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What is hpwuschd2.exe? HP software update

Vendor:      
Product:     
Vendor Website:      http://www.hp.com
Last Seen by PC Pitstop:      No Data

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Process is goodThis process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.

Purpose: HPWuSchd2.exe is software intended to keep hp products updated (driver and software).
"Allows the computer to automatically receive software update notifications from HP over the Internet."

hpwuschd2.exe uses excessive system and memory resources with no corresponding benefit. Applications such as these should be disabled to improve overall system performance.

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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 4.07%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 2 MB

Program Name MD5 Count
hpwuschd2.exe

MD5 Hashes
# Status MD5 Last Seen File Date Revision Common Name Size
1 Status 0xe587449e769e946a45e4af3c8fc391ba 2/28/2014 4:44:00 PM Unknown Unknown HP software update 94 KB
2 Status 0x35ccf8d7fb1dfb9d6888c0a91f13c8f3 5/2/2013 8:45:00 AM Unknown Unknown HP software update 68 KB
3 Status 0xf8a977076ed8c1f4a7b8e820b80d357a 9/22/2012 1:12:00 AM Unknown Unknown HP software update 108 KB
4 Status 0xc637fc4638a96165256b28d38de7b953 2/8/2012 4:37:00 AM Unknown Unknown HP software update 48 KB
5 Status 0x062f3db9afa9c3ce0da52f28595c0c6d 2/8/2012 3:26:00 AM Unknown 100, 0, 1, 0 HP software update 48 KB
6 Status 0x5516c26a6af8eb4e2cab48ec98a74398 2/8/2012 2:38:00 AM Unknown Unknown HP software update 53 KB
7 Status 0x7af5a466cf4aeca28e3dcbcf5b6fd220 2/7/2012 11:07:00 PM Unknown 90.0.43.000 HP software update 48 KB
8 Status 0x4d83dc461f8f4370274cf6e9ac9a34f4 2/7/2012 10:06:00 PM Unknown Unknown HP software update 48 KB
9 Status 0x21293443961a4e2597453ee7a9347f22 2/7/2012 9:10:00 PM Unknown 80, 1, 0, 0 HP software update 53 KB
10 Status 0x821f73b833c4daebc33c1a9a4b16bb5a 2/7/2012 9:03:00 PM Unknown 50.0.146.000 HP software update 48 KB
11 Status 0xb93c4070f24e46b0097648c276b5039e 2/7/2012 7:21:00 PM Unknown 82.0.173.000 HP software update 48 KB
12 Status 0xac116f16a7716a720a45d7ea47cfd983 2/7/2012 6:55:00 PM Unknown 53.0.13.000 HP software update 48 KB
13 Status 0xfdd4f5f7c4bad248ab16233a1639c078 2/7/2012 12:37:00 PM Unknown Unknown HP software update 48 KB
14 Status 0x5468859b5dc0f3291d7eec960b569142 2/7/2012 4:51:00 AM Unknown 2, 0, 39, 0 HP software update 48 KB
15 Status 0xe558cde2913daa077d4e25732d1aa176 2/7/2012 4:12:00 AM Unknown 5, 0, 0, 0 HP software update 48 KB
16 Status 0x926a397334fe426a6c7657096fe681db 2/7/2012 1:48:00 AM Unknown 70.0.170.000 HP software update 48 KB
17 Status 0xd658ab1b55127d18dcfbcac8caaea522 2/6/2012 7:31:00 PM Unknown Unknown HP software update 48 KB
18 Status 0x690a6df02625a46abee250c6151b7fba 2/3/2012 2:13:00 AM Unknown Unknown HP software update 53 KB
19 Status 0x65ed174c0b836d4cfa489712278cef7b 2/1/2012 12:43:00 AM Unknown 61.0.163.000 HP software update 48 KB
20 Status 0xb7dd1074c4f49bc9f1e7fa9d324307c1 1/30/2012 3:27:00 AM Unknown 60.0.155.000 HP software update 48 KB
21 Status 0x19b4cf5d39c66024ca40282bf458f2c4 1/29/2012 6:12:00 PM Unknown 2, 0, 37, 0 HP software update 48 KB
22 Status 0xc3f98c847829b224abc1d75126d1dec3 1/28/2012 4:40:00 PM Unknown 2, 0, 38, 0 HP software update 48 KB
23 Status 0x8164293d4ed986156ff70b21108f10c1 1/28/2012 1:21:00 PM Unknown Unknown HP software update 56 KB
24 Status 0x85cb68babbeb80c071ef3c14e7934195 1/27/2012 3:01:00 AM Unknown Unknown HP software update 48 KB
25 Status 0x6ad9dcb0257b10ea458165f70634dabc 1/26/2012 12:03:00 PM Unknown 3, 0, 38, 1 HP software update 48 KB



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