igfxtray.exe - Startup - Intel Graphics Accelerator Helper

Q

Can I remove startup application "igfxtray.exe - Intel Graphics Accelerator Helper" to speedup my computer and reduce security risk?

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A

Startup application igfxtray.exe is the Intel Graphics Accelerator Helper. igfxtray.exe is a tray bar application that allows you to access the Intel graphics configuration. So you should remove igfxtray.exe from the startup application list to speedup your computer and reduce security risk. If you want to use igfxtray.exe, you can run it from the application menu directly.

igfxtray.exe startup configuration info:

Name: Apoint
Command: C:\WINDOWS\system32\igfxtray.exe
Location: HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
Registry name: IgfxTray

igfxtray.exe process and program file info:

CPU usage:  ?? %
Memory usage: ??? K
Launching method: System Startup - igfxtray
Directory: C:\WINDOWS\system32
File name: igfxtray.exe
Description: igfxTray Module
Size: 167 KB (171,040 bytes)
Date: Saturday, ‎October ‎6, ‎2012, ‏‎1:12:34 AM
Version: 18.5.10.2849
Company name: Intel 
System essential: No
Virus/Spyware/Adware: No

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