What is AmdPPM?
AmdPPM.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 AmdPPM.sys belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.
AmdPPM.sys file information
The process known as AMD Processor Driver or Processor Device Driver belongs to software AMD HwPState Processor Driver or Microsoft Windows Operating System by Advanced Micro Devices (www.amd.com) or Microsoft (www.microsoft.com).
Description: AmdPPM.sys is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. AmdPPM.sys is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32\drivers.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 33,792 bytes.
The driver can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs. The program has no visible window. The service has no detailed description. The file is not a Windows core file. AmdPPM.sys is a trustworthy file from Microsoft. AmdPPM.sys seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 16% dangerous.
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