How to remove an GameOverlayUI error
GameOverlayUI.exe is a executable file (a program) for Windows. The filename extension .exe is the abbreviation for executable. Only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if GameOverlayUI.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
GameOverlayUI.exe file information
The process known as gameoverlayui.exe (buildbot_winslave01_steam_rel_client_win32@winslave01) or gameoverlayui.exe (buildbot_winslave04_steam_steam_rel_client_win32@winslave04)
belongs to software Counter-Strike: Source or Steam or Counter-Strike or Half-Life (version 2) or Source Dedicated Server or Dota 2 or Darkspore or Source SDK
by Valve (www.valvesoftware.com).
Description: The file GameOverlayUI.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of C:\.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 71,464 bytes (36% of all occurrences), 1,008,888 bytes and 8 more variants.
GameOverlayUI.exe is a file without information about the developer of this file. The program is not visible. The GameOverlayUI.exe file is a Verisign signed file. The GameOverlayUI.exe file is certified by a trustworthy company. It is not a Windows system file. GameOverlayUI.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 36% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If there are any problems with GameOverlayUI.exe, you can also do the following:
- go to the support area of the Steampowered website
- uninstall the associated program
(Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Counter-Strike or Counter-Strike: Source)
Recommended: Identify GameOverlayUI.exe related errors
If GameOverlayUI.exe is located in C:\, the security rating is 50% dangerous. The file size is 1,008,888 bytes. There is no information about the author of the file. The program is not visible. The GameOverlayUI.exe file is a Verisign signed file. The GameOverlayUI.exe file is certified by a trustworthy company. The program uses ports to connect to a LAN or the Internet. The file is not a Windows system file. GameOverlayUI.exe is able to record inputs.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as GameOverlayUI.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the GameOverlayUI.exe 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.
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