What is devicecensus.exe and how to fix devicecensus.exe ?

What is devicecensus.exe file ?


In some case devicecensus.exe can harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the DeviceCensus.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.

Follow steps bellow to try fix the problem with devicecensus.exe

1. Use cleanmgr

To run the command cleanmgr :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box , followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command cleanmgr and press Enter.

2. Use sfc /scannow

To run the command sfc /scannow :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command sfc /scannow and press Enter.

3. uninstalling programs :

To uninstall unnecessary programs :
Open the Start menu (Press Windows key + X) .
Click the first menu item Programs and Features.
Search unnecessary programs in the list of installed programs, .
Click the software you want to uninstall.

4. using msconfig

To run the command msconfig :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command msconfig and press Enter.

5. Automatic Update

To run the command wuauclt /ShowWindowsUpdate:
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command wuauclt /ShowWindowsUpdate and press Enter.

6. Use resmon command

To run the command resmon :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command resmon and press Enter.

7. use DISM.exe

To run the command DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth and press Enter.


devicecensus.exe descriptions


DeviceCensus.exe is an important part of Windows, but often causes problems. The file DeviceCensus.exe is located in an undetermined folder.;The file size on Windows 10/8/7/XP is 0 bytes.;DeviceCensus.exe is a Windows core system file. The DeviceCensus.exe file is a Microsoft signed file. The program has no visible window. The file is certified by a trustworthy company.;Therefore the technical security rating is 4% dangerous, but you should also compare this rating with the user reviews.;Uninstalling this variant;You can uninstall Microsoft Windows, or ask Support team for help. Go to Microsoft Windows in the Windows Control Panel (Software or Programs section) to uninstall it, or go to www.microsoft.com/windows for Customer Support.