"McAfee AP Service - McAPExe.exe" Service on Windows 7

Q

What is "McAfee AP Service" in my Windows 7 service list? And how is "McAfee AP Service" service related to McAPExe.exe?

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A

"McAfee AP Service" is a Windows 7 service provided by McAPExe.exe program file.

Detailed information on "McAfee AP Service" service:

Service name: McAPExe
Display name: McAfee AP Service
Execution command: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\McAfee\VSCore_15_5\McAPExe.exe"
Dependencies: {RPCSS, mfevtp}

"McAfee AP Service" service is provided by a program called: McAPExe.exe:

Name: McAPExe.exe
Location: C:\Program Files\Common Files\McAfee\VSCore_15_5\McAPExe.exe
Description: McAfee Access Protection
File version: 6,0,2028,0
Size: 963176 bytes
Modified: 10/7/2016 9:28:40 PM UTC

Disabling "McAfee AP Service" service should not cause any issues when running Windows 7 system.

 

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