In this article from How to Fix PC Errors, which includes insights from Windows expert Marlin Mccullough, you can use it to fix GWX.exe error securely.
What’s GWX.exe? Need to Fix GWX.exe? Remove it, or keep it?
Personally, you can read GWX.exe this way: “Get Windows 10″. If you’re an owner of Windows 7, Windows 8/ 8.1. you’d be able to see the white Windows icon in your taskbar area…
(See it on the Processes Tab of WTM.)
Get Windows 10 when it’s ready?
For more info, please refer the following content:
- MD5: a9b579dcc2bcab35aad2b88f0c22acf2
- Size: 465 KB (476,160 bytes)
- Size on disk: 468 KB (479,232 bytes)
- File version 6.3.9600.17813 (winblue_r10.150506-0600)
- Product Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
File location (C:\Windows\System32\GWX) and more…
And then, it’d be safe to keep this application, which is used to download the final version of Windows 10 – you have the right to deny the install later if you’re a fan of those old Win OSes.