realplay.exe

Process name: Real Player

Application using this process: Real Player

realplay.exe

Process name: Real Player

Application using this process: Real Player

realplay.exe


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Process name: Real Player

Application using this process: Real Player

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What is realplay.exe doing on my computer?

realplay.exe is the main process belonging to Real Networks, Real Player which allows the playing of various video files such as MPEG and AVI. This process also installs a system tray icon onto your system tray bar. "This program is a non-essential system process, and is installed for ease of use. " If you need any technical advice or assistance, call our Live Experts toll-free on one of the numbers below:

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Non-system processes like realplay.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.
realplay.exe

In order to ensure your files and data are not lost, be sure to back up your files online. Using a cloud backup service will allow you to safely secure all your digital files. This will also enable you to access any of your files, at any time, on any device.

Is realplay.exe harmful?

This process is considered safe. It is unlikely to pose any harm to your system. Check your computer for viruses or other malware infected files.
realplay.exe is a safe process

Can I stop or remove realplay.exe?

Most non-system processes that are running can be stopped because they are not involved in running your operating system. Scan your system now to identify unused processes that are using up valuable resources. realplay.exe is used by 'Real Player'.This is an application created by 'Real Networks'. To stop realplay.exe permanently uninstall 'Real Player' from your system. Uninstalling applications can leave invalid registry entries, accumulating over time. Run a free scan to find out how to optimize software and system performance.

Is realplay.exe CPU intensive?

This process is not considered CPU intensive. However, running too many processes on your system may affect your PC’s performance. To reduce system overload, you can use the Microsoft System Configuration Utility to manually find and disable processes that launch upon start-up. Alternatively, download SpeedUpMyPC to automatically scan and identify any unused processes.

Why is realplay.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 unused processes and services that are using up valuable resources.







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