Process name: Console Executable

Application using this process: Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio


Process name: Console Executable

Application using this process: Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio


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Process name: Console Executable

Application using this process: Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio

Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries.

What is sqlwb.exe doing on my computer?

sqlwb.exe is a Console Executable from Microsoft Corporation belonging to Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio.

The sqlwb utility opens SQL Server Management Studio. If specified, sqlwb also establishes a connection to a server, and opens queries, scripts, files, projects, and solutions.

You can specify files that contain queries, projects, or solutions. Files that contain queries are automatically connected to a server if connection information is provided and the file type is associated with that type of server. For instance, .sql files will open a SQL Query Editor window in SQL Server Management Studio, and .mdx files will open an MDX Query Editor window in SQL Server Management Studio. SQL Server Solutions and Projects will open in SQL Server Management Studio.

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Non-system processes like sqlwb.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.

In order to ensure your files and data are not lost, be sure to back up your files online. Using a cloud backup service will allow you to safely secure all your digital files. This will also enable you to access any of your files, at any time, on any device.

Is sqlwb.exe harmful?

This process is considered safe. It is unlikely to pose any harm to your system. Check your computer for viruses or other malware infected files.
sqlwb.exe is a safe process

Can I stop or remove sqlwb.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. sqlwb.exe is used by 'Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio'.This is an application created by 'Microsoft Corporation'. To stop sqlwb.exe permanently uninstall 'Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio' 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.

Is sqlwb.exe CPU intensive?

This process is not considered CPU intensive. However, running too many processes on your system may affect your PC’s performance. To reduce system overload, you can use the Microsoft System Configuration Utility to manually find and disable processes that launch upon start-up. Alternatively, download PC Mechanic to automatically scan and identify any PC issues.

Why is sqlwb.exe giving me errors?

Process related issues are usually related to problems encountered by the application that runs it. A safe way to stop these errors is to uninstall the application and run a system scan to automatically identify any PC issues.

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