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What is hkcmd.exe? Intel Hotkeys?

Vendor:      Intel Corporation
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Process is Bad PC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that there is a high likelihood that it is bad.
Process is questionablePC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that the safety of this process is questionable.
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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

# Status MD5 Info Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x50522294c7d0699a42a3d9f5e44c74e1 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x7d86328440f4cc2160ff04fb68984e0a 8/26/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
3 Status 0x69522351195b4108bf3397537f3c16dd 8/24/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x5ed54c5a3810e9f7c15dc37a7c7c2b76 8/24/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
5 Status 0xce3e3389d42bb50451fe3a8d7136802f 8/23/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
6 Status 0xa9ff5e99808341775e4ff83a0e754903 8/18/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x63ffa18e782debbe8cc62195ad3783ca 8/15/2018 0 0 7 Not Applicable
8 Status 0x004763bdf8e48244dbb9fdfde3065ebc 8/15/2018 0 0 564 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x12867cfb63f08a0458c91980552d54c4 8/15/2018 0 0 11 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x87d78cf6365bddacbe9d34b60fe0e23b 8/15/2018 0 0 261 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x4c53c44e7c20e65445037954dc3a6ba4 8/15/2018 0 0 8 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x9a30bdde96721fe6d6b2ba0593f69c81 8/15/2018 0 0 24 Not Applicable
13 Status 0x89a8812ccb3aaa9ba5a57984313ec480 8/15/2018 0 0 43 Not Applicable
14 Status 0x1a06fdb4c5527baf14ebd2ff693a9c0e 8/15/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
15 Status 0x6c257b4fcf3a2f82d948acfaedacfd9d 8/15/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
16 Status 0x1b06d4df241484c193cfdd89fb21e19a 8/15/2018 0 0 18 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x855f7d08f70b23059bee5d26724ae037 8/15/2018 0 0 28 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x3bbbd36c5d935f3a63cc7d171e563331 8/15/2018 0 0 39 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x92f716d10570b19ca35874c6b8e6168d 8/15/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x409e5b10053382c9d339baeaa6584999 8/15/2018 0 0 10 Not Applicable
21 Status 0x969e14d5f052348a71c998ff80dfcc04 8/15/2018 0 0 17 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x84fc4d872c4cd7c56889b75556e7ce29 8/15/2018 0 0 34 Not Applicable
23 Status 0x76a9320a2e7d62343e182f68caa71b89 8/15/2018 0 0 12 Not Applicable
24 Status 0xa608f8bdf259cb3c323247cc1a533a10 8/15/2018 0 0 27 Not Applicable
25 Status 0xe3b83a43e60df321644450188966cc2c 8/15/2018 0 0 50 Not Applicable
26 Status 0x2f16207a65b62001fc73e6798d0b8f2a 8/15/2018 0 0 132 Not Applicable
27 Status 0x4b9d449ed9880477defba85d512e05f9 8/15/2018 0 0 293 Not Applicable
28 Status 0x67909c7afb658c598a85e5bb0c73934d 8/15/2018 0 0 42 Not Applicable
29 Status 0xb6d91967699990d2f8c2ffdabcaf6910 8/15/2018 0 0 12 Not Applicable
30 Status 0x5adcd4825abf840fdebfc728d4dbf9d1 8/15/2018 0 0 48 Not Applicable
31 Status 0x4755e801d3dd4bcf349c5a45131cd836 8/15/2018 0 0 13 Not Applicable
32 Status 0x17c7c1722f2dc5a43e08b6f965f356b1 8/15/2018 0 0 107 Not Applicable
33 Status 0x1d625fcdf466b0146f150feffa2fa58b 8/15/2018 0 0 24 Not Applicable
34 Status 0xc20a63ff1d9422b4031c1fa59caa2b40 8/15/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
35 Status 0x28fc280487f0baae5e8119257c4eef8c 8/15/2018 0 0 96 Not Applicable
36 Status 0x171609a87b7ef490e67b4b4b986a1dd7 8/15/2018 0 0 28 Not Applicable
37 Status 0x69c0506b49ccd3efd17991fe0fe0ab21 8/15/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
38 Status 0x1218c5653632440c18ecea89d1ca4575 8/15/2018 0 0 10 Not Applicable
