Igoproxy64.exe – What is it, Uses, Error & How to Fix it

Igoproxy64.exe is an executable application for the program, ORIGIN which is developed by the Electronic Arts Incorporation, a virtual gaming company. I have provided detailed information about this process, error and how to fix it, lets start!

Igoproxy64.exe application information

What is it and its Uses

The origin of Igoproxy64.exe is a “Digital Distribution” platform which is offering digital rights cataloging and management service. Thus, it offers video games by Electronic Arts to users for purchase and plays on a mobile and personal computer.

Origin offers four sub- platforms:

  1. Origin Mobile
  2. Origin client
  3. Origin Access
  4. Origin store

Origin also provides the following features:

  • Managing user profiles
  • Social media and community site integration
  • Periodic updates on the latest video games and news pertaining to the industry
  • Connecting with friends and gaming enthusiasts over in-built chat-box
  • The option of sharing the game library with others.

File size and location

  • Igoproxy64.exe usually located in the C:\Program Files\Origin subfolder. If it is not available here, then it will be installed in the folder C:\GAME\Origin\
  • The average file size of Igoproxy64.exe is approximately 121 MB on most of the Windows operating system versions.

Is it safe or a virus?

Igoproxy64.exe is a legitimate program, therefore it is safe to use. But, if a malicious program assumes its identity, then it could pose a threat to the system’s safety.

There are two ways to check such malware:

  • If file Properties of the program like its location or signer do not match the specifications of the legitimate Igoproxy64.exe process, then it could be a virus.
  • If Microsoft Process Explorer fails to verify the signer of the suspicious program, then it is most likely a virus.
  • If Igoproxy64.exe is continuously using high CPU or RAM resources.

Common Errors

Some common errors corresponding to igoproxy64.exe are:

  • “Cannot find igoproxy64.exe.”
  • “This application was unable to start correctly (0xc000007b). Click ok to close the application”
  • “Igoproxy64.exe stopped working.”
  • “Unable to start”

This error occurs when the user logs onto Origin and tries to start the game. The game stops working without even starting and displays this error message.

How to fix Igoproxy64.exe errors

There are a few ways to get rid of such errors. Let us look at some of them:

  • Delete the cache data of ORIGIN
  • Always launch ORIGIN as an administrator to enable its privileged settings that are not available otherwise and may hence show error
  • Set proper date and time on your system
  • Try to disable the proxy settings.

If you are still receiving Igoproxy64.exe error message then you will have to give administrator permission to get rid of this problem. For this, you will have to provide full admin permission to C:\Program Files (86)\Origin folder.

Another option is to uninstall the Origin and download a fresh copy for your Windows or MAC from the ORIGIN website.

How to Remove It?

If you want to delete igoproxy64.exe even if it is a legitimate file, then there are two methods to do so:

  • You can use the Control Panel in your Windows system and uninstall the program ORIGIN.
  • You can also enable the program’s uninstaller by navigating to the path: C:\Program Files\Origin\OriginUninstall.exe and uninstalling it.

You may also use free Uninstaller software to remove any application easily on your Windows OS.



Nikita area of expertise is Computer technology and Startups. Nikita's background as an Engineer gives her a nuanced perspective of Windows 10 OS.

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