What is pwdrvio.sys?

pwdrvio.sys is digitally signed by MiniTool Solution Ltd.

pwdrvio.sys is usually located in the 'C:\Windows\system32\' folder.

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Digital signatures [?]

pwdrvio.sys has a valid digital signature.

Signer nameMiniTool Solution Ltd
Certificate issuer nameGlobalSign CodeSigning CA - G2
Certificate serial number1121cb5d7302c7544c0407cb59ffde7fb180

VirusTotal report

None of the 56 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the pwdrvio.sys file.

None of the 56 anti-virus programs detected the pwdrvio.sys file.

Folder name variants

pwdrvio.sys may also be located in other folders than C:\Windows\system32\. The most common variants are listed below:

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User vote results: There were 9 votes to remove and 36 votes to keep

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Please share with the other users what you think about this file. What does this file do? Is it legitimate or something that your computer is better without? Do you know how it was installed on your system? Did you install it yourself or did it come bundled with some other software? Is it running smoothly or do you get some error message? Any information that will help to document this file is welcome. Thank you for your contributions.

I'm reading all new comments so don't hesitate to post a question about the file. If I don't have the answer perhaps another user can help you.

Dr.Flay writes

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Device driver for "MiniTool Partition Wizard".
Required for lowlevel device access.

A top tool for the tech-toolbag.

# 16 Jun 2017, 7:18

wolfmom21fl writes

0 thumbs

This is a partition tool to change the sizes of each partition with out getting into very technical stuff, it allows you to easily resize your C; drive when you are running low on space and you still have a lot of unused extra space in another drive partition

# 9 Jan 2019, 12:31

Roger Karlsson writes

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@Flay and @Wolfmom: Thank you for sharing!

# 2 Feb 2019, 19:54

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