spoolsv.exe Windows process description

Windows 7, Windows XP or Windows Vista software, task, program or application with exename spoolsv.exe

Specific issues and troubleshooting:

What is spoolsv.exe - purpose and description:

The spoolsv.exe service, or Print and Fax Spooler, is a Microsoft feature that is used to manage the spooling in print or faxing. Spooling is the process of printing in the background while your computer performs other functions and coordinating printer processes. Note: This process name is also reported as a virus or trojan (Backdoor.Ciadoor.B, VBS.Masscal.Worm, Hacktool.Privshell). In this case, the running process is a security risk and should be removed immediatelly.

spoolsv.exe Security risk rating: N/A
Trojan and malware info: N/A*
Typical errors: File not found, An error occurred in file, Not responding, Application Error 0x, Howto delete, stop, run, remove and find the file.
Note: N/A means "Not available". That means that now we have no information if this process is harmful or not.

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Latest user reviews

Summary: 1 user rated this process. Average security risk: Very low

Average user rating of spoolsv.exe: 5 5 based on 1 votes and/or 1 reviews.

Disclaimer: this user reviews are provided "as is" without any warranty. Reviews are uncensored opinions submitted by our users. We are not responsible for the content of these User Reviews.

User (IP)Security risk
98.66.185.* Very low
paret of windows, forprinting

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spoolsv.exe version list:

The name spoolsv.exe can be used by many programs from different vendors. Also, the same vendor can create spoolsv.exe in more than one version. Thus, we distinguish between all variants of spoolsv.exe using so called "checksum". Checksum is unique number identifying particular version of spoolsv.exe:

Checksum (MD5) Version Size (in bytes) Manufacturer
4F422B80 5.1.2600.2180 57856

Microsoft Corporation


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Microsoft Corporation


Microsoft Corporation


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Microsoft Corporation

b96c17b5dc1424d56eea3a99e97428cd 6.1.7600.16385 559104

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Microsoft Corporation

b54782a0 6.1.7600.16385

Microsoft Corporation

5addab19 5.1.2600.6024

Microsoft Corporation

F4DDEEA3 5.1.2600.2696 57856

Microsoft Corporation

25cd914 5.1.2600.6024

Microsoft Corporation

2f4a23bb 10.0.10586.0

Microsoft Corporation

bcbcc024 10.0.10240.16384

Microsoft Corporation

8b21720c 5.1.2600.5512

Microsoft Corporation

580D125 5.1.2600.2180 57856

Microsoft Corporation

eb2f2367 6.1.7600.16385

Microsoft Corporation

56c2ebf4 5.1.2600.6024

Microsoft Corporation

a4c2a604 5.1.2600.6024

Microsoft Corporation

555CB1 5.00.2195.6659 45328
3FC4A003 5.2.3790.1830 58880
95BC3D4D 5.1.2600.0 51200
EBBBCECD 5.2.3790.1830 58368
207FC2A3 5.1.2600.2180 57856
95A91EB1 5.1.2600.1699 53248
E05D86CD 5.1.2600.2180 57856
548D5D68 5.1.2600.0 51200
DC4AD585 6.0.6000.16386 124928
7A250BB8 5.1.2600.0 51200
72374E4E 5.1.2600.2696 57856
EA34B34B 5.1.2600.2696 57856
A263EEA6 35401
8F8FBF77 5.1.2600.0 51200
41A6539D 5.00.2195.6659 45328
1C906A56 5.2.3790.3959 57856
BF7B26C3 5.1.2600.2180 57856
B73DA4CD 5.2.3790.0 56320
3B41E366 6.0.6000.16386 124928
45934034 5.1.2600.2180 57856
EE0D3CAA 5.1.2600.0 51200
63C4F023 71168
F04624F3 5.00.2195.6659 45328
9046F914 5.00.2195.4299 45328
83A264A 5.00.2195.7013 48400
F8F68722 5.1.2600.0 51200
2314BE91 5.1.2600.0 51200
B9FD07B9 5.1.2600.2696 57856
A7DBAEF3 5.1.2600.2180 57856
E03553D0 5.00.2195.6659 45328
C83E41C5 5.1.2600.2696 57856
40BD0C3 5.1.2600.0 51200
5E2551D1 5.1.2600.2096 56832
180112A9 5.00.2161.1 44816
5468B24C 5.1.2600.2180 57856
5246CEC 5.1.2600.0 51200
2CBBD6FB 5.1.2600.0 51200
8F73E963 5.1.2600.2180 57856
C681A289 5.1.2600.1699 53248
BE0E5840 5.1.2600.0 51200
AA02C38 5.00.2195.6659 45328
523BAA0B 5.00.2195.7059 47376
D659CD63 5.1.2600.0 51200
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81A3F17 5.1.2600.2180 57856
94EBC9AF 5.1.2600.2180 57856
9AD118AF 5.1.2600.2696 57856
EFB45033 5.1.2600.2180 57856
6DB76CC4 5.1.2600.2180 57856
2D961759 5.1.2600.2696 57856
694AF641 5.1.2600.0 51200
B14D5D26 5.1.2600.2180 57856
B3280359 5.1.2600.0 51200
5D969CC9 5.1.2600.2696 57856
38B29A89 5.2.3790.346 56832
AFFB9D74 5.2.3790.1830 58880
43232634 5.1.2600.2180 57856
F30A31C1 5.1.2600.0 51200
F69F4AE6 5.1.2600.2180 57856
EF5D783B 5.00.2161.1 44816
2EBDE14B 5.1.2600.2180 57856
625D8752 5.1.2600.2180 57856
2D73372D 5.1.2600.2696 57856
3F753F53 5.00.2195.6659 45328
C042B8A7 5.1.2600.2696 57856
7FC916F8 5.1.2600.2180 57856
178618F9 5.1.2600.0 51200
81C53D79 5.1.2600.0 51200
DB0E5205 5.00.2195.6659 45328
318CA9AA 5.00.2195.7013 48400
6A9500D9 5.1.2600.2180 57856

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