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What is sevinst.exe?

sevinst.exe is part of Symantec Core Technology and developed by Symantec Corporation according to the sevinst.exe version information.

sevinst.exe's description is "Symantec Symevent Installer"

sevinst.exe is digitally signed by Symantec Corporation.

sevinst.exe is usually located in the 'i:\TSW\Antivirus\' folder.

If you have additional information about the file, please share it with the FreeFixer users by posting a comment at the bottom of this page.

Vendor and version information [?]

Product nameSymantec Core Technology
Company nameSymantec Corporation
File descriptionSymantec Symevent Installer
Internal nameSEVINST
Original filenameSEVINST.EXE
Legal copyrightCopyright (C) Symantec Corporation 1..
Product versionSevInst.exe : 12.0.1.2 SymEvnt.386 ..
File version12.0.1.2

The following is the available information on sevinst.exe:

PropertyValue
Product nameSymantec Core Technology
Company nameSymantec Corporation
File descriptionSymantec Symevent Installer
Internal nameSEVINST
Original filenameSEVINST.EXE
Legal copyrightCopyright (C) Symantec Corporation 1992-2003
Product versionSevInst.exe : 12.0.1.2 SymEvnt.386 : 12.0.1.2 S32Evnt1.dll : 12.0.1.2 SymEvent.sys : 12.0.1.1
File version12.0.1.2

Digital signatures [?]

This file has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameSymantec Corporation
Certificate issuer nameVeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2004 CA
Certificate serial number035f9a870e1dcb22429e23c72621c313

Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD54b663701ef287252082e466cccc8fd87
SHA256dfeafeea0da2fe0828832f5b89a0d083db43dac83b65e145fa7414643079e827

Error Messages

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

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

sevinst.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.

Symantec Symevent Installer has stopped working.

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

sevinst.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

sevinst.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 sevinst.exe. 0% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 6 users.

Votes
Keep100 %
6
Remove0 %
0

Malware or legitimate?

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