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What is TMBMSRV.exe?

TMBMSRV.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if TMBMSRV.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.

TMBMSRV.exe file information

The process known as Manages the Trend Micro unauthorized change prevention feature belongs to software Trend Micro Internet Security or AEGIS or Trend Micro AEGIS or Trend Micro Unauthorized Change Prevention Service or Manages the Trend Micro unauthorized change prevention feature or Trend Micro AntiVirus by Trend Micro (www.trendmicro.com).

Description: TMBMSRV.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file TMBMSRV.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 333,064 bytes (37% of all occurrences), 341,256 bytes, 345,424 bytes, 345,352 bytes or 337,160 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/tmbmsrv.exe.html 
The program has no file description. The program has no visible window. The file is not a Windows system file. The file is a Verisign signed file. TMBMSRV.exe is certified by a trustworthy company. TMBMSRV.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 29% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you are having problems with TMBMSRV.exe, you might want to uninstall the software Trend Micro Internet Security or Trend Micro AntiVirus using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs).

Recommended: Identify TMBMSRV.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as TMBMSRV.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the TMBMSRV.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.


User Comments

Trend Micro VirenScanner Office Scan Prozess
Absolutely essential for Trend Micro's Security Software
  Steven L. Edwards   (further information)
It hogs 25% of my CPU according to Task Manager in Windows XP
  Adam S  
essential for Windows [Trend Micro]
Trend Micro Manager Server process. Background service installed by the Trend Micro security products (Antivirus, Internet Security, Firewall) and whose role is to monitor any unauthorized attempt by a virus or other malware, to tamper with any of the Trend Micro programs and files in order to compromise your PC and open a door through the security of your PC.
  Thomas   (further information)
essential for Trend Micro
It is a colossal processing overhead, taking CPU useage to 100% for extended periods of time
  Annoyed, Frinton on Sea  
Great security feature - hogs so much of the processor that nothing can get in.
very annoying, and periodically make PC bussy , as do something important
  Kadir Kampung  

Rating chart

Summary: Average user rating of TMBMSRV.exe: based on 8 votes with 9 user comments.
5 users think TMBMSRV.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 2 users think it's probably harmless. One user thinks TMBMSRV.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it. 3 users don't grade TMBMSRV.exe ("not sure about it").

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