hkcmd.exe is a program which is most likely legit. So, if hkcmd.exe is on your laptop or desktop computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your PC is virus-free, we still advise you to run a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend yourself against potential security problems.
Normally, this application is located in C:\Windows\System32\hkcmd.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this program is 2308a07bd53235ec6a0640de5e58bae7.
This application is NOT a Windows service. This is good.
This app runs in 32-bit mode. It does not benefit of the full set of features of current PC processors. This is quite normal because the publishers did not upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description stored in the program is hkcmd Module.
File version 188.8.131.5200.
Company Intel Corporation.
Legal copyright Copyright 1999-2006, Intel Corporation.
This file does NOT have visible windows. This is usually a bad thing.
hkcmd.exe is digitally signed. Today the large majority of legit programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature attached to hkcmd.exe verifies as ok. This is excellent.
Digital certificate name: Intel Corporation - pGFX
Certificate's issuer name: Intel External Basic Issuing CA 3A
This executable is registered to start when your PC starts. Yes
This executable does NOT have an uninstall command set up in registry.