What is the "thumbnailextractionhost.exe" ?

Our database contains 29 different files for filename thumbnailextractionhost.exe . You can also check most distributed file variants with name thumbnailextractionhost.exe. This files most often belongs to product Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. and were most often developed by company Microsoft Corporation. This files most often have description Thumbnail Handler Extraction Host. Agregate rating is 4(4) stars - based on 12 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process thumbnailextractionhost.exe.

thumbnailextractionhost.exe is in most cases the Thumbnail Handler Extraction Host which is part of Windows 8 system.

thumbnailextractionhost.exe Process

File details of most used file with name "thumbnailextractionhost.exe"

Product:
Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Company:
Microsoft Corporation
Description:
Thumbnail Handler Extraction Host
Version:
6.2.9200.16384
MD5:
f7c576b31dd1d18e8c45a43ae807c5f5
SHA1:
bd258ef59a474efb7c8ea15d9a33d69a0dd18d15
SHA256:
ed9a370f3c1c0ea9a8f40fbd3bfc9b68809fec6323fd1136f0ae254ff89aa2a5
Size:
30208
Directory:
C:\Windows\System32
Operating System:
Windows 8
Occurence:
High oc2

Is the Process "thumbnailextractionhost.exe" Safe or Threat ?

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33% of reviewed files are marked as Safe .
33% of reviewed files are marked as System file.
Latest new variant of the file with name "thumbnailextractionhost.exe" was discovered 615 days ago. Our database contains 16 variants of the file "thumbnailextractionhost.exe" with final rating Safe and 1 variants with final rating Threat . Final ratings are based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.
Filename "thumbnailextractionhost.exe" is used by Microsoft Windows System files. Many threats uses filenames of System Processes to camouflage itself. You should consider suspected any file which uses system filename and is not stored in system directory or has invalid file version information. Correct system file contains full file version information from Microsoft.

User Reviews of the "thumbnailextractionhost.exe"

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Reviews for all files with name "thumbnailextractionhost.exe"

  • SAFErating from user kar for file C:\Windows\System32\thumbnailextractionhost.exe (Variant: 34946045)

    dude its not the same

  • SAFErating from user DODO for file C:\Windows\System32\thumbnailextractionhost.exe

  • SAFErating from user andreiwsa for file C:\Windows\System32\thumbnailextractionhost.exe

  • SAFErating from user Hivoltage for file C:\Windows\System32\thumbnailextractionhost.exe

  • SAFErating from user laduniz for file C:\Windows\System32\thumbnailextractionhost.exe

  • SAFErating from user Luh for file C:\Windows\System32\thumbnailextractionhost.exeflag es

  • SAFErating from user lad for file C:\Windows\System32\thumbnailextractionhost.exe

  • SAFErating from user Uniz for file C:\Windows\System32\thumbnailextractionhost.exe

  • THREATrating from user Wolflair for file C:\Windows\System32\thumbnailextractionhost.exe

  • THREATrating from user Esistwar for file C:\Windows\System32\thumbnailextractionhost.exeflag de

  • SAFErating from user craigun for file C:\Windows\System32\ThumbnailExtractionHost.exe

  • SAFErating from user Admin for file C:\Windows\WinSxS\x86_microsoft-windows-thumbexthost_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.16384_none_ed1804bb0ed17806\ThumbnailExtractionHost.exe (Variant: 12831712)

    This file is part of Windows 8.