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What does the msgrdvmn.exe file do?

The msgrdvmn.exe process is also known as Windows Live Device Manager Executable and is a part of Windows Live Device Manager. This software is produced by Microsoft (www.microsoft.com). An obsolete or defective version of msgrdvmn.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about msgrdvmn.exe Windows Live Device Manager Executable

msgrdvmn.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file msgrdvmn.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". The file size is 787,816 bytes.
The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. The producer of the file is registered with a certificate authority. This confirms the genuineness of the file. This msgrdvmn program is initiated as part of Windows start-up (Registry: MACHINE\Run, Run). It is no part of Microsoft Windows. To remove the file and its related software from your computer, click Programs in Control Panel Msgrdvmn.exe is capable of track other applications. For this reason, 53% 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 msgrdvmn.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 msgrdvmn?

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 Windows Live Device Manager

msgrdvmn.exe Windows Live Device Manager Executable fix

To remove Windows Live Device Manager Executable from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Look for Windows Live Device Manager in the list of available programs.
  5. Click Uninstall.

How to tell if msgrdvmn.exe (Windows Live Device Manager Executable) 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 Windows Live Device Manager Executable. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Windows Live Device Manager Executable 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 msgrdvmn.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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