Service Control Manager Configuration Tool by Microsoft

Remove sc.exe
Version:   6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)
MD5:   6fd91f2bf07e5c16e07c86f54fc84ad9
SHA1:   c76ff5a0e7310025f683567d02765ba0b9f3569e
SHA256:   a3bc2f874805fb5ee25a66e592636324c0208e4a81e37832d57581f46845ccc4
This is a Windows system installed file with Windows File Protection (WFP) enabled.

What is sc.exe?

sc.exe is an installed program of the Windows OS and provides utilities developing services for Windows.


sc.exe executes as a process with the local user's privileges. This version is installed on Windows 8.


File name:sc.exe
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Service Control Manager Configuration Tool
Description:Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Typical file path:C:\Windows\System32\sc.exe
Original name:sc.exe.mui
File version:6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)
Product version:6.2.9200.16384
Size:57.5 KB (58,880 bytes)
Digital DNA
File packed:No
More details


Scheduled tasks
  • The task 'Scheduled Start With Network' in the path '\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\Scheduled Start With Network'
  • The task 'BitGuard' in the path '\BitGuard'
  • The job 'BrowserDefendert' in the path '\BrowserDefendert'
  • The job 'BrowserProtect' in the path '\BrowserProtect'
  • The job 'Scheduled Start' in the path '\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\Scheduled Start'
  • The task 'UPnPHostConfig' runs in the path '\Microsoft\Windows\UPnP\UPnPHostConfig'
  • The job 'SynchronizeTime' runs daily in the path '\Microsoft\Windows\Time Synchronization\SynchronizeTime'
  • Entry path '\Browser Manager'
  • Entry path '\BrowserProtect'
  • Entry path '\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\Scheduled Start'
  • Entry path '\Microsoft\Windows\UPnP\UPnPHostConfig'
  • Entry path '\Microsoft\Windows\Time Synchronization\SynchronizeTime'

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 8.1 38.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 25.50%
Windows 8.1 Single Language 9.50%
Windows 8 6.00%
Windows 8 Single Language 6.00%
Windows 8 Pro 6.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center 4.00%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise Evaluation 2.00%
Windows 8.1 N 1.50%
Windows 8 Enterprise N 1.50%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 42.50% of Service Control Manager Configuration Tool.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
ASUS 23.90%
Dell 18.33%
Lenovo 17.53%
Hewlett-Packard 15.54%
Acer 9.56%
Toshiba 6.37%
Intel 2.39%
Sony 2.39%
Alienware 1.59%
Samsung 1.20%
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