Damage to your computer's registry could be compromising your PC's performance and causing system slow-downs and crashes. Just remember to restart it when you want to get your system updated. Reply Massimo says: March 1, 2006 at 7:17 am I'm angry too. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager.
After a few minutes everything dropped to 0. Rod Kills system performance, but may be required as part of corporate big brother (SMS) See also: Link Dr.B. http://www.enhansoft.com/ Sunday, May 06, 2012 2:49 PM Reply | Quote Moderator 0 Sign in to vote This is useful advice for this user in this instance, but it doesn't add to The original file has been signed by a trusted signature authority.
I just want to be able to control my end of the situation. But when it came to ccmexec, it wouldn't do any good since as soon as I unlocked the dozen references ccmexec had, it had moved on to the next dozen. Reply Paul M says: March 23, 2006 at 1:29 pm In my circumstance this process seems to continually throughout the day access various and numerous files and hence kick the on The CcmExec.exe program must have a flaw in it because it was accessing my CVS repository and all other files on my hard drive.
Click to Run a Free Scan for CcmExec.exe related errors CcmExec.exe file information CcmExec.exe process in Windows TaskManager The process known as CCM Executive or Host Process for Microsoft Configuration Manager Note that ccmexec.exe was mainly reading something. Description: CcmExec.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. Run Windows Repair Tool to repair CcmExec.exe related Windows Errors 3.
What I am wondering, is whether ones employers could use this to spy on you? Reply unnamed by request says: December 9, 2010 at 4:05 pm Interesting, looking at this thread 2 and 3 years later (Dec 2010). Killing it from the task manager provide relief from deadlocks due to its overuse of resources. It defeats the point of hibernating.
DD SMS Agent host its a trojan horse, mutated from corupt windows xp malware See also: Link Bill Gates Far worse than most viruses, ccmexec is an infamously badly This program is used much like Windows Update or WSUS to keep clients up to date with current Windows patching, security updates and will also coordinate the update of non MS Check it out! Tell and more importantly show them what you mean.
BTW, if SMS updates can't play well with me. To help you analyze the CcmExec.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: Security Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such It allows corporations to keep laptops maintained from both a software/patch and hardware perspective. Then, select the 'Components' tab and look for the status of 'Software Inventory Agent'.
Update: clarified where inventory.exe comes from, thanks to SMSPerfGuy‘s comment. share|improve this answer answered Dec 9 '09 at 14:22 heavyd 40.2k894129 1 This is more of a workaround than a solution. –Christothes Jul 11 '11 at 17:49 This Resource monitor showed read B/sec as very high and write B/sec sometimes as zero, sometimes higher. I haven't really tested it since I'm to lazy to turn on my laptop ðŸ™‚ Btw: Use /s if you want to get rid of the messagebox once you've tested it.
I could not remove it with the Control Panel. RAH CurrPorts identifies it as Microsoft's System Center Configuration Manager in C:\WINDOWS\system32\CCM\CcmExec.exe, the module filename is C:\WINDOWS\system32\WLDAP32.dll. at deoplyment you may see the file ccm.exe ( downloading + installation ) once the installation is completed or at its final stages the file ccmexec.exe appears. Browse other questions tagged windows-xp performance bloatware or ask your own question.
This is kicked off by SMS when it runs as part of the normal weekly (or however often you decide to configure the process later) Advertisment. This is an obnoxious process that ought to be disabled if you don't use SMS, but not a dangerous one. If CcmExec.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 26% dangerous.
Apparently it runs, finishes, then starts all over again.
Reply Jonathan Hardwick says: April 3, 2006 at 5:14 pm Paul - your admin should have some control over how frequently the inventory takes place. You disable the services associated with this program if your organization does not use SMS It's the Hardwarescan-tool from Microsoft SMS. What is ccmexec.exe doing on my computer? This link provides some additonal info and instructions for stopping and starting the service.
JGreg7 ignore the advice given. ccmexec.exe Click here to run a scan if you are experiencing issues with this process. This is not dangerous at all. I suspect there's a better way to tell it to keep its dirty fingers of my E drive.
I looked for anything with"inventory" in the name and did not find anything. Read of address 00000000. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive. Important: Some malware camouflages itself as CcmExec.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder.
This stops the disk activity. However, your IT department probably has it enabled for a reason and it is likely to be part of the problem. Security Rating: --- don't know --- 1 (not dangerous) 2 3 (neutral) 4 5 (dangerous) Your opinionabout this file: Web page with more details: Your first name: More process information