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What is avgmfapx.exe?

Avgmfapx.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 avgmfapx.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.

Avgmfapx.exe file information

The process known as AVG Installer Application belongs to software AVG Internet Security by AVG Technologies CZ, s.r.o (www.freeavg.com).

Description: Avgmfapx.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. avgmfapx.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 5,611,872 bytes (40% of all occurrences), 3,313,504 bytes, 6,033,528 bytes or 4,352,632 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/avgmfapx.exe.html 
It is a Verisign signed file. The file is certified by a trustworthy company. It is not a Windows system file. The program has no visible window. The software can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. Avgmfapx.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 16% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You have the option to do the following:

  • search the support area on the AVG website
  • completely remove AVG 2012 or AVG 2011 (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs)

Recommended: Identify avgmfapx.exe related errors

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

It is used as part of AVG's update process.
  Anonymous   (further information)

Summary: Average user rating of avgmfapx.exe: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment.
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