What is gcasDtServ.exe?

gcasDtServ.exe is part of Microsoft AntiSpyware (Beta 1) and developed by Microsoft Corporation according to the gcasDtServ.exe version information.

gcasDtServ.exe's description is "Microsoft AntiSpyware Data Service"

gcasDtServ.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft AntiSpyware\' folder.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on gcasDtServ.exe:

PropertyValue
Product nameMicrosoft AntiSpyware (Beta 1)
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionMicrosoft AntiSpyware Data Service
Internal namegcasDtServ
Original filenamegcasDtServ.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright © 2004-2005 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Legal trademarkMicrosoft® and Windows® are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. SpyNet(tm) is a trademark of Microsoft Corporation.
Product version1.00.0615
File version1.00.0615

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

Product nameMicrosoft AntiSpyware (Beta 1)
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionMicrosoft AntiSpyware Data Service
Internal namegcasDtServ
Original filenamegcasDtServ.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright © 2004-2005 Microsoft Cor..
Legal trademarkMicrosoft® and Windows® are regist..
Product version1.00.0615
File version1.00.0615

Folder name variants

gcasDtServ.exe may also be located in other folders than C:\Program Files\Microsoft AntiSpyware\. The most common variants are listed below:

Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD521bd4696317a4a6383f86cdc5e026bfd
SHA2567a02682f8f087d7abd3d0272e2b3543230475ccca3e2b32463de990c0207510e

Error Messages

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

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

gcasdtserv.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 AntiSpyware Data Service has stopped working.

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

gcasdtserv.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

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

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