39 Status 0xa491ffc9a3e69336aa5d4a065b42c8f8 8/15/2018 0 0 31 Not Applicable
40 Status 0x45420ed072cd78487a0fddbe3a1f6026 8/15/2018 0 0 100 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x9e4093cfdc3001359f206e44b82b868c 8/15/2018 0 0 56 Not Applicable
42 Status 0xd2af25e2921bacc9b87e1ab7054f22d2 8/15/2018 0 0 85 Not Applicable
43 Status 0x06c86503532053215395c43778e600d6 8/15/2018 0 0 9 Not Applicable
44 Status 0xffd23b7eaa3fdd744c96171b107a5c8e 8/15/2018 0 0 61 Not Applicable
45 Status 0x786dc0218ff551d3ff8f314760e6644f 8/15/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
46 Status 0xa2e88cf9fefe538e7f6aff9e0b6d0a72 8/15/2018 0 0 8 Not Applicable
47 Status 0x2495450eaae6aad041708cf3d44a9410 8/15/2018 0 0 18 Not Applicable
48 Status 0xf950286b3df08d7064155fa655d4722d 8/15/2018 0 0 113 Not Applicable
49 Status 0xe3c05bbe3859f7e9fe66512ab322f8d0 8/15/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
50 Status 0x5ca2166cc4bd93e4986dfa209fbd3935 8/15/2018 0 0 99 Not Applicable
51 Status 0x1851f524e86fff8b44bc4ef5bc3588ec 8/15/2018 0 0 5 Not Applicable
52 Status 0xe267a2040c2f2369404307e7be0344c9 8/15/2018 0 0 26 Not Applicable
53 Status 0x87a8ea28d69dd24bcd68b0bdde722640 8/15/2018 0 0 15 Not Applicable
54 Status 0x49b5eaab76a53692f81541163ef5d8b3 8/15/2018 0 0 22 Not Applicable
55 Status 0x2e551f241013c7a20a45da5aff4d6c97 8/15/2018 0 0 11 Not Applicable
56 Status 0xba286bb9e9f55d5255d99c36dc5bd2c3 8/15/2018 0 0 39 Not Applicable
57 Status 0x39ac970429fb9e56a29655fa8b959e90 8/15/2018 0 0 101 Not Applicable
58 Status 0x7eebf09c0905f3e56ba7bc08f84d3eb8 8/15/2018 0 0 6 Not Applicable
59 Status 0x34801f330c71fe67842e6d788222f677 8/15/2018 0 0 42 Not Applicable
60 Status 0x4e2b2f3b7fd17ca06c74f5b54ad476a2 8/15/2018 0 0 67 Not Applicable
61 Status 0x2c75c174afce8db611de3826e84c6f43 8/15/2018 0 0 15 Not Applicable
62 Status 0x4f64eec70495c61e76785236a3ea3bf3 8/15/2018 0 0 16 Not Applicable
63 Status 0xe48592d99d6024ddcc76f2fb0347a9c7 8/15/2018 0 0 50 Not Applicable
64 Status 0x0c2663736b4d3eb312da5e7f2e74d7b0 8/15/2018 0 0 53 Not Applicable
65 Status 0xe8d0bd37e4e3299962be4bb79d2e10ac 8/15/2018 0 0 97 Not Applicable
66 Status 0x99a506b0634bade2aeaa1b9f9ec465c9 8/15/2018 0 0 36 Not Applicable
67 Status 0xa8b40388d6f0ff019943f10a19f3b5a8 8/15/2018 0 0 10 Not Applicable
68 Status 0xbb0ccb717f5403ce74dbfcd83774ccd9 8/15/2018 0 0 17 Not Applicable
69 Status 0x59144b80f869aed33f4d1cafb5dc87df 8/15/2018 0 0 81 Not Applicable
70 Status 0x0e129c925b4a7096e02b10c8dd94b8cf 8/15/2018 0 0 15 Not Applicable
71 Status 0xf2456825380c8d5b2cf292c9a6b16eeb 8/15/2018 0 0 25 Not Applicable
72 Status 0xb45ea7cae2acdbeb3522181e7f5a98ac 8/15/2018 0 0 5 Not Applicable
73 Status 0xbb2b6d2ffd4a5d4c95ed6fd86f8dac2d 8/15/2018 0 0 4 Not Applicable
74 Status 0x738ca6ac7502f9d0d16a3c7cd5c41a94 8/15/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
75 Status 0x6946b1fcd8aa85b24f8f493345cb6971 8/15/2018 0 0 47 Not Applicable
76 Status 0x1dd1c347ef8e443bef6ca5a4967ff67d 8/15/2018 0 0 9 Not Applicable
77 Status 0xaebd7fd2670a1cbe3a4b38067f483b96 8/15/2018 0 0 19 Not Applicable
78 Status 0x4c7bdc044eb09ceb47230a9bd31a9726 8/15/2018 0 0 6 Not Applicable
79 Status 0xd204c6d7c66b9fa2d4c87ab750b94891 8/15/2018 0 0 7 Not Applicable
80 Status 0xd347bf7c38fee4c3d95851c14b086bf8 8/15/2018 0 0 10 Not Applicable
81 Status 0xce3f432b3d26573ad035b18ef7f3ef55 8/15/2018 0 0 8 Not Applicable
82 Status 0x4341a0ae66759edc080d92daa0d9b341 8/15/2018 0 0 1139 Not Applicable
83 Status 0x4d637500fb999bf72b12cc5c797e3712 8/15/2018 0 0 8 Not Applicable
84 Status 0x78d3b79668ea01b205eecef05925fb77 8/15/2018 0 0 12 Not Applicable
85 Status 0x2308a07bd53235ec6a0640de5e58bae7 8/15/2018 0 0 41 Not Applicable
86 Status 0xe3f6f38e57febb062498c0b85e2bfdd5 8/15/2018 0 0 8 Not Applicable
87 Status 0x276d5daab9ea87b839c2d41e4697cf1b 8/15/2018 0 0 28 Not Applicable
88 Status 0x582ddd91d5c423daa8b316f62db7c97e 8/15/2018 0 0 45 Not Applicable
