The following Potential Threat is posed by nwiz.exe:
- If no NVIDIA graphic products are present in your PC and you still find the process it is probably a virus or spyware.
- If the nwiz.exe files is found in a directory other than C:\WINDOWS\System32\, it poses a significant security risk in the form of a potential Trojan.
Information about the nwiz.exe process
The nwiz.exe process stands for NVIDIA nView Wizard, which is the assistant for the NVIDIA nView Control Panel. This Control Panel allows configuration of graphics settings of the installed NVIDIA graphics products (graphics chips or cards) and offers countless settings adjustment options. The nwiz.exe belongs to NVIDIA hardware and, as long as settings weren't changed, starts automatically.