SynTPLpr.exe - Startup Application - TouchPad Driver Helper Application

Q

Can I remove startup application "SynTPLpr.exe - TouchPad Driver Helper Application" to speedup my computer and reduce security risk?

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A

Startup application SynTPLpr.exe is the TouchPad Driver Helper Application from Synaptics. SynTPLpr.exe is installed on laptop computers that have touchpads to provide additional configuration and support. But SynTPLpr.exe is not essential to the use of the touchpad. So you should remove SynTPLpr.exe from the startup application list to speedup your computer and reduce security risk. If you want to use SynTPLpr.exe, you can run it from the application menu directly.

SynTPLpr.exe startup configuration info:

Name: SynTPLpr
Command: C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPLpr.exe
Location: HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
Registry name: SynTPLpr

SynTPLpr.exe process and program file info:

CPU usage: 00 %
Memory usage: 2,740 K
Launching method: System Startup - SynTPLpr
Directory: C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP
File name: SynTPLpr.exe
Description: TouchPad Driver Helper Application
Size: 98,304 bytes
Date: Thursday, May 13, 2004, 10:23:56 AM
Version: 7.10.11.0
Company name: Synaptics 
System essential: No
Virus/Spyware/Adware: No

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