6.3.9600.16384 (winblue_rtm.130821-1623) 0.47%
6.3.9431.0 (winmain_bluemp.130615-1214) 0.07%
6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247) 1.94%
6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247) 0.33%
6.2.8250.0 (winmain_win8beta.120217-1520) 0.07%
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255) 3.28%
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255) 4.35%
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255) 52.65%
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255) 2.95%
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255) 19.76%
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255) 2.01%
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255) 0.07%
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255) 0.07%
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255) 0.07%
6.1.1000.18273 (longhorn_mc_dev(wmbla).080702-2311) 0.33%
6.0.6000.16386 (vista_rtm.061101-2205) 7.90%
6.0.6000.16386 (vista_rtm.061101-2205) 0.47%
6.0.6000.16386 (vista_rtm.061101-2205) 1.67%
6.0.6000.16386 (vista_rtm.061101-2205) 0.07%
5.1.2715.3011 (xpsp(wmbla).061009-1511) 0.94%
5.1.2715.2941 (xpsp(wmbla).060629-0920) 0.07%
5.1.2715.2812 (xpsp(wmbla).051215-1116) 0.20%
5.1.2700.2230 built by: private/xpsp_mce_qfe(wmbla) 0.07%
5.1.2700.2180 (private/xpsp_mce.040810-0205) 0.20%



Windows Media Center Receiver Service by Microsoft

Remove ehrecvr.exe
This is a Windows system installed file with Windows File Protection (WFP) enabled.


ehrecvr.exe has 24 known versions, the most recent one is 6.3.9600.16384 (winblue_rtm.130821-1623). It is started as a Windows Service called 'Servicio Receptor de Windows Media Center' with the name 'ehRecvr' and described as “A Windows Media Center televízió- és rádióvételi szolgáltatása”. . It is also run with NETWORK SERVICE privileges. The average file size is about 467.35 KB. The programs Update Rollup 2 for Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005, Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 KB908246 and Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 KB2619340 have been observed as installing specific variations of ehrecvr.exe. During the process's lifecycle, the typical CPU resource utilization is less than 0.01%, the average private memory consumption is about 11.71 MB with the maximum memory reaching around 13.21 MB. Addionally, typically read and write I/O disk operations is about 6.29 KB per minute for reads and 473.72 KB per minute for writes.

What is ehrecvr.exe?

Windows Media Center Service for TV and FM broadcast reception is a Windows service The Windows Media Center Receiver Service runs that as NT AUTHORITY\networkService in its own process.

About ehrecvr.exe (from Microsoft)

Microsoft Windows Media Center is a feature of certain SKUs of the Windows 7 operating system that includes enhanced capabilities for consolidating digital entertainment and media content and deliveri


File name:ehrecvr.exe
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Windows Media Center Receiver Service
Description:Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Typical file path:C:\windows\ehome\ehrecvr.exe
Original name:ehRecvr.exe.mui
Windows Service
Service name:ehRecvr
Display name:Servicio Receptor de Windows Media Center
Description:“A Windows Media Center televízió- és rádióvételi szolgáltatása”

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of Windows Media Center Receiver Service.)
Microsoft Corporation
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Microsoft Corporation
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Microsoft Corporation
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Microsoft has released the October 2006 Update Rollup for Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005. This update rollup is intended for computers that are running Update Rollup 2 for Windows XP M...
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Microsoft Corporation
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A security issue has been identified that could allow an unauthenticated remote attacker to compromise your system and gain control over it. You can help protect your system by installing this update ...


(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of ehrecvr.exe, select a unique version for details.)
Runs under 'SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services' by the Service Controller (services.exe)
  • 'ehRecvr'

VersionsAll file variations of ehrecvr.exe

MD5SHA-1File size
44c5f3f4b70d1c8d21c90e724e249796 360b0dbd467f4bcea2f250a8c9c2b1e1042afc55 681.5 KB
16a13838369fa56f96fd7bf7a1d45f61 02a14e339a5b7465cf52451b36792a0fdb8c46b7 681.5 KB
4b84e647c934edff7f28c4b91a5c0864 6ff2880ef89b2546e5acff923111d244981a8492 648 KB
93fae5e2edd59b1d292d18be7a5afee3 6e32a2af8d0e4ddc995c1522c4f5c36d32796661 538 KB
4cb77caeb68c4876a9b682f8750039e5 41822842d48391ff663f673716084a9e8f19217a 540 KB
1697c39978cd69f6fbc15302edcece1f a2888a3a19ac29c3a1fa2cfafd68978428b4650b 543 KB
3a74a6e33685662b125a3269b1f2114f e86cd29001ef0e318357760a1c4e56e35d416ffd 544 KB
c4002b6b41975f057d98c439030cea07 2ac6028981e07f7a6406da87b8158e17627da2a0 680.5 KB
47c071994c3f649f23d9cd075ac9304a 441132b1e49a560dc8c471917f53651a2022b1aa 680 KB
a8c362018efc87beb013ee28f29c0863 34b57e70b7e4ccd4532483ccc3f30bf9e9064392 543.5 KB
b91d81b3b54a54ccafc03733dbc2e29e 073bdd9fb58e663006642c208c1ca7e3f64b743e 680.5 KB
4f2bbb2471556746e31f7db5975afd1f eb4a3f6d4a9a18b956eb8627a625137565de6efa 544 KB
fc0c6168624dde480420e7d7ade4c24b 056016bb18f5aa5395548d0a00200c593d6a517d 563.5 KB
bc667d6c0a8a857caba77818f1a953fd ef1a20348df588ad6b661c7be153b721937f4a1b 543.5 KB
33510be001ccdb5a01fcc88f4dd8dfc7 4c8bed35a9cc793c99bb586185bcc22ffefb8548 536 KB
9be3744d295a7701eb425332014f0797 9a31371b6836c9e2a951a3399e4ddaba9aef4b78 285.5 KB
b4580122b0a7b263b6ee9acba69c8013 72959762aa9f036f139537a39aaade92d93acdc3 285 KB
14ce384d2e27b64c256bda4dc39c312d 0f69f2483f9f20e51f35f98df13ec8ef6f576fe5 336 KB
8ea277bda2730c9b34add67cdd593d64 8d22725ff68e9c76785b71edef0ef481cf95ef33 285.5 KB
5d1347aa5ae6e2f77d7f4f8372d95ac9 2d63e33c20406dd9ab5573e60277ec1bf9085e7e 232 KB
026da2ab097171c02eac7ab3ee22d269 8a1c97d6f9c2537d672ce6236baaf6e874131113 232 KB
d039a0c347632622934906bd59a4e1ea 18f03b5fbb85da153450379a85cecca4abcffb41 232 KB
63f371f0248e3732a4821f86e6d0e370 9c336e53f8dd201b0a5474d88130533d1ce7c81b 191 KB
27434c42a13c11f92ca45840b720d671 41dc3c440b12cb365212da821c47c1c5d39a6893 190 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 49.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 30.50%
Windows 7 Professional 10.50%
Windows Vista Home Premium 4.75%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center 1.75%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 0.75%
Windows Seven Black Edition 0.50%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 0.50%
Windows Se7en Titan 0.25%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 43.83% of Windows Media Center Receiver Service.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 23.37%
Hewlett-Packard 17.82%
ASUS 16.48%
Acer 11.69%
Toshiba 8.05%
Sony 6.13%
Lenovo 4.21%
Samsung 1.92%
Intel 1.92%
Alienware 1.15%
MSI 1.15%
Medion 0.77%
American Megatrends 0.57%
Sahara 0.38%
Gateway 0.38%
NEC 0.38%
Compaq 0.38%
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