How to remove an Afc error
Afc.sys is a Windows driver. A driver is a small software program that allows your computer to communicate with hardware or connected devices. This means that a driver has direct access to the internals of the OS, hardware etc.
The free file information forum can help you determine if Afc.sys belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.
Afc.sys file information
Description: Afc.sys is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32\drivers.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 11,776 bytes (89% of all occurrences) or 18,688 bytes.
The driver can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs. The program is not visible. The service has no detailed description. Afc.sys is not a Windows core file. Afc.sys seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 37% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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If Afc.sys is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows, the security rating is 16% dangerous. The file size is 22,784 bytes. The program has no visible window. The file is a Verisign signed file. The Afc.sys file is certified by a trustworthy company. There is no detailed description of this service. Afc.sys is not a Windows core file. Afc.sys seems to be a compressed file.
Important: Some malware disguises itself as Afc.sys, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows\System32\drivers folder. Therefore, you should check the Afc.sys process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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