Fix: DAX3API.exe keeps popping up in command prompt

If you are using a PC with Dolby Atmos support then you may have a DAX API measure that accompanied the DAX API programming bundle. DAX3API.exe is the executable file that has a place with this interaction.

Notwithstanding, numerous users have complained that it is taking an enormous piece of their CPU and GPU and some have even reported DAX3API popping up. People have reported that Command Prompt keeps popping up with a dark window which shows a pathway: C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe

DAX3API.exe keeps popping up

Run antivirus examine

Now if you are facing issues with DAX3API.exe, you need to check if it is an infection first. Despite the fact that DAX3API.exe isn’t an infection, yet there are some viruses and malware that can rename themselves to any interaction in your PC. Therefore, we need to check if the DAX3API.exe cycle running on your PC is genuine or not.

DAX3API.exe keeps popping

To do that, open Task Manager from the Start Menu, go to the Details tab, right-click on DAX3API.exe, and click Open file area.

The screen capture above has DolbyDAX2API.exe, however, you may see DAX3API.exe if you have that.

If the area of the file is equivalent to the following, you are all set.

C:\Program Files\Dolby\Dolby DAX3\API\

If the area doesn’t coordinate with then this interaction could be malware, thus, run an antivirus filter.

To do that, follow these steps:

  1. Open Settings by Win + X > Settings
  2. Click Updates and Security > Open Windows Security > Open Windows Security to dispatch Windows Security.
  3. Click Virus and threat protection > Scan option > Microsoft Defender Offline scan > Scan now.

Now, malware if any will be distinguished and erased from your PC.

Uninstall it

If you are as yet facing an issue then you could uninstall the Dolby Atmos installation from your PC. You are not uninstalling your sound drivers, simply the Dolby Atmos Program. You may do it through Control Panel or Settings.

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When you do that, note that you will not have the option to tune in to cinema quality sounds.

You may then download the most recent setup file from the authority site, install it and see.

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