legit. So, if fontdrvhost.exe is on your system, it is most likely ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your PC is virus-free, we still advise you to use a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to yourself yourself against threats.

Executable file path


Normally, this application is found in C:\Windows\System32\fontdrvhost.exe.

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 checksum for this file is e4a42b932f1715729a91bb5a2df0ad44.

Is running as a service


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

Belongs to the operating system


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

Is a 64 bit executable file


This is a x64 executable. It uses the full capacity of nowadays' computer processors.

File description

 Usermode Font Driver Host

The description present in the file is Usermode Font Driver Host.

File version

 10.0.10586.633 (th2_release.161004-1602)

File version stored as a property 10.0.10586.633 (th2_release.161004-1602).


 Microsoft Corporation

Company Microsoft Corporation.


 © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Legal copyright © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..

Digitally signed


fontdrvhost.exe is digitally signed. Nowadays the large majority of legit programs are digitally signed.

Valid digital signature


The digital signature extracted from fontdrvhost.exe checks out perfectly. This is excellent.

Certifier name

 Microsoft Windows

Digitally signed by: Microsoft Windows

Issuer name

 Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011

Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011

Can be uninstalled


This program does NOT have an uninstall routine set up in registry.