What is Synaptics.exe?

Synaptics.exe is part of Synaptics Pointing Device Driver and developed by Synaptics according to the Synaptics.exe version information.

Synaptics.exe's description is "Synaptics Pointing Device Driver"

Synaptics.exe is usually located in the 'C:\ProgramData\Synaptics\' folder.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on Synaptics.exe:

Product nameSynaptics Pointing Device Driver
Company nameSynaptics
File descriptionSynaptics Pointing Device Driver
Product version1.0.0.0
File version1.0.0.4

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameSynaptics Pointing Device Driver
Company nameSynaptics
File descriptionSynaptics Pointing Device Driver
Product version1.0.0.0
File version1.0.0.4

Digital signatures [?]

Synaptics.exe is not signed.

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Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to synaptics.exe:

synaptics.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

synaptics.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.

Synaptics Pointing Device Driver has stopped working.

End Program - synaptics.exe. This program is not responding.

synaptics.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

synaptics.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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Remove100 %

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Malware or legitimate?

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