What is elevation_service.exe?

elevation_service.exe is part of Google Chrome and developed by Google Inc. according to the elevation_service.exe version information.

elevation_service.exe's description is "Google Chrome"

elevation_service.exe is digitally signed by Google Inc.

elevation_service.exe is usually located in the 'c:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\71.0.3578.98\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about elevation_service.exe.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on elevation_service.exe:

PropertyValue
Product nameGoogle Chrome
Company nameGoogle Inc.
File descriptionGoogle Chrome
Internal nameelevation_service_exe
Original filenameelevation_service.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright 2017 Google Inc. All rights reserved.
Product version71.0.3578.98
File version71.0.3578.98

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameGoogle Chrome
Company nameGoogle Inc.
File descriptionGoogle Chrome
Internal nameelevation_service_exe
Original filenameelevation_service.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright 2017 Google Inc. All right..
Product version71.0.3578.98
File version71.0.3578.98

Digital signatures [?]

elevation_service.exe has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameGoogle Inc
Certificate issuer nameSymantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
Certificate serial number2a9c21acaaa63a3c58a7b9322bee948d

VirusTotal report

None of the 71 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the elevation_service.exe file.

None of the 71 anti-virus programs detected the elevation_service.exe file.

Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD5ddd204d449710b6a54e42f9630a10a29
SHA2568c18c0e2c32111d2166b36b710ffdb09da176e6339445f92ba3195ad4987a247

Error Messages

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

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

elevation_service.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.

Google Chrome has stopped working.

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

elevation_service.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

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

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