What is GFWLClient.exe?

GFWLClient.exe is part of GamesforWindowsMarketplace and developed by Microsoft® Corporation according to the GFWLClient.exe file information. In certain cases, malicious trackers and scripts can disguise themselves as legitimate files, like GFWLClient.exe, leading to glitches, overload and system malfunctions.

In such cases, GFWLClient.exe can create unnecessary records and folders in the Windows registry. Check your PC to eliminate possible application conflicts and system failures.

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GFWLClient.exe's description is "GamesforWindowsMarketplace".

GFWLClient.exe is digitally signed by Microsoft® Corporation.

GFWLClient.exe is an .exe file.

GFWLClient.exe is usually located in the following folder:

%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\Microsoft Games for Windows - LIVE\Client\GFWLClient.exe

GFWLClient.exe basic information

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GFWLClient.exe actions

List of the actions GFWLClient.exe executes on a user's PC
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\XLive\\DownloadBasePath new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\XLive\\DLCBasePath new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\XLive\\DemoBasePath new registry key parameter created
%USERPROFILE%\Documents\Games for Windows - LIVE Demos new catalogue created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\XLive\\GameBasePath new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\XLive\\VideoBasePath new registry key parameter created
%USERPROFILE%\Videos\Games for Windows - LIVE Videos new catalogue created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\1f\119B9D91 new registry key created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\1f\119B9D91\\@%SystemRoot%\system32\dnsapi.dll,-103 new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\1f\119B9D91\\@%SystemRoot%\system32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe,-124 new registry key parameter created

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