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Application using this process: Windows printer
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What is hpfigw71.dll doing on my computer?
hpfigw71.dll is a printer driver for HP printers, as part of the Driver Store File Repository of the Windows installation folder. Files in this folder are used for the quick installation of HP branded printers upon their first connection to the computer.
Non-system processes like hpfigw71.dll 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.
Is hpfigw71.dll harmful?
Can I stop or remove hpfigw71.dll?
Is hpfigw71.dll CPU intensive?
Why is hpfigw71.dll giving me errors?Process related issues are usually related to problems encountered by the application that runs it. A safe way to stop these errors is to uninstall the application and run a system scan to automatically identify any PC issues.
Why do I have multiple instances of hpfigw71.dll?
Multiple copies of a process in your task manager may indicate the presence of a virus or Trojan. Make sure you always use an updated antivirus software and perform a full scan to identify any such cases.
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