What is MTri1+.exe?

The genuine MTri1+.exe file is a software component of MTri1 by Magic Control Technology.
Mtri+ is a process utilized by Windows to assist in DLL execution for Magic Control Technology products. It assumes some of the responsibilities of locating the necessary files when the associated DLLs are run. Magic Control Technology Corporation produces a multitude of USB hardware, including docking stations, archive solutions, link cables, and more. Incorporated in 1997, Magic Control Technology developed their USB MultiPoint Workstations in partnership with Microsoft.

The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the MTri1+.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.

Click to Run a Free Scan for MTri1+.exe related errors

MTri1+.exe file information

The process known as MTri1 or mxvgautil.exe belongs to software MTri1 by Magic Control Technology (

Description: MTri1+.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. MTri1+.exe is located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 770,048 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 656,760 bytes and 5 more variants. 
The MTri1+.exe file is a file with no information about its developer. The program has no visible window. It is able to record keyboard inputs. MTri1+.exe is not a Windows core file. It is an unknown file in the Windows folder. MTri1+.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 85% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.

Recommended: Identify MTri1+.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as MTri1+.exe. Therefore, you should check the MTri1+.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.


User Comments

This process is not necesarily malicious. If you use a USB display device it will use this to take hotkey input.
it is a part of theusb2vga Video adapter from Startech
The MTri1+.exe process runs in support of a USB display device. It allows one to add another display monitor via the usb port.If you have never used this device and seeing this program then there might be a problem. Run a full virus scan for keyloggers.
  Lan   (further information)

Summary: Average user rating of MTri1+.exe: based on 3 votes with 3 user comments. 3 users think MTri1+.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user is not sure about it.

Do you have additional information? Help other users!

Best practices for resolving MTri1+ issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with MTri1+. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic 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 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the MTri1+.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity 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. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.

Other processes

MTri1+.exe [all]