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What is hkcmd.exe? Intel Hotkeys

Vendor:      Intel Corporation
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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: hkcmd.exe is part of the drivers for boards with Intel 81x graphics chips. Allows you to define hotkey combinations to change video resolutions. This is not something that most users do often, and it can be done through Control Panel (Intel Graphics icon) or Desktop Properties pretty quickly. We recommend stopping this task to save resources and prevent accidental use of the hotkey feature.

hkcmd.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: 5.27%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 2 MB

Program Name MD5 Count
hkcmd.exe

MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 File Info Last Seen Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x78b59b38dd4e61c7b8ef0402afea1942 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 2 7 15 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x3cd5bbda19a1ab4eba359e0a14fdf0f0 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 10 41 Not Applicable
3 Status 0xbb0ccb717f5403ce74dbfcd83774ccd9 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 9 19 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x5fa22b1d96c24a90cb8a912f1b7e728e More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 24 92 Not Applicable
5 Status 0xa1356178d8311b070769a0e393ee265e More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 2 7 22 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x69c0506b49ccd3efd17991fe0fe0ab21 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 8 8 8 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x243672365c402f170fa3701f8b214e4b More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 3 5 Not Applicable
8 Status 0x4341a0ae66759edc080d92daa0d9b341 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 41 279 1185 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x8128233611a1ff81110ce6c52e8d2f87 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 1 6 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x4cab67f9a429dc1808d5ac3b4452c43f More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 5 20 Not Applicable
11 Status 0xfb82d026bd190b5a04d930eae386a6d2 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 2 10 26 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x1d625fcdf466b0146f150feffa2fa58b More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 6 42 127 Not Applicable
13 Status 0xd970d2575f78e46654fbdb5703b714c1 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 2 12 52 Not Applicable
14 Status 0x4b9d449ed9880477defba85d512e05f9 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 4 31 Not Applicable
15 Status 0x2308a07bd53235ec6a0640de5e58bae7 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 6 49 226 Not Applicable
16 Status 0xe4aa3d28753ef9db333fe40079993b09 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 110 679 3157 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x06d1fae1dd28bb4180ac4ae809771027 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 2 3 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x1b422f7d2238612919ee9771d26b0208 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 1 3 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x18a88c84e96c55076ba68b2b8fca455d More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 2 16 72 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x9e182277568447347295b015216173d9 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 2 6 Not Applicable
21 Status 0x1ecc8d5528f535ec6cecfb824b349418 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 1 2 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x203d9e50930319bcadc5be268f7b55b3 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 2 7 Not Applicable
23 Status 0x07400d5e0b8e58cefc5ed9a0fad88955 More File Information 12/2/2016 Signed 1 1 1 Not Applicable
24 Status 0x8b0de4b972db725fb9d591e69cd236fb More File Information 12/1/2016 Unsigned 0 2 6 Not Applicable
25 Status 0xd28b2258c122695de1348930103f0fad More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 1 2 Not Applicable
26 Status 0xb8a4b30dd4a461f9c414358c830d0a63 More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 2 5 Not Applicable
27 Status 0xab97fe5e4fc2b2b9ec57c9be3ae5687b More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 1 3 Not Applicable
28 Status 0x1c8cc9690506b4c90c5b820020bc0999 More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 5 6 Not Applicable
29 Status 0xe8d0bd37e4e3299962be4bb79d2e10ac More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 2 4 Not Applicable
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31 Status 0xc20a63ff1d9422b4031c1fa59caa2b40 More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 2 2 Not Applicable
32 Status 0x53621f723cf91434f1278aedb7bf35ee More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 3 9 Not Applicable
33 Status 0x2a08d5dd658d85e2d4ad9d9ccf180030 More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 1 1 Not Applicable
34 Status 0xd347bf7c38fee4c3d95851c14b086bf8 More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 1 6 Not Applicable
35 Status 0x0e129c925b4a7096e02b10c8dd94b8cf More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 2 8 Not Applicable
