hkcmd.exe - Startup - hkcmd Module

Q

Can I remove startup application "hkcmd.exe - hkcmd Module" to speedup my computer and reduce security risk?f

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A

Startup application hkcmd.exe is the Intel Hotkey driver installed with Intel multimedia devices. So you should not remove hkcmd.exe from the startup application list.

hkcmd.exe startup configuration info:

Name: hkcmd
Command: C:\WINDOWS\system32\hkcmd.exe
Location: HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
Registry name: HotKeysCmds

hkcmd.exe process and program file info:

CPU usage: 00 %
Memory usage: 4,044 K
Launching method: System Startup - hkcmd
Directory: C:\WINDOWS\system32
File name: hkcmd.exe
Description: hkcmd Module
Size: 390 KB (399,392 bytes)
Date: Saturday, ‎October ‎6, ‎2012, ‏‎12:12:08 AM
Version: 8.15.10.2849
Company name: Intel 
System essential: Yes
Virus/Spyware/Adware: No

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