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nukaboy
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Why the fuck does Microsoft Office have a background process that opens a cmd window every hour?

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  • 2
    I fuckin noticed this too. I thought it was some nefarious software I caught on the interweb.
  • 1
    Yeah, this is weird. You can disable it in the task scheduler though.
  • 2
    I've seen the window, how did you find that is is Office?
  • 2
    @bkwilliams it's called "officebackgroundtaskhandler" or something like that
  • 1
    It's Microsoft only use it for photo/video editing and games. Otherwise don't use it...
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