Purpose of adobe gamma loader.exe:
File purpose and description:
Adobe Gamma Loader.exe is a program file that most likely arrived on your computer when you purchased it. The actual disk and folder location of this file is also listed below to help you verify this file is not spyware or virus related. This program is installed with the Adobe products, and if you have installed Photoshop from Adobe, then most likely you will have this in your startup. The purpose of this is to adjust monitor colors, and is mostly used by graphics professionals. It will not hurt to leave this on your system or in your startup, but it is not essential to have it. Most people that have this, is due to installing the Photoshop graphics programs from Adobe. You may also see this shown as adobeg~1.exe. (See the details below for the actual location of this file.)
Actual file or task name: (Note that you can view the entire list here)
adobe gamma loader.exe
This is an executable program.
File or folder location:
This (adobeg~1.exe) file will be found in the Adobe folder or path.
Be aware that many tasks will be similiar names to existing tasks or processes.
You can always view the running tasks on your computer by pressing ctrl-alt-del to view the windows
"task manager", and then view the "processes" tab. This will show you all tasks running or currently active
on your PC. Although this shows you all running tasks, it does not show dll file thats are loaded, as they
get loaded as part of other processes. Many spyware writers attempt to hide their files
on your computer, for example, adobe gamma loader.exe may be intentionally misspelled to look like a similiar task, or spyware may be named very
similiar to a Windows system task. The reason they do this is so you cannot easily recognize the name in your tasklist
as I have mentioned above. Make sure always check the location of the file if you are concerned.
You can always find the location of adobe gamma loader.exe on your computer by using your Windows search options, but
I will also try to list the file location of every file described on this website, so you can verify the correct location. You can view the entire tasklist directory with the link below.