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Process name: Control Panel applet
Application using this process: High Definition Audio System driver
Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries.
What is rthdvcpl.exe doing on my computer?
rthdvcpl.exe is a Control Panel applet from Realtek belonging to the High Definition Audio System driver. The process HD Audio Control Panel or RtHDVCpl.exe belongs to the software HD Audio Control Panel or RtHDVCpl.exe or Realtek High Definition Audio by Realtek Semiconductor.
Some malware camouflage themselves as RtHDVCpl.exe, particularly if they are located in c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Thus check the RtHDVCpl.exe process on your pc whether it is a pest.
If so it is recommended to remove it from your PC.
Non-system processes like rthdvcpl.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.