Need Advice on spoolsv.exe

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Subject: Need Advice on spoolsv.exe
Posted by:  Ger68 (Ger…@discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2006

I'm having trouble with my PC when I start up it sometimes Locks and the CPU
usage is at a maximum. After running Ad-Aware, McAfee VirusScan and
AntiSpyware(all up to date) nothing showed up. On a start up one time I got a
brief message about a spoolsv.exe error so after each start up I check
Process Explorer and see spoolsv.exe running and its Location is
C:\WINDOWS\system32\dllcache\spoolsvc.exe. After I did some research I now
find some sites and forums say its a spybot worm and should be Deleted while
others say its a system file  for Network Printing and I could be  in Danger
if I touch it. When I ran a Search I found it at three locations. They are
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\i386\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\$hf_mig$\KB896423\SP2QFE\spoolsv.exe
When I ran sigverif it says  C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe has not been
digitally signed.
What Action can I take with any or all of these .exe files?
Can I Delete or should I Fix in Hyjack This? If this file is Deleted will I
be able to start up OK? or is there another action I can take?
Please, Any Help Greatly Appreciated, Thanks.

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