What is the DrvTrNTm.dll component needed for?Simply stated, a DLL file is an unnamed executable file. It cannot be directly invoked, but it can be called by any executable Windows program.
The DrvTrNTm.dll process is also known as Wave sound driver for the Total Recorder (Standard Edition) or, as the case may be, Wave sound driver for the Total Recorder (Professional Edition) and is a part of Total Recorder (Standard Edition) or, as the case may be, Total Recorder (Professional Edition). This software is produced by High Criteria inc (www.highcriteria.com). An obsolete or defective version of DrvTrNTm.dll can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Wave sound driver has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Wave sound driver 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)
- DrvTrNTm.dll has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module DrvTrNTm.dll. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about DrvTrNTm.dll Wave sound driver
DrvTrNTm.dll is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. DrvTrNTm.dll is found in the C:\Windows\System32 directory.
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 54,272 bytes (63% of all these files), 59,032 bytes or, as the case may be, 47,616 bytes.
This so-called dynamic link library (DLL) contains all the functions that have been transferred to a separate file. These transferred functions are available not only to this particular program, but can also be used by other applications. This DrvTrNTm.dll process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The service has no characteristics or description of its own. This is unusual. The file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. This file also can also affect other applications by changing their properties. Such manipulation can cause an application to do things other than what it is intended to do. For this reason, 67% 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 DrvTrNTm.dll. 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 DrvTrNTm?
|part of Total Recorder (further information...) |
| records streaming audio, mic and line-in input, and performs audio file conversions. Total Recorder may be used to record LPs, cassettes or any stereo output onto your PC (further information...) |
Summary: 2 users judge DrvTrNTm.dll to be an essential file that should not be touched. source: file.net
How to uninstall Total Recorder or Total Recorder
To remove Wave sound driver from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
- Click Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Look for Total Recorder or Total Recorder in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if DrvTrNTm.dll (Wave sound driver) 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 Wave sound driver. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Wave sound driver 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 DrvTrNTm.dll 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.