What does the amddvr.exe file do?
The amddvr.exe process is also known as AMD ReLive: Host Application and is a part of AMD ReLive or, as the case may be, AMD Problem Report Wizard. This software is produced by Advanced Micro Devices (www.amd.com). An obsolete or defective version of amddvr.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- AMD ReLive: Host Application has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- AMD ReLive: Host Application has stopped working. A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available. (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- amddvr.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close.
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module amddvr.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about amddvr.exe AMD ReLive: Host Application
amddvr.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file amddvr.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 1,985,928 bytes (50% of all these files), 1,814,920 bytes, 1,883,528 bytes or, as the case may be, 1,384,328 bytes.
The original file has a digital certificate (see its file properties). It contains a digital signature from Verisign, a subsidiary of Symantec. Verisign thereby confirms this file's authenticity and integrity. To remove the file and its related software from your computer, click Programs in Control Panel This file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. The application does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. Amddvr.exe is capable of modify other Windows tasks as well as log keyboard entries. For this reason, 6% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
If you see this file on your hard drive or in Windows Task Manager, please make sure that it is not a malicious variant. It's a fact that many trojans try to cloak their true identity by calling themselves amddvr.exe. With the above information or by using tools like Security Task Manager you can determine if, in your case, the file is an undesirable variant.
What do other computer users say about amddvr?
The file spreads very slowly and does not often make an appearance. Therefore, feedback from other users is not yet available.
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How to uninstall AMD ReLive or AMD Problem Report Wizard
To remove AMD ReLive: Host Application from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
- Type the word uninstall.
- Click Add or remove programs.
- Now locate AMD ReLive or AMD Problem Report Wizard in the list of displayed applications.
- Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
How to tell if amddvr.exe (AMD ReLive: Host Application) was uninstalled cleanly
After uninstalling, restart your computer. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. Be sure to check the Registry as well for remnants of AMD ReLive: Host Application. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for AMD ReLive: Host Application or the name of the producer. Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry.
What to do if a program does not uninstall
The easiest way to remove any kind of software cleanly and accurately is to use an uninstaller tool. Because the uninstaller automatically creates a backup, there is no risk of anything going wrong.
Last but not least
If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or amddvr.exe is causing problems for you, a good Windows diagnostic tool may very well help. This is especially effective when it comes to older computers that have accumulated vast quantities of "garbage data" as the result of many software installs and uninstalls.
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