What does the LGDCore.exe file do?
The LGDCore.exe process is also known as Logitech G-series Profiler and is a part of Logitech GamePanel Software or, as the case may be, Logitech G-series Keyboard. This software is produced by Logitech (www.logitech.com). An obsolete or defective version of LGDCore.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- Logitech G-series Profiler has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- Logitech G-series Profiler 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)
- LGDCore.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module LGDCore.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about LGDCore.exe Logitech G-series Profiler
LGDCore.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. LGDCore.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 2,094,352 bytes (33% of all these files), 4,195,848 bytes, 2,095,640 bytes, 1,122,304 bytes or, as the case may be, 1,777,664 bytes.
The program appears as a small tray icon. You will find it on the Windows taskbar next to the clock. If you don't see the tray icon, click the white (<) symbol. This file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. You can find the file or its related application in Control Panel under Programs. You can then rerun the setup or uninstall the program. The original file is digitally signed. Check your file. The producer of the file is registered with a certificate authority. This confirms the genuineness of the file. LGDCore.exe is capable of record keystrokes as well as monitor other applications. For this reason, 12% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
A LGDCore.exe file has a 60% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files\Public Documents". In this case, the file size is usually 1,126,400 bytes. To remove the file and its related software from your computer, click Programs in Control Panel The LGDCore 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. This process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. Windows starts the process each time that the computer boots up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). LGDCore.exe was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. LGDCore.exe is capable of interpret keystrokes.
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 LGDCore.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 LGDCore?
|Logitech G15 keyboard OR MX LASER mouse, I have both |
|Core applicaiton for the Logitech G15 keyboard |
|Softwore for the Logitech G15 Gaming Keyboard, allows you to use the LCD display and more of its features. |
|Logitech G-Series Profiler. Official Logitech G15 Gaming Keyboard software for game profile manager. Keyboard game profiles will be unavailable if this process is disabled (other keyboard functions will be unaffected). (further information...) |
|Logitech G15 Profiler - |
Summary: 2 users judge LGDCore.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. One user considers it harmless. source: file.net
How to uninstall Logitech GamePanel Software or Logitech G-series Keyboard
To remove Logitech G-series Profiler 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 Logitech GamePanel Software or Logitech G-series Keyboard in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if LGDCore.exe (Logitech G-series Profiler) 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 Logitech G-series Profiler. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Logitech G-series Profiler 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 LGDCore.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.