English | Deutsch


What is RtHDVCpl.exe?

RtHDVCpl.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 RtHDVCpl.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.


RtHDVCpl.exe file information

The process known as HD Audio Control Panel or Realtek HD Audio Manager belongs to software HD Audio Control Panel or Realtek High Definition Audio Driver or Realtek High Definition Audio or Realtek HDMI Audio Driver for ATI or Realtek HDMI Audio Driver for by Realtek Semiconductor (www.realtek.com.tw).

Description: RtHDVCpl.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. RtHDVCpl.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 4,702,208 bytes (12% of all occurrences), 3,784,704 bytes and 39 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/rthdvcpl.exe.html 
RtHDVCpl.exe is not a Windows core file. The RtHDVCpl.exe file is a Microsoft signed file. The software starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program is not visible. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. RtHDVCpl.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 36% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.

Recommended: Identify RtHDVCpl.exe related errors

If RtHDVCpl.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 17% dangerous. The file size is 7,625,248 bytes (9% of all occurrences), 9,398,888 bytes and 41 more variants. The file is a Verisign signed file. It is a Microsoft signed file. RtHDVCpl.exe is certified by a trustworthy company. The RtHDVCpl.exe file is not a Windows system file. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program is not visible. RtHDVCpl.exe is able to record inputs.
If you experience any issues with installation of RtHDVCpl.exe, you may want to completely remove Realtek High Definition Audio Driver or Realtek High Definition Audio (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs).

If RtHDVCpl.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 54% dangerous. The file size is 39,424 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 26,112 bytes or 30,208 bytes. There is no information about the author of the file. The software starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). It is not a Windows system file. RtHDVCpl.exe is able to monitor applications. RtHDVCpl.exe seems to be a compressed file.

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as RtHDVCpl.exe, for example TrojanDownloader:Win32/Unruy.C (detected by Microsoft), and Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Small.anxi or Backdoor.Win32.Small.yb (detected by Kaspersky). Therefore, you should check the RtHDVCpl.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.



Score

User Comments

This is RealTek High definition multimedia control panel, it's no harm at all, and you may disable this being started at system runtime.
  Pasan Indeewara  
Realtek file
  rU5s   (further information)
Realtek HD Audio Manager
  Hugo Sørli  
rthdvcpl.exe is a Control Panel applet from Realtek belonging to the High Definition Audio System driver.
  Elena  
It's an Audio manager
  R..P  
It is the audio control panel on my HP desktop PC
  Steve Hensley  

Rating chart

Summary: Average user rating of RtHDVCpl.exe: based on 8 votes with 6 user comments.
5 users think RtHDVCpl.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. 2 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user is not sure about it.


Do you have additional information? Help other users!
What do you know about RtHDVCpl.exe: 
How do you rate it: 
Link for more info's: 
Your Name: 


RtHDVCpl scanner


Security Task Manager shows all running Windows tasks including embedded hidden functions (e.g. keyboard or browser monitoring, autostart entry). A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware, keylogger or a Trojan.

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, trojans, keyloggers, malware and tracking threats from your hard disk. Ideal supplement to Security Task Manager.

SpeedUpMyPC scans, cleans, repairs and optimizes your computer.


Other processes


RtHDVCpl.exe [all]