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Startup program entry details:

WindowFX (wfxload.exe)

This page expands upon the information already available for this entry in the Pacman's Portal Windows start-up programs database.

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Description:

WindowFX from Stardock Corporation - "a special effects program for Windows that allows users to add a variety of opening and closing, transition and other visual effects to the user interface" such as shadows, transparency and menu animations. Required for the selected special effects to work. Also part of the Object Desktop suite

Startup information:

Registry (Start → Run → regedit)

MSConfig (Start → Run → msconfig → Startup)

Windows Defender (Start → All Programs → Windows Defender → Tools → Software Explorer)

Log examples:

O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [WindowFX] C:\Program Files\Stardock\Object Desktop\WindowFX\\wfxload.exe

Other information:

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