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What is setup.exe?

Part of Microsoft Setup by Microsoft

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How is setup.exe loaded?

Scheduled task - setup.exe is launched automatically by registering itself into the Windows Task Scheduler under the task name '\{31F59481-796F-409D-9ADE-67EC3ADB82B9}'. Task Scheduler provides the ability to schedule the launch of programs or scripts at pre-defined times or after specified time intervals or even with event-based triggers.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.6% of all Boost users have the setup.exe file.Of the 0.6% of setup.exe users, 10.0% have disabled it.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\users\kay\downloads\personalassistant_2007 (1) (1)\personalassistant_2007\setup.exe

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536)

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File details

File name: setup.exe
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation (verified)
Name: Microsoft Setup
Description: Microsoft Setup Bootstrapper
Version: 12.0.4518.1113
Size: 483.86 KB
Original file name: Setup.Exe

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: Microsoft Corporation
Effective date: 8/22/2007
Expiration date: 2/22/2009

Scheduled task details

Name: \{31F59481-796F-409D-9ADE-67EC3ADB82B9}

Image hashes

MD5: 89e633b2700c2dc48d40c2c87134e9ca
SHA-1: afcfcaf89fcee8fe21eacff923653252cc06863d

PE image details

File packed: No
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