Vulkan Runtime Libraries appears on Windows 10: All You Need To Know About It

A common question recently around many forums and websites is What is Vulkan Runtime Libraries? Many Windows 10 users worried when they saw the presence of Vulcan Run Time Libraries in their computers. The program found under Programs and Features and is published by “LunarG, Inc.”

Vulkan Runtime Libraries in Windows 10

They have noticed that it suddenly appeared and there is no any pop-up window to inform them about its presence on the computer. Hence, anyone also fear it’s a malicious software when detecting this tool on their list of programs. So What is its’ purpose, how it would have managed to get on your PC, and is it a security problem?

What is Vulkan Runtime Libraries?

Don’t worry, Vulkan runtime libraries is not a virus or malware, therefor you don’t need to delete it. Vulcan Run Time Libraries is installed by the Nvidia. Most likely when you recently installed fresh drivers or upgraded your video card drivers it got installed automatically. Vulkan is a new graphics standard, it’s a bit like DirectX and OpenGL. It gives high-efficiency, cross-platform access to modern GPUs used in a wide variety of devices from mobile phones to PCs and consoles. Therefore, I recommended you should leave the program on your system; uninstalling it may cause various graphics problems.