36 Status 0xbe38fadb7b361c828611b1a5edc22186 More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 2 2 Not Applicable
37 Status 0x6946b1fcd8aa85b24f8f493345cb6971 More File Information 12/1/2016 Signed 0 5 13 Not Applicable
38 Status 0xb27c78752257743baa321e4471a56c14 More File Information 11/30/2016 Signed 0 1 1 Not Applicable
39 Status 0x7de0dc08e7cfc021a70843fc0a6c6b23 More File Information 11/30/2016 Signed 0 4 28 Not Applicable
40 Status 0x0d75de5fb54237e8ddbba26c3263972a More File Information 11/30/2016 Signed 0 1 1 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x752e236b4eedcaaf528662d6f263a7fd More File Information 11/30/2016 Signed 0 1 2 Not Applicable
42 Status 0x9e4093cfdc3001359f206e44b82b868c More File Information 11/30/2016 Signed 0 6 23 Not Applicable
43 Status 0x3c23ac190251569f3d21f7235bfb318b More File Information 11/29/2016 Signed 0 2 4 Not Applicable
44 Status 0x502bcd63b8c59c062ee4b2ec4eb0fd89 More File Information 11/29/2016 Signed 0 1 1 Not Applicable
45 Status 0x59144b80f869aed33f4d1cafb5dc87df More File Information 11/29/2016 Signed 0 4 20 Not Applicable
46 Status 0x2c75c174afce8db611de3826e84c6f43 More File Information 11/29/2016 Signed 0 1 7 Not Applicable
47 Status 0x77e0144241a0f2863e8a5f14ac56b8ef More File Information 11/28/2016 Signed 0 2 2 Not Applicable
48 Status 0x004763bdf8e48244dbb9fdfde3065ebc More File Information 11/28/2016 Signed 0 2 6 Not Applicable
49 Status 0x171609a87b7ef490e67b4b4b986a1dd7 More File Information 11/28/2016 Signed 0 4 6 Not Applicable
50 Status 0x2f16207a65b62001fc73e6798d0b8f2a More File Information 11/28/2016 Signed 0 6 31 Not Applicable
51 Status 0x0ac7a7e1293322f9fc415bae839600e3 More File Information 11/28/2016 Signed 0 1 7 Not Applicable
52 Status 0x32d3e3375149531b20b24aac273a0427 More File Information 11/28/2016 Signed 0 1 1 Not Applicable
53 Status 0xe9414cd29a9b2ac79f96c55c1c5f09b6 More File Information 11/27/2016 Signed 0 2 3 Not Applicable
54 Status 0x5b77febbaac09b7f4c93eadf474b1c78 More File Information 11/25/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
55 Status 0xa0b03897d4a8da274467c4b9fc292ace More File Information 11/25/2016 Signed 0 0 9 Not Applicable
56 Status 0x786dc0218ff551d3ff8f314760e6644f More File Information 11/25/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
57 Status 0x2495450eaae6aad041708cf3d44a9410 More File Information 11/25/2016 Signed 0 0 8 Not Applicable
58 Status 0x1aa6d73ceec938de9446232b9c13f682 More File Information 11/25/2016 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
59 Status 0x75e04b76c5f1c62fd0f1fc92bbabe86f More File Information 11/25/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
60 Status 0x5ca2166cc4bd93e4986dfa209fbd3935 More File Information 11/25/2016 Signed 0 0 5 Not Applicable
61 Status 0xdfca0e9868f98b565ce512d1f74d77d8 More File Information 11/25/2016 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
62 Status 0x6b2cf8d2a86927b4564c60f833c9c7e1 More File Information 11/24/2016 Unsigned 0 0 1 Not Applicable
63 Status 0x5d3f714a254e7a7af2a96db739a0a430 More File Information 11/24/2016 Signed 0 0 3 Not Applicable
64 Status 0x7911d39be1212004ac78de3d3d0a12fd More File Information 11/24/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
65 Status 0x87ad236e29c0289b6796e3125fe09d3f More File Information 11/23/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
66 Status 0x84fc4d872c4cd7c56889b75556e7ce29 More File Information 11/23/2016 Unsigned 0 0 12 Not Applicable
67 Status 0x40fff3ad7a1607cb26c26ca362ad6fbe More File Information 11/23/2016 Signed 0 0 3 Not Applicable
68 Status 0xf1c66577f5bfdd08b8e21b9ed2fe1300 More File Information 11/22/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
69 Status 0xa46ac3350b69ce65a8312c2d9c2e04f0 More File Information 11/22/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
70 Status 0x4c7bdc044eb09ceb47230a9bd31a9726 More File Information 11/22/2016 Signed 0 0 18 Not Applicable
71 Status 0xa608f8bdf259cb3c323247cc1a533a10 More File Information 11/21/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
72 Status 0x52471029ce3859acaafac4b3bfc12f8e More File Information 11/21/2016 Signed 0 0 3 Not Applicable
73 Status 0xa95d1ccf35842c0f2539ab16288e7a72 More File Information 11/21/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
74 Status 0x45420ed072cd78487a0fddbe3a1f6026 More File Information 11/20/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
75 Status 0xf31985811dd87b61708b0e8484e88216 More File Information 11/20/2016 Signed 0 0 4 Not Applicable
76 Status 0xef27e1a344b19cdae05b4b0cc5f3835c More File Information 11/20/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
77 Status 0xa7b4f5886745246de4ca4c3a7dc1ea1d More File Information 11/19/2016 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
78 Status 0x1218c5653632440c18ecea89d1ca4575 More File Information 11/18/2016 Signed 0 0 5 Not Applicable
79 Status 0xad014adcc0db4a03358dd6121fe1e469 More File Information 11/18/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
80 Status 0x2700358647b5f0253756bf41564586e1 More File Information 11/17/2016 Signed 0 0 3 Not Applicable
81 Status 0x303557c7f562e667b66fa406b7fa07bd More File Information 11/17/2016 Unsigned 0 0 4 Not Applicable
82 Status 0xb950bf9699fe7ddffc3158523bb0ac19 More File Information 11/17/2016 Signed 0 0 3 Not Applicable