89 Status 0x18a88c84e96c55076ba68b2b8fca455d 8/15/2018 0 0 6 Not Applicable
90 Status 0x0c00c1914aba8c86b084c1bd980867b5 8/15/2018 0 0 30 Not Applicable
91 Status 0xa1ac9de0b03663b5332b3dfc844bc17f 8/15/2018 0 0 5 Not Applicable
92 Status 0xbc67ae48519f372c2a519c680be0a8f9 8/15/2018 0 0 66 Not Applicable
93 Status 0x661df3d797970356b81d4cc47ad94628 8/15/2018 0 0 10 Not Applicable
94 Status 0x213c01c1e2f4a4197575e51e7178915c 8/15/2018 0 0 12 Not Applicable
95 Status 0x5ccab363e8bf3f52a7a2fdc16f8a2337 8/15/2018 0 0 44 Not Applicable
96 Status 0xf7c063559c16b15f4553fc7c901e8e32 8/15/2018 0 0 53 Not Applicable
97 Status 0xb84bfc04b8bd96f5da4572ebfca3bcc7 8/15/2018 0 0 14 Not Applicable
98 Status 0xb6b45a6bb48dff8fa2bab38e934ff518 8/15/2018 0 0 19 Not Applicable
99 Status 0x9b83f7df384a53f195ceeea34c8b3f59 8/15/2018 0 0 21 Not Applicable
100 Status 0x1bdb48b43e7dd33d76e2d834c63ccfa1 8/15/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0xbc799101629df7fddd4aa03a6448eab2 11/3/2018 5:42:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
2 Status 0x6ce16939405162c0e878b916a88e5bfe 9/19/2018 11:22:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 0 KB
3 Status 0xacdcea70d59ff465d21aaa1de56a8374 6/27/2018 4:23:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
4 Status 0x60c237ffb97985c438b3d031edd97ca0 4/27/2018 3:17:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 171 KB
5 Status 0x51fb9972f9c13f5beaabab548530e3f1 12/27/2017 10:21:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 162 KB
6 Status 0xf1d4bd8ec92b0f2285eb5dc30aee30aa 11/11/2017 9:01:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 167 KB
7 Status 0xbf3e01c18ce6cdef16b0df23e1dcf376 10/13/2017 3:15:00 AM Unknown 6.14.10.1114 Intel Hotkeys 104 KB
8 Status 0x1dcb6553e9984c2b708ea2805fbb0e38 10/2/2017 8:16:00 PM Unknown 6.14.10.4873 Intel Hotkeys 162 KB
9 Status 0xbacf03ca0ef5767e637e1a5aff029702 7/13/2017 5:59:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 174 KB
10 Status 0xcebfec4373a1ba1333fb027f93053189 7/12/2017 1:20:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
11 Status 0x03887a09add2473f9c1faaab56f1c771 4/6/2017 11:16:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 171 KB
12 Status 0x4f4d8a1b813572c0bbeb2735c409777c 3/30/2017 5:19:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
13 Status 0xf368afeac604ba28922c328aa5094675 3/28/2017 7:12:00 PM Unknown 6.14.10.4873 Intel Hotkeys 162 KB
14 Status 0x1f61798248ff9839604b1d412fe58241 3/28/2017 4:34:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
15 Status 0xb415c8e81fc3844003f5b4b059175954 3/26/2017 10:17:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 346 KB
16 Status 0x5143122b93be9e7364352da7ce5fd5c8 2/14/2017 12:31:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
17 Status 0x4ce8a37a7211448b9d010b029a3d38bf 1/19/2017 9:34:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 175 KB
18 Status 0xb8a253ff3c2d1e41da101731d424a797 12/28/2016 1:18:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 171 KB
19 Status 0xaaebc0c1fce701ffb70b84bcb0ce67da 12/17/2016 2:32:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 162 KB
20 Status 0x6a7305f55d5a610e10e85ba859811406 12/13/2016 3:46:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 170 KB
21 Status 0xe8d9fa3b8fd71fba66400c05c4c02cf0 11/21/2016 5:08:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
22 Status 0x1de50a3fc93116efbbffaff2542a945c 11/13/2016 10:45:00 PM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 169 KB
23 Status 0xcaa23806c6569d6d25b0dc3c6f252e6e 11/9/2016 11:52:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 170 KB
24 Status 0x3a9978c5caec77771ff28eb7a3889639 11/7/2016 1:25:00 PM Unknown 3.0.0.2209 Intel Hotkeys 112 KB
25 Status 0x86ce84bce11309992a13425b3871e6d7 10/22/2016 4:30:00 AM Unknown Unknown Intel Hotkeys 174 KB


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