What is Optimize Start Menu Cache Files-S-1-5-21-4011291413-687347894-1824148913-500?

What is “Optimize Start Menu Cache Files-S-1-5-21-4011291413-687347894-1824148913-500”?

“Optimize Start Menu Cache Files” is a scheduled task.

First, ensure that you use Windows 8 or 10!
Because this task is legitimate only for Windows 8, 8.1 and 10.

“Optimize Start Menu Cache Files” has not assigned executable file.
It uses the COM object {2D3F8A1B-6DCD-4ED5-BDBA-A096594B98EF}.
This COM object is related to the Microsoft DLL:

Is “Optimize Start Menu Cache Files” scheduled task safe?

Yes. It is safe.

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“Optimize Start Menu Cache Files”

required for Windows normal work?

No. This task is not required. You can disable or delete the task and your computer will work.

Is “Optimize Start Menu Cache Files” useful?

This task is used to optimize start menu cache files. Probably, it is able to speedup start menu operations. But now we have no benchmark results to confirm it.

Do not change “Optimize Start Menu Cache Files” task if you are not fully sure that are you doing. If you use UnHackMe or RegRun, mark “Optimize Start Menu Cache Files” as false positive.


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