Deutsch

What is cdudf_xp?


Cdudf_xp.sys is a Windows driver. A driver is a small software program that allows your computer to communicate with hardware or connected devices. This means that a driver has direct access to the internals of the operating system, hardware etc. The free file information forum can help you determine if cdudf_xp.sys is a Windows system file or if it belongs to an application that you can trust.

Run a free scan to check for cdudf_xp drivers in need of updating

Cdudf_xp.sys file information

The process known as CD-UDF NT Filesystem Driver belongs to software DirectCD or Drag-to-Disc or Roxio Easy Media Creator (version 7, 8) or Easy CD Creator (version 5 Basic) or Easy CD & DVD Creator (version 6) by Roxio (www.roxio.com) or Sonic Solutions (www.sonic.com).

Description: Cdudf_xp.sys is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file cdudf_xp.sys is located in the C:\Windows\System32\drivers folder. Known file sizes on Windows 8/7/XP are 311,680 bytes (29% of all occurrences), 241,280 bytes and 16 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/cdudf_xp.sys.html 
The driver can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs. The program is not visible. The service has no detailed description. It is not a Windows system file. cdudf_xp.sys appears to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 35% dangerous; however you should also read the user reviews.
If you are having problems with cdudf_xp.sys, you can also uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Easy CD Creator 5 Basic or Roxio Easy Media Creator 7).

Recommended: Identify cdudf_xp.sys related errors

Important: Some malware disguises itself as cdudf_xp.sys, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows\System32\drivers folder. Therefore, you should check the cdudf_xp.sys process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.

Score

User Comments

Blue screen twice pointing to your driver Installed roxie 6 on Satellite P35
  Stacy Hazelton  
I have the same problem, blue screen but if I leave the name of the file as New Folder it does not blue screen
  Todd Kirk  
i got the blue screen for that twice also and im looking to find a way to help fix this little problem.
  Miron V  
I'm getting blue screen and recently installed old copy of Roxio 5. Error happens on CD ejection.
  Mike Byrne  
Was getting blue screen error soon after xp login screen load, comp crash. Ran startup menu (F12 before xp starts) - "Boot hard disk (C:)" - "Last known good configuration" - Fixed. HOWEVER, I believe it was malware disguised as the real file, as I am sure that soon before the error occurred my retard brother was surfing porn sites and probably picked one up.
  Nick  
It has worked fine until recently (Roxio Easy 5 Creator) but it is now failing so I suspect a MS update
  Malcolm Boff  

Summary: Average user rating of cdudf_xp.sys: based on 5 votes with 6 user comments. 2 users think cdudf_xp.sys is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. 2 users suspect danger. 2 users don't grade cdudf_xp.sys ("not sure about it").


Do you have additional information? Help other users!
What do you know about cdudf_xp.sys:
How would you rate it:
Link for more info:
Your Name:
 

Best practices for resolving cdudf_xp issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with cdudf_xp. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling Windows' Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off doing a repair of your installation, or in the case of Windows 8, executing the DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the cdudf_xp.sys process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: Security Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.



Other processes

cdudf_xp.sys [all]