hpqdirec.exe is a HP Director application
from Hewlett-Packard Co.
belonging to hp digital imaging - hp all-in-one series
Non-system processes like hpqdirec.exe originate from software you installed on your system. Since most applications store data in your system's registry, it is likely that your registry has suffered fragmentation and accumulated invalid entries which can affect your PC's performance. It is recommended that you check your registry to identify slowdown issues.