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: dvpapi.exe
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.
Purpose of this file:
dvpapi.exe is an exe file that was most likely installed by you at some time, it would not have arrived on your pc when you purchased it. Always verify the exact disk location of your file as shown below, as spyware and virus writers often hide similiar file names in different locations hoping you will not know any difference. This dvpapi.exe program is part of the Authentium anti-virus and anti-malware software. It may have been distributed with your ISP or cable/dsl service, as this file is included in some security packages. This will also appear in your computer startup list as a service. This file is considered safe and is not virus or spyware related.
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What is the dvpapi.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found at C:\Program Files\Common Files\Authentium\AntiVirus\dvpapi.exe