Is igfxpers.exe safe?
Igfxpers.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 igfxpers.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.
Igfxpers.exe file information
Description: Igfxpers.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file igfxpers.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32 or sometimes in a subfolder of C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 114,688 bytes (42% of all occurrences), 118,784 bytes and 110 more variants.
The file is not a Windows core file. The process is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program is not visible. Igfxpers.exe is a trustworthy file from Microsoft. Therefore the technical security rating is 24% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
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If igfxpers.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 56% dangerous. The file size is 240,128 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 241,664 bytes. There is no file information. The program has no visible window. It is not a Windows core file.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as igfxpers.exe, for example Trojan Horse or Trojan.Gen.2 (detected by Symantec), and TrojanDownloader:Win32/Unruy.C (detected by Microsoft). Therefore, you should check the igfxpers.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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