The hkcmd.exe process is responsible for the Intel Hot Key Command Module. The process installs with various onboard drivers and allows for the usage of shortcut keys on Intel hardware. Many of these functions are also included with Microsoft Windows drivers and may be unnecessary to install both. Some malicious developers may also use this filename to camouflage malware to trick unsuspecting users into download, installing, and excecuting the software on their machines.

File name: Hkcmd.exe
Application: Driver Update Utility
Publisher: Intel
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