NvBackend.exe is part of NVIDIA GeForce Experience and developed by NVIDIA Corporation according to the NvBackend.exe version information.
NvBackend.exe's description is "NVIDIA GeForce Experience Backend"
NvBackend.exe is digitally signed by NVIDIA Corporation.
NvBackend.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Update Core\' folder.
None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about NvBackend.exe.
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The following is the available information on NvBackend.exe:
|Product name||NVIDIA GeForce Experience|
|Company name||NVIDIA Corporation|
|File description||NVIDIA GeForce Experience Backend|
|Internal name||NVIDIA GeForce Experience Backend|
|Legal copyright||(C) 2013 NVIDIA Corporation. All rights reserved.|
Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:
NvBackend.exe has a valid digital signature.
|Signer name||NVIDIA Corporation|
|Certificate issuer name||VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA|
|Certificate serial number||43bb437d609866286dd839e1d00309f5|
None of the 47 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the NvBackend.exe file.
NvBackend.exe may also be located in other folders than C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Update Core\. The most common variants are listed below:
These are some of the error messages that can appear related to nvbackend.exe:
nvbackend.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
nvbackend.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.
NVIDIA GeForce Experience Backend has stopped working.
End Program - nvbackend.exe. This program is not responding.
nvbackend.exe is not a valid Win32 application.
nvbackend.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.
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