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What is wlidsvc.exe? Microsoft Windows Live ID Service?

Vendor:      Microsoft Corporation
Product:     Windows Live ID
Vendor Website:      http://download.live.com/?sku=messenger
Last Seen by PC Pitstop:      No Data

Process is Bad PC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that there is a high likelihood that it is bad.
Process is questionablePC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that the safety of this process is questionable.
Process is goodPC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that there is a high likelihood that it is good.
Process is goodThis process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.

Purpose: Microsoft® Windows Live ID Service

wlidsvc.exe is a user invoked program and a normal part of PC operations. No action required.


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wlidsvc.exe is a Microsoft or Windows process but some versions of this exe carry viruses.
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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 1.73%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 8 MB


Program Name MD5 Count
wlidsvc.exe

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0x5144ae67d60ec653f97ddf3feed29e77 1/11/2019 5:43:00 AM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1493 KB
2 Status 0xd9250b31b353ee3322c1cad411997e38 5/30/2016 9:40:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1497 KB
3 Status 0x1955da7124797775c26135fb98c0d948 8/10/2014 3:33:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1493 KB
4 Status 0x8ee0be4c259afbf1324858eb7bc6d491 9/6/2013 9:48:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1996 KB
5 Status 0xff24fedf91bf9487c7ef8c4978efc5cb 1/17/2012 3:19:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1493 KB
6 Status 0xbafdc9a362b04736bc4c406a1aa91290 9/29/2011 5:43:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1493 KB
7 Status 0xf34a3ff2126f9c258544fb8c44850fda 9/16/2011 2:20:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1497 KB
8 Status 0x9cb4be76e4b9b278668e591890aa4355 8/30/2011 10:21:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1493 KB
9 Status 0xdb81352e634b0433050f210ad1827c4f 8/6/2011 7:41:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1493 KB
10 Status 0xdc10fac6fdc0edbab8c8869c39315407 7/28/2011 8:51:00 AM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1487 KB
11 Status 0xcf2640e9c19920fbcdba18bcfd4e769a 5/30/2011 6:34:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1501 KB
12 Status 0x76c128ff544048df9a4cce5e962ae83b 4/18/2010 12:55:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1493 KB
13 Status 0x9cb4fc2cba9571b8e7febb07277181d5 1/19/2010 8:53:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1497 KB
14 Status 0xc2f45c12eaaf61bab995c6019589deb5 1/19/2010 2:48:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1497 KB
15 Status 0x907973aeee4880334d14c58218c9fc49 10/24/2009 1:02:00 AM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1497 KB
16 Status 0x925f4370074f610a4d5a110d85230925 9/4/2009 3:00:00 PM Unknown Unknown Microsoft Windows Live ID Service 1497 KB


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