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Process name: Alps Pointing-device Driver
Application using this process: Alps Touchpad Drivers
Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries.
What is apoint.exe doing on my computer?
apoint.exe is a component of the drivers for your Alps Touchpad. This file is hardware related and it is used with your keyboard to increase functionality. It is used for touchpad enhancements on your keyboard, and you may or may not need this running depending upon how you are using your keyboard.
This file is considered safe and is not considered to be spyware or adware related software. This process should not be removed to ensure that your touchpad works properly.
Non-system processes like apoint.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.