What is nvvsvc.exe?
NVIDIA video card service file.
Is nvvsvc.exe safe?
How do I prevent nvvsvc.exe from loading?
The nvvsvc.exe process is associated with a hardware device on your computer and disabling this process could cause that hardware device or a feature of the hardware device to no longer work.
If you're aware of the above precaution and don't plan on using the hardware device or feature associated with nvvsvc.exe uninstall the device.If you believe you may want to use this in the future or just want to disable it from loading each time your computer starts we suggest downloading and running the free Startup Control Panel to quickly and correctly disable this program from automatically starting up.
Questions related to nvvsvc.exe
If you've recently been getting errors with nvvsvc.exe it's recommend you unisntall or re-install any programs recently that may have generated this error. If this does not resolve your issue or you have not installed any program recently try recovering Windows back to a earlier copy.
If this does not help try one of the other Computer Hope online help suggestions.
Where can I download nvvsvc.exe?
Because nvvsvc.exe is related to a hardware device reinstalling the drivers associated with it should place this file or an updated version of this file on your computer. A listing of links to hardware manufacturer driver pages can be found on our driver's section or you can visit the companies page in the below link.
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