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What is Apvfb.exe?

Apvfb.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if Apvfb.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.

Apvfb.exe file information

The process known as APVFB or Apvfb belongs to software Alps Pointing-device for VAIO or ALPS Touch Pad Driver by ALPS (www.alps.com).

Description: Apvfb.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. Apvfb.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 148,992 bytes (44% of all occurrences), 167,936 bytes and 5 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/apvfb.exe.html 
The application has no file description. Apvfb.exe is not a Windows core file. Apvfb.exe is a trustworthy file from Microsoft. Therefore the technical security rating is 7% dangerous.
If you run into problems with Apvfb.exe, you can uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > ALPS Touch Pad Driver or Alps Pointing-device for VAIO).

Recommended: Identify Apvfb.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as Apvfb.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the Apvfb.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.


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