smss.exe - smss process information

Process name: Session Manager Subsystem

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Windows errors related to smss.exe?


smss.exe is a process which is a part of the Microsoft Windows Operating System. It is called the Session Manager Subsystem and is responsible for handling sessions on your system. This program is important for the stable and secure running of your computer and should not be terminated. We strongly recommend that you run a FREE registry scan to identify smss.exe related errors.


Other instances of SMSS.EXE:

1) smss.exe is a process which is registered as a trojan. This Trojan allows attackers to access your computer from remote locations, stealing passwords, Internet banking and personal data. This process is a security risk and should be removed from your system. Click here to run a free registry scan now.

warning note
Warning: Multiple instances of SMSS may be running on your pc at one time. Some of these may or may not be the legitimate versions.
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Recommendation

smss.exe should not be disabled, required for essential applications to work properly. It is highly recommended that you run a FREE performance scan to automatically optimize memory, CPU and Internet settings.


Damage to your computer's registry could be compromising your PC's performance and causing system slow-downs and crashes. We recommend that you run a FREE registry scan to identify and list harmful registry entries on your computer.





Removal and security


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Security risk 0-5:

0


Spyware:

No (Free spyware scan)


Virus:

No (Remove smss.exe)


Trojan:

No (Remove smss.exe)




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General information


Author:

Microsoft Corp.


Part of:


Memory usage:

N/A (Free up memory)


Common smss.exe errors:

N/A (Repair)

System process:

Yes


Uses network:

No


Background:

Yes


Hardware related:

No





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