what is csrss.exe
People are always confused about csrss.exe if it is a virus or a a genuine window process. so let’s today learn about what exactly is csrss.exe is.
csrss.exe is a client server run-time sub-system is one of the process in Microsoft Window Operating System. This process runs all the times in your window OS and manage the majority of the graphical instruction sets including the GUI (graphical user interface) shutdown. Csrss.exe controls threading and Win32 console features. Threading is where the application splits itself into multiple simultaneous running tasks. So csrss.exe runs the critical functions in OS and end of the process may lead to Blue screen of death.
How to find the location of csrss.exe
The location of csrss.exe is C:\Windows\System32.
Is csrss.exe is a virus ?
The csrss.exe is very important system process and is not a virus. But sometimes csrss.exe got corrupted by virus or sometime some Trojan and spyware use the same name to hide itself from the user. if it is register as a Trojan it allows attackers to access your system from remote location.
Can Csrss.exe be removed
You can end the csrss.exe process from the task manager. But as I told you earlier csrss.exe is a genuine Window OS process and perform critical function so the removal of the process may lead to Blue scree of death.
How to Check if Csrss.exe is a genuine process or a Trojan
As I told you earlier the original location of the csrss.exe is C:\Windows\System32. There may be multiple csrss.exe process running on your system and if you want to check if this process are genuine or Trojan any hidden virus then simply Right click on any process and select properties and then select open file location. If the location of the file is different then this is a virus and instantaneously remove it from your system.