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Application using this process: MySQL
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What is mysql_upgrade.exe doing on my computer?
mysql_upgrade.exe is a process belonging to the MySQL 5.6.14 (Win 32) database administration tool that allows you to manage databases, configure environments and create reports.
Non-system processes like mysql_upgrade.exe originate from software you installed on your system. Since most applications store data in your system's registry, it is likely that over time your registry suffers fragmentation and accumulates invalid entries which can affect your PC's performance. It is recommended that you check your registry to identify slowdown issues.
Is mysql_upgrade.exe harmful?
This process is considered safe. It is unlikely to pose any harm to your system. Scan your system now to identify issues with this process and services that can be safely removed.
mysql_upgrade.exe is a safe process
Can I stop or remove mysql_upgrade.exe?
Most non-system processes that are running can be stopped because they are not involved in running your operating system. Scan your system now to identify unused processes that are using up valuable resources. mysql_upgrade.exe is used by 'MySQL'.This is an application created by 'MySQL'. To stop mysql_upgrade.exe permanently uninstall 'MySQL' from your system. Uninstalling applications can leave invalid registry entries, accumulating over time. Run a free scan to find out how to optimize software and system performance.