83 Status 0xfd9c9cc25972ed1d23e2c20d5b78fb19 More File Information 11/17/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
84 Status 0x5509333f78c0f90781188aa916f4677e More File Information 11/17/2016 Signed 0 0 4 Not Applicable
85 Status 0xf1d4bd8ec92b0f2285eb5dc30aee30aa More File Information 11/16/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
86 Status 0x95685c769ae1bfb540a3c91de7e3a887 More File Information 11/16/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
87 Status 0xe267a2040c2f2369404307e7be0344c9 More File Information 11/16/2016 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
88 Status 0xeb0f287884c02f27710e221bbd2feda6 More File Information 11/16/2016 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
89 Status 0xd4a12d36b71254402785ae7262a44b80 More File Information 11/16/2016 Signed 0 0 3 Not Applicable
90 Status 0xffd23b7eaa3fdd744c96171b107a5c8e More File Information 11/15/2016 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
91 Status 0x8b28b34c8f6c0d846ccb2910e70ce3d8 More File Information 11/15/2016 Signed 0 0 3 Not Applicable
92 Status 0x0c00c1914aba8c86b084c1bd980867b5 More File Information 11/15/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
93 Status 0x4e2b2f3b7fd17ca06c74f5b54ad476a2 More File Information 11/15/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
94 Status 0xc8b9c447c4053884be293aedc6feab87 More File Information 11/14/2016 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
95 Status 0x87d78cf6365bddacbe9d34b60fe0e23b More File Information 11/14/2016 Signed 0 0 3 Not Applicable
96 Status 0x3afe48393195ad7547e68228db599bdf More File Information 11/14/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
97 Status 0x8e70d7f6b132567f855267812e4f4624 More File Information 11/14/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
98 Status 0x5794a7e3096187016a0325692ad693c3 More File Information 11/14/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
99 Status 0x645f510c9f70b7f02977c5cf5a0fa202 More File Information 11/14/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
100 Status 0x76a9320a2e7d62343e182f68caa71b89 More File Information 11/14/2016 Signed 0 0 4 Not Applicable
MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 Last Seen File Date Revision Common Name Size
1 Status 0xe8d9fa3b8fd71fba66400c05c4c02cf0 11/21/2016 5:08:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
2 Status 0x1de50a3fc93116efbbffaff2542a945c 11/13/2016 10:45:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
3 Status 0xcaa23806c6569d6d25b0dc3c6f252e6e 11/9/2016 11:52:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 170 KB
4 Status 0x3a9978c5caec77771ff28eb7a3889639 11/7/2016 1:25:00 PM Unknown 3.0.0.2209 Intel Hotkeys 112 KB
5 Status 0x86ce84bce11309992a13425b3871e6d7 10/22/2016 4:30:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 174 KB
6 Status 0xc271e1a2e3ac413239a11e35afada44e 7/22/2016 2:33:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 167 KB
7 Status 0x97072794e90cd4df01ed7080f214513e 7/19/2016 2:40:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 170 KB
8 Status 0xa8038b0c137074c1bdccb5e4a303677c 6/30/2016 3:33:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 162 KB
9 Status 0x9f223e7294087d278a826aa9c6d22b92 5/10/2016 1:30:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 173 KB
10 Status 0x8e0011a5210bd5f90eddf075c2c64ea4 5/10/2016 12:24:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 346 KB
11 Status 0x0d752192a8f4f4c5f5b8e80cc4ad025a 5/9/2016 3:06:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 173 KB
12 Status 0xa90fde4d8116d5a37d24d3134bcbdbdc 3/29/2016 11:48:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 174 KB
13 Status 0xe42c802ecb577eac869415ab70254a87 3/26/2016 3:08:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 173 KB
14 Status 0xa7a8490162c1840b183c2d346ab435b0 3/25/2016 7:37:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 162 KB
15 Status 0xee45c779fa1193482eaf5f15c453f6d7 3/24/2016 5:11:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 170 KB
16 Status 0xd458eb380160e263fae38cfb71a4841f 3/22/2016 5:09:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 174 KB
17 Status 0xdfd8b82ee3ac26260a7aed9f62f0485a 3/20/2016 10:18:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 170 KB
18 Status 0x8e9adcd786fa4a6c0c9b488f22c0323e 3/18/2016 3:50:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
19 Status 0xe47dd4c327e94fa46701ae7eaf56ef99 1/13/2016 6:07:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 340 KB
20 Status 0xb8ce215fd3f73ceead7a19b37a058d38 1/2/2016 11:14:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 177 KB
21 Status 0x2bd65f553041764fdace829ec523e586 10/29/2015 7:33:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 0 KB
22 Status 0xd5f7196ccde295f5950c34e047e5d96a 10/10/2015 3:38:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 340 KB
23 Status 0x58363f21cd05bac7263259265e34c5c0 1/25/2015 11:17:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 346 KB
24 Status 0x4ad80cc54c771bb83abcd779a6142170 1/16/2015 4:18:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 340 KB
25 Status 0x7cccecc3466945a87eb3b2109c37927b 11/29/2014 6:08:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 346 KB



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