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wdfmgr.exe


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What is it?
Windows Media Player 10+ - wdfmgr.exe

What does it do?
This process helps WMP10 compatibility with a range of applications and devices. It will also help make things like driver development easier.

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/wi...icesupport.aspx
http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/driver/wdf/wdf-intro.mspx

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wdfmgr.exe is a Windows System File and should be in a system directory. If it is then this application is safe.

Startup DB Entries:
[MS_Update Check]"Added by the AGOBOT-TB WORM!" b

Service DB Entries:
Windows User Mode Driver Framework Related to Microsoft Windows media player 10 and above. http://www.liutilities.com/products/wintasks

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User Comments
questionCan we disable this process without it causing damage/errors in the system :S?
DonJuanYou said that if its located in the system directory then it should be ok. What if it is a "local service" under the user name in the task manager?
HayleyIt seems like I have the same problem as Donjuan. I also have other stuff that aren't normally running and are in the system32 folder as well such as csrss, spoolsv. I am not sure about other ones.
sallyI tried to download wmp10 from MS. They said my computor is to old to run wmp10 so I have wmp9 and >>> C:\WINDOWS\system32\wdfmgr.exe
bobby lightits legit but go to Start .. Run .. services.msc ... Windows User Mode Driver Framework and disable Automatic, change it to Manual
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