What is wxvault.dll?

Wxvault.dll is a Windows DLL file. DLL is the abbreviation for Dynamic Link Library. DLL files are needed by programs or web browser extensions, because they contain program code, data, and resources. The following information can help you determine if wxvault.dll is a Windows system file or if it belongs to an application that you can trust.

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Wxvault.dll file information

The process known as wxvault Dynamic Link Library belongs to software wxvault Dynamic Link Library by unknown.

Description: Wxvault.dll is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. Wxvault.dll is located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 286,720 bytes (93% of all occurrences), 249,856 bytes or 262,144 bytes. 
There is no information about the author of the file. It is not a Windows system file. You can uninstall this program in the Control Panel. The program starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: AppInit_DLLs). Wxvault.dll is able to manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 36% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.

Uninstalling this variant: If you have any problems with wxvault.dll, you might want to uninstall or Document Manager Lite software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 10/8/7) or ask Customer Support to assist you.

Recommended: Identify wxvault.dll related errors

Important: Some malware disguises itself as wxvault.dll, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the wxvault.dll 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

I think its part of the TPM driver from Wave systems in their Embassy Trust Suite
Part of the Dell Embassy Software Suite
part of EMBASSY Trust Suite
    (further information)
after removing spyware guard 2008 an error occured on a reboot saying that the docmgr.exe was unable to start because the wxvault.dll could not be found.
On our standard images at work, it has been renamed to wxvault_old.dll, but with the latest antivirus / security software upgrades, the system is now complaining it can't find this DLL - we have also recently started leveraging EFS, so maybe the pre-installed Dell Embassy Software Suite has outlived its parasitic useless existence on our equipment.
  Miguel Lobos  
don't delete it!! nothing works after you do
If you run into problem giving error wxvault.dll not found, rename wxvault1.dll in System32 folder and things should be back normal

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Summary: Average user rating of wxvault.dll: based on 7 votes with 7 user comments. 3 users think wxvault.dll 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 suspects danger. 2 users don't grade wxvault.dll ("not sure about it").

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Best practices for resolving wxvault issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with wxvault. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the wxvault.dll process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.

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