• File Path: C:\windows\HelpPane.exe
  • Description: Microsoft Help and Support


Type Hash
MD5 95DBA7370490F85BD8A48B913A3D8541
SHA1 2FB19ACC54C9E79E80417CB70263FD855DCD7F89
SHA256 A80F927C1CF42200A2777121D013C2A4A09403E3FE15559B857CBC6EB489B66E
SHA384 AF2502C29A2CDA08BA75DF59C1658FF7664C40924D211EAAF9B3EE415AA334060F19066451AE3F803F0A61B5865426B7
SHA512 00A03BB870E026E77070943216611BBC6CB8093CAF064A56106DD125096FC22287A6977A343981A5D539B5705A2DC490C8ADB0023599AB3AE90670E09C57336A
SSDEEP 12288:RC40wrR/TUnSM+xxRUT47BmXKPXPiXuHNHGb6bH/zx/GCLW/nh/X:RCoUnSMyaw


  • Status: The file C:\windows\HelpPane.exe is not digitally signed. You cannot run this script on the current system. For more information about running scripts and setting execution policy, see about_Execution_Policies at
  • Serial: ``
  • Thumbprint: ``
  • Issuer:
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File Metadata

  • Original Filename: HelpPane.exe.mui
  • Product Name: Microsoft Windows Operating System
  • Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
  • File Version: 6.3.9600.16384 (winblue_rtm.130821-1623)
  • Product Version: 6.3.9600.16384
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Legal Copyright: Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

File Similarity (ssdeep match)

File Score
C:\WINDOWS\HelpPane.exe 65
C:\Windows\HelpPane.exe 58
C:\Windows\HelpPane.exe 57
C:\Windows\HelpPane.exe 61

Possible Misuse

The following table contains possible examples of HelpPane.exe being misused. While HelpPane.exe is not inherently malicious, its legitimate functionality can be abused for malicious purposes.

Source Source File Example License
sigma win_user_driver_loaded.yml - '*\Windows\HelpPane.exe' DRL 1.0

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