Many of you, who are computer freaks, must be familiar with WMI that is Windows Management Instrumentation, but those who are not; it is a Microsoft windows component, which provides complete information about the system management. Moreover, it allows the control and management of devices and systems in any enterprise network. wmiprvse, that is Windows Management Instrumentation Provider Service, is also part of WMI.
It was first introduced for the Windows XP platform and later for the windows 2003 platform. This service is of great use for the windows based applications such as administrative scripts and enterprise applications.
wmiprvse is highly important for the security and stability of operating system because otherwise, the operating system won’t be able to run properly and smoothly. This software can run simultaneously in many programs or systems such as it can run in the Local service, Local system and Network service at the same time.
The location of this application is predefined, as it is always situated in the systems 32 folder of the operating system, and if you find this application at any other location, then it is understood that it is surely a virus and not the original application. In order to keep a virus check for this application, you can always check with the help of the security task manger, that from where the program is running or originating.
It can help you detect the malware or virus, as many hackers uses this application for penetrating into other’s computer, so the chances of it being infected with virus and crashing your computer become greater.