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What does the VolPanlu.exe file do?

The VolPanlu.exe process is also known as VolPanlu.exe and is a part of Creative Volume Panel. This software is produced by Creative Technology (www.creative.com). An obsolete or defective version of VolPanlu.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 VolPanlu.exe VolPanlu.exe

VolPanlu.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. VolPanlu.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 237,693 bytes (31% of all these files), 241,789 bytes as well as 9 other variants.
The VolPanlu file is not part of the Windows operating system. Windows starts the process each time that the computer boots up (Registry: MACHINE\Run). The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. For this reason, 43% 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 VolPanlu.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 VolPanlu?

creative labs software...not sure if its legit...one thing's for sure it doesnt function correctly
creative volume control pour xfi usb card ... but he spend 99% processor when all process sleep? I just went install it a fresh install of windows and xfi card , no virus , malware .. infection. I have scan with malwaresbyte and mcaffee enterprise and kaspersky thanks in advance.
baulowsis
You can use this for faster access to your creative soundcard-settings.
It happens when you start windows without the Creative external USB sound unit connected
Cly

Summary: One user judges VolPanlu.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. 2 users consider it harmless. source: file.net

How to uninstall Creative Volume Panel

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To remove VolPanlu.exe 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 Creative Volume Panel in the list of available programs.
  5. Click Uninstall.

How to tell if VolPanlu.exe (VolPanlu.exe) 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 VolPanlu.exe. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for VolPanlu.exe 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 VolPanlu.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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