vds.exe is a application which is probably NOT a virus or malware. So, if vds.exe is on your PC, it is probably ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your PC is virus-free, we still advise you to purchase a good antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself your PC against viruses and malware.
This program is usually found on disk in C:\Windows\System32\vds.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this executable is 8c4e7c49d3641bc9e299e466a7f8867d.
This program is registered as a Windows service. This means it operates on your PC in background, usually without displaying anything to you. Most Windows services are useful programs, which perform useful features to other programs or to the Windows Operating System.
vds.exe seems to use the functions of Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
This exe runs in 32-bit mode. It can not use the entire set of features of modern computer chips. This is quite normal because the makers did not bother to upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description present in the file is Virtual Disk Service.
File version 6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255).
Company name Microsoft Corporation.
Legal copyright © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..
vds.exe is digitally signed. Today most serious programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature attached to vds.exe verifies as ok. This is most likely a clean, ok program.
Digitally signed by: Microsoft Windows
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Verification PCA
This application does NOT have an uninstall command set up in registry.