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Process name: NVIDIA Display Driver Service
Application using this process: NVIDIA Control Panel
Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries.
What is nvcpl.exe doing on my computer?
This is an NVIDIA utility for the display control panel, which allows the configuration of extra display options. Although this is a safe process, it could be infected by the Yanz.B Worm as a virus in disguise.
Thus it is recommended that a full virus scan be regularly made on your computer to detect the worm. Otherwise it is important for the correct running of the utility.
Non-system processes like nvcpl.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.
Is nvcpl.exe harmful?
Can I stop or remove nvcpl.exe?
Is nvcpl.exe CPU intensive?
Why is nvcpl.exe 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 nvcpl.exe?
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.
nvcpl.exe is known to have 1 other instances:
NVIDIA Display Driver Service
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