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What is msert.exe?

msert.exe is part of Microsoft Malware Protection and developed by Microsoft Corporation according to the msert.exe version information.

msert.exe's description is "Microsoft Support Emergency Response Tool"

msert.exe is digitally signed by Microsoft Corporation.

msert.exe is usually located in the 'c:\Users\mrmac\Downloads\' folder.

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Vendor and version information [?]

Product nameMicrosoft Malware Protection
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionMicrosoft Support Emergency Response..
Internal nameMSERT.exe
Original filenameMSERT.exe
Legal copyright© Microsoft Corporation. All right..
Product version1.103.1139.0
File version1.103.1139.0

The following is the available information on msert.exe:

Product nameMicrosoft Malware Protection
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionMicrosoft Support Emergency Response Tool
Internal nameMSERT.exe
Original filenameMSERT.exe
Legal copyright© Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Product version1.103.1139.0
File version1.103.1139.0

Digital signatures [?]

This file has a valid digital signature.

Signer nameMicrosoft Corporation
Certificate issuer nameMicrosoft Code Signing PCA
Certificate serial number6101afca000000000014

Hashes [?]


Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to msert.exe:

msert.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

msert.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

Microsoft Support Emergency Response Tool has stopped working.

End Program - msert.exe. This program is not responding.

msert.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

msert.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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What did other users do?

The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with msert.exe. 11% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 98 users.

User vote results: There were 11 votes to remove and 87 votes to keep

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Please share with the other users what you think about this file. What does this file do? Is it legitimate or something that your computer is better without? Do you know how it was installed on your system? Did you install it yourself or did it come bundled with some other software? Is it running smoothly or do you get some error message? Any information that will help to document this file is welcome. Thank you for your contributions.

I'm reading all new comments so don't hesitate to post a question about the file. If I don't have the answer perhaps another user can help you.

chaitanya writes

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I have download the msert.exe but it is not installed in my windows 7 version.The error message like this "This application has failed to start because its side by side configuration is incorrect."
pls help me

# 27 Aug 2011, 23:36

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