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Wauclt.exe?


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#1 Hal06

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Posted 10 September 2008 - 05:30 PM

wuauclt.exe

This process seems to be running hard at start-up and slowing things down. What is it?

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Posted 10 September 2008 - 05:34 PM

wuauclt.exe is the Windows Update AutoUpdate Client. The wuauclt.exe file is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32. If it is not running from this location it may be a virus.
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Posted 10 September 2008 - 05:54 PM

Thanks. So I should not remove it?

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Posted 10 September 2008 - 06:03 PM

Not if it's in the C:\Windows\System32 folder.
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