What is avgw.exe? Is avgw.exe spyware or a virus?
How to fix avgw.exe related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your avgw process
2. Run Windows Repair Tool to repair avgw.exe related Windows Errors
3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware
Process name: AVG Launcher
Product: AVG Anti-Virus system
Company: AVG Technologies (avg.com)
The launcher for AVG AntiVirus, avgw.exe loads the necessary dll files for the AVG AntiVirus Suite. AVG AntiVirus includes on-access real-time scanning as well as the ability to run instant or scheduled on-demand scans. Founded in 1991, AVG Technologies is based in the Netherlands and focuses primarily on security software.
If you want a detailed security rating about your avgw.exe (and all other running background processes) read the following user opinions, and download the free trial version of Security Task Manager.
Note: Any malware can be named anything - so you should check where the files of the running processes are located on your disk. If a "non-Microsoft" .exe file is located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder, then there is a high risk for a virus, spyware, trojan or worm infection! Check it out!
Average user rating of avgw.exe: based on 34 votes. Read also the 26 reviews.
197 users ask for this file. 29 users rated it as not dangerous. One user rated it as not so dangerous. 2 users rated it as neutral. 2 users rated it as dangerous. 2 users didn't rate it ("don't know").
|All comments about avgw.exe:|
|AVG Anti Virus See also: Link Docteur Maboul|
|AVG Anti Virus valu|
|AVG Anti-Virus System See also: Link Tragé|
|AVG anti virus See also: Link Adam|
|It's an free anti-virus program called AVG. See also: Link Matthew Boyd|
|AVG Anti-virus.. don't worry! Dunmaster|
|It is an internal anti-virus monitoring program in Grisoft's AVG 7.1. There are several versions of AVG, one free and others for a fee. See also: Link John Lewis Highsmith|
|Grisoft Antivirus Gries|
|AVG Anti-virus See also: Link|
|AVG Harmless Eduardo|
|good antivirus software P.Hristov|
|avg is a great product|
|takes up loads of CPU at startup, but a good reliable little app|
|AVG Antivirus, runs in the background. Should be the resident shield, based on constant cpu usage. See also: Link|
|This process can cause performance degradation. It is harmless by itself, but you may find that it eats up a LOT of CPU cycles, and forces your computer to constantly it the Virtual Memory Cache. Kyle Maxwell|
|AVG AntiVirus process Pepe|
|its Anti-virus-guard , harmless See also: Link Oracle|
|it is meant to protect your system, however the free version is horrible DB|
|avgw.exe pops up with each boot of XP and return from standby. If I leave it alone it will remain for hours interfearing with any program I attempt to run. awicia|
|if avgw.exe is eatign up your CPU, open AVG, Click 'scheduled tasks', double-click on 'test plan in basic mode' and uncheck the box that says 'periodically start scheduled antivirus test'. This should stop avgw.exe from eating up your CPU gr34t_adida|
|Main Module of AVG anti virus John|
|SAFE. The famous AVG anti-virus software. This protects your system against many threats 24-7.|
|It s100% safe See also: Link Segadora|
|this is an exe file to run antivirus scaning|
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Is avgw.exe spyware or a virus, trojans, adware or worm? Is there a known avgw.exe error?