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What does the RAVCpl64.exe file do?

The RAVCpl64.exe process is also known as Realtek HD Audio Manager or, as the case may be, HD Audio Control Panel and is a part of Realtek High Definition Audio Driver or, as the case may be, HD Audio Control Panel. This software is produced by Realtek Semiconductor (www.realtek.com.tw). An obsolete or defective version of RAVCpl64.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 RAVCpl64.exe Realtek HD Audio Manager

RAVCpl64.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. RAVCpl64.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 13,179,660 bytes (42% of all these files), 10,920,552 bytes as well as 38 other variants.
The file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. To verify its trustworthiness, Microsoft has provided it with an embedded certificate. This file has a digital signature. This confirms that the producer has been registered with a certificate authority. The file contains a digital signature from Verisign, a subsidiary of Symantec. Verisign thereby confirms this file's authenticity and integrity. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. RAVCpl64.exe is capable of record keystrokes. For this reason, 1% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

A RAVCpl64.exe file has a 5% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in the C:\Windows directory. In this case, the file size is usually 6,495,264 bytes (33% of all these files), 6,431,232 bytes, 6,150,656 bytes or, as the case may be, 6,452,256 bytes. The original file by Microsoft is digitally signed. So please check the file on your computer. The file is no part of Microsoft Windows. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. RAVCpl64.exe is capable of record 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 RAVCpl64.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 RAVCpl64?

Sound Treiber from Realtek Semiconductor
Realtek HD Audio Manager
it is used by Realtek Audio HD
This RAVCpl64.exe file is part of the HD Audio control panel and it was developed by company Realtek.
Realtek HD Audio Manager (look for Digital Signature from Realtek Semi) (further information...)

Summary: 5 users judge RAVCpl64.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. 2 users consider it harmless. For this reason, one user has already deleted RAVCpl64.exe. source: file.net

How to uninstall Realtek High Definition Audio Driver or HD Audio Control Panel

To remove Realtek HD Audio Manager from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate Realtek High Definition Audio Driver or HD Audio Control Panel in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if RAVCpl64.exe (Realtek HD Audio Manager) 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 Realtek HD Audio Manager. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Realtek HD Audio Manager 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 RAVCpl64.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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