What is the "wmpsideshowgadget.exe" ?

Our database contains 18 different files for filename wmpsideshowgadget.exe . You can also check most distributed file variants with name wmpsideshowgadget.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 Windows Media Player Gadget for Windows SideShow capable devices. Agregate rating is 5(5) stars - based on 1 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process wmpsideshowgadget.exe.

wmpsideshowgadget.exe Process

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

Product:
Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Company:
Microsoft Corporation
Description:
Windows Media Player Gadget for Windows SideShow capable devices
Version:
12.0.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255)
MD5:
55a5e5ae40755556942c30548550e4c3
SHA1:
46d456e7430a44de995f77be4abeab16ec2738eb
SHA256:
0f8f45cd381f60a41cca4834188157d25906911108d7280cb2540d2245327a9d
Size:
165888
Directory:
%PROGRAMFILES%\Windows Media Player
Operating System:
Windows 7
Occurence:
High oc2

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

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100% of reviewed files are marked as Safe .
100% of reviewed files are marked as System file.
Latest new variant of the file with name "wmpsideshowgadget.exe" was discovered 2445 days ago. Our database contains 7 variants of the file "wmpsideshowgadget.exe" with final rating Safe and zero variants with final rating Threat . Final ratings are based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.
Filename "wmpsideshowgadget.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 "wmpsideshowgadget.exe"

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  • SAFErating from user Moraxv for file %PROGFILES64%\Windows Media Player\WMPSideShowGadget.exe