Adobe GC Invoker Utility: Should You Delete it?

Hello, Nowadays a lot of users are facing the issue of GC Invoker Utility. GC Invoker Utility is a harmful executable file that usually gets inside of your PC through the spam email attachments, downloading freeware apps, any external storage devices.

Mostly, it displays some unwanted advertisements and fake sponsored links. During installation, GC invoker utility also creates fake files and harmful software cracking codes into the backhand door of the user’s system.

If you are also facing this issue of GC Invoker Utility.exe. Just don’t panic, It is a common issue that can be fixed by the user himself if the proper guidance is given. Here in this, we have prepared easy solutions to help you fix this issue and we have also written some important information that will answer all your questions related to the GC invoker Utility.

What Is GC Invoker Utility?

GC Invoker Utility is created by the company Adobe Systems Incorporated. It has legal copyright of Copyright 2017 Adobe Systems Incorporated. The Internal name of the file is AGCInvokerUtility.exe.

The GC Invoker Utility is not an essential file for the Windows OS. The size of a file is about 316,392 bytes with a 53% occurrence but can get up to 2,670,056 bytes. So this kind of EXE file can’t be considered as a Windows system file but rather a Windows scheduled task. It might monitor certain applications on your computer.

By default, this AGCInvokerUtility.exe is located in C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ under the Adobe folder. Though it is universally believed that it is not a windows process but you can only leave it alone, If it doesn’t cause some issues on your PC.

Is AGCInvokerUtility.exe A Virus Or Not?

After reading the above content, you know that usually, GC Invoker Utility won’t cause any damage to your PC.

But Unlikely, chances are that some malware pretends to be Adobe GC Invoker Utility and starts damaging your Windows 10, 8, 7 and mostly the programs situated in C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. In that case, many users might face AGCInvokerUtility.exe application error or system error.

Should I Disable Adobe GC Invoker Utility?

You should better leave it on Windows 10, 8, 7. The other Adobe-developed processes like AdobeGCClient.exe and Adobe Updater Startup utility needs to be safe in your system. Otherwise, you might have to go for the reinstallation of the OS.

Nevertheless, If you are one of the users whose AGCInvokerUtility process has been infected and causing GC Invoker Utility application error or system issues. Then you should try to get rid of it.

How to Disable AGCInvokerUtility.exe?

You might get concern about “should I disable Adobe GC Invoker Utility from startup?” Of course, you should remove it if it causes system error or application issues for, better performance. So just follow the steps below and you’ll be able to disable it.

Step 1: Open task manager.

Step 2: Under the Startup, locate the Adobe GC Invoker Utility and then do right-click on it to Disable.

Usually, it would be easy to delete the AGCInvokerUtility process under the startup from Task Manager. In case you won’t find this Adobe task in the task manager. Then you should use some other power tools.

Disable GC Invoker Utility Automatically:

We recommend you to use Advanced System care which can be a powerful and perfect helping program. So if you want to disable process, Advanced SystemCare offers a perfect toolbox called Process Manager. It won’t only help you disable the processes automatically even it will set the priority for the particular processes, with no exception for AdobeGCInvoker Utility.

Follow the steps below:

Step 1: Click here to download. Once the Advanced SystemCare gets download install and runs it.

Step 2: Now first locate the Toolbox tab and then click the Process Manager.

(Now the Advanced SystemCare will be installing this tool automatically)

Step 3: In IObit Process Manager, under the Processes, do right-click on Adobe GC Invoker Utility to End Process.

( you can also choose not to end this process but set Low priority.)

Now, the GC Invoker Utility will disappear from your PC, the AdobeGCClient.exe application error will get fixed.

Bonus Tip

If your issue is still not fixed that means you have done something wrong during the procedure or maybe the above software was not appropriate for your situation. Just don’t worry here we have one bonus solution for you.

Follow the steps below:

Step 1: Click here to download Spy Hunter.

Step 2: Once the file is downloaded. Do double click on installer.exe and Click Run.

Step 3: Now select your language on the Language options panel and then click OK.

Step 4: Accept the EULA and Privacy Policy to End User License Agreements agreement and Click the SpyHunter installer.

(Take a break for Coffee or wait for several seconds until the installation process gets completed.)

Step 5: After the installation. Just click exit.

Step 6: SpyHunter is running on your PC. Now run the full scan on your computer to find the dangerous threat called AGCInvokerUtility.exe.

Step 7: Once the scan gets completed. Click Fix Threats to remove AGCInvokerUtility.exe  and other threats from your PC.


I hope this article was informative enough to help you fix the issue of GC invoker utility. If your issue is still not fixed that means you have done something wrong during the procedure and the threat is not removed from your pc. So I recommend you to read this article again and follow all the steps carefully.

If you have any other queries or suggestions to make, feel free to comment down below.

Thank You!

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