What are Vulkan RunTime Libraries and Why we need it? – Did you ever here about NVIDIA or AMD? Yes, right! You might have heard once or twice. It’s okay. I have asked you because Vulkan RunTime Libraries are related to NVIDIA or AMD. These libraries are specially designed by display card manufacturers like NVIDIA or AMD. Many of the users think that these libraries are related to the malware or this is a virus on your Windows Operating System. But it is not. Do not think much yourself. If you get any errors on your Windows Operating System, you just find out it is an system error or an malware. Then try to solve the issue or fix it immediately.
A RunTime Library is basically for platform and compiler. But if you want to delete all the libraries and then install them again. Then it is not the right way to solve the issue but you can use some other different method to to work. Remember that if you try to delete the Vulkan then you cannot uninstall it again. As Vulkan is the new graphics standard like OpenGL and DirectX, you need to handle it carefully. Vulkan RunTime Libraries for Windows Operating System is the best to deliver the requirement when compared to other API’s. So if you want to fix the issue then you need to read the complete article.
What you need to do with Vulkan RunTime Libraries?
First of all, you need to update all the drivers on your Windows Operating System by using Driver Easy. Remember that you do not remove any of the files from your Windows OS. Even if the system asks you to delete any file while installing the drivers then make sure it is not from Vulkan Runtime Libraries.
If you want to search for Vulkan Libraries in Windows 10 Operating System then you can go to Settings > Apps & Features and then in the search box type Vulkan Libraries.
But if you do not know whether your Windows Operating System have Vulkan Libraries or not then you can search as
- Press Win + R keys on your keyboard.
- Type appwiz.cpl and click on OK.
- You can see a new window with all the libraries mentioned. Scroll down and search for Vulkan RunTime Libraries.
So to run Vulkan RunTime Libraries, you need to have latest graphics adapter on your Windows Operating System. Search for the graphics adapters in your Windows OS and then update it if required. If there are no adapters then you can download and install them on your Windows Operating System which works well with Vulkan to receive them back.
Vulkan RunTime Libraries are mostly used for playing games on your PC/Laptop and if you do not play games then you can remove them. But if you are gamer then you really gonna enjoy the most you want and you can experience the most. Vulkan RunTime Libraries or Vulkan API helps your Windows OS work well with high performance.
Remember that in some of Windows Operating System, Windows Defender will flag Vulkan as threat to your system but ignore that message. Happily you can enjoy playing on your Windows Operating System.