What is hpservice.exe?

hpservice.exe is part of Mobile Data Protection System and developed by Hewlett-Packard Company according to the hpservice.exe version information.

hpservice.exe's description is "HpService"

hpservice.exe is digitally signed by Hewlett-Packard Company.

hpservice.exe is usually located in the 'c:\windows\system32\' folder.

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

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on hpservice.exe:

PropertyValue
Product nameMobile Data Protection System
Company nameHewlett-Packard Company
File descriptionHpService
Internal nameHpService
Original filenameHpService.exe
Legal copyright© Copyright 2001-2013 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
Product version5, 2, 1, 1
File version5, 2, 1, 1

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

Product nameMobile Data Protection System
Company nameHewlett-Packard Company
File descriptionHpService
Internal nameHpService
Original filenameHpService.exe
Legal copyright© Copyright 2001-2013 Hewlett-Packa..
Product version5, 2, 1, 1
File version5, 2, 1, 1

Digital signatures [?]

hpservice.exe has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameHewlett-Packard Company
Certificate issuer nameVeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA
Certificate serial number5385f411330dd19da2f77a1ba8367167

VirusTotal report

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

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

Other files also named hpservice.exe

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Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD598a5302cf34749b241dba25774bd59bb
SHA2563c52a334887510d9c233eb0809c48c853c71d31d84d9a2e19e7d531ef31c0cb6

Error Messages

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

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

hpservice.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.

HpService has stopped working.

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

hpservice.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

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

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