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Application using this process: LG Firmware Autoupdate
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What is fwupdate.exe doing on my computer?
fwupdate.exe is a process associated with LG Firmware Autoupdate from CST.
If this program is loading each time your computer starts it could be in any number of locations Windows use to automatically load a program. Therefore it is suggested downloading and running the free Startup Control Panel to quickly and correctly disable this program from automatically starting up.
If you do not plan on using the program associated with fwupdate.exe it is suggested that instead of disabling the process from starting up that you uninstall the program.
Non-system processes like fwupdate.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.