Service Control Manager Configuration Tool by Microsoft

Remove sc.exe
Version:   6.2.8400.0 (winmain_win8rc.120518-1423)
MD5:   a06fdcfed099fc3d07b8a5bdf66a8e61
SHA1:   a82d51aa445dc005a6a089d91ad4b8d6e7926e2c
SHA256:   590c8e10179275fcfd32921520570b6f0217ee0daa8a6c073c6643796636e51e
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:6.2.8400.0 (winmain_win8rc.120518-1423)
Product version:6.2.8400.0
Size:58 KB (59,392 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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