vgx.dll - Is vgx.dll trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is vgx.dll?
Purpose of vgx.dll:



Process or task name:

Always double check your task spelling if you are concerned about spyware or viruses, as often they use similiar spelling for these windows processes and tasks: vgx.dll

File type:
Dll program - Files that have a dll extension are called modules/functions or programs loaded into memory.

Purpose of this file:
This is a Windows file, but older versions can have vulnerabilities. Although this is not considered spyware or pop up related, older versions of this file can have web vulnerabilties with graphics files that can be exploited. If you are concerned, make sure you have the latest patch from Microsoft. This file is called the Vector Graphics Extensions. Visit vgx.dll for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the vgx.dll location, where is it stored on my computer?
This will be found at C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VGX\vgx.dll


  • Is vgx.dll spyware?
        No, this windows task is not spyware.

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        No, this windows task is not popup or adware related software.

  • Is vgx.dll considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove vgx.dll?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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