What is AiChargerAP.exe?

The genuine AiChargerAP.exe file is a software component of AiCharger Application by ASUSTeK Computer.
Available for download through the ASUS software support page, this application allows you to modify your motherboard power settings in order to more efficiently charge various external devices. This application is only supported for ASUS laptops. The user interface to modify settings can be accessed through the system tray. ASUSTek Computer was founded in 1989 in Taiwan. It is currently the fifth largest PC vendor in the world.

AiChargerAp stands for Ai Charger Application

The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the AiChargerAP.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.

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AiChargerAP.exe file information

Windows Task Manager with AiChargerAP
AiChargerAP.exe process in Windows Task Manager

The process known as AiChargerAP MFC Application belongs to software AiChargerAP Application by ASUSTek Computer (

Description: AiChargerAP.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. AiChargerAP.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 547,984 bytes (58% of all occurrences) or 465,536 bytes. 
The AiChargerAP.exe file is not a Windows core file. The AiChargerAP.exe file is a Verisign signed file. The program is not visible. The program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: MACHINE\Run). The AiChargerAP.exe file is digitally signed. AiChargerAP.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 44% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: The software vendor offers the option to uninstall ASUS Ai Charger software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 10/8/7).

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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as AiChargerAP.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the AiChargerAP.exe 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.


User Comments

Il semblerait que cette application utilise un port USB (le plus à droite en façade) pour effectuer une charge rapide d'un accessoire. Voir ASUS G11cd

Summary: Average user rating of AiChargerAP.exe: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment. One user thinks it's probably harmless.

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Best practices for resolving AiChargerAP issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with AiChargerAP. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the AiChargerAP.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.

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