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Welcome to the PC Pitstop Process Library. We maintain an extensive list of common processes running on today’s PCs. Within this library you can learn more about the processes running on your machine.

Process Library

Certain processes can significantly impact the performance of your PC. To view all processes running on your machine, press Ctrl + Alt + Delete and bring up your Task Manager. Click on the Processes tab, and search the library to learn more about any of the processes you are unfamiliar with on your PC.

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Status bullet Process Name Common Name Prevalence Avg Mem (MB) Avg CPU Load
_DOWNLOAD_FILES_easyHDR_PRO_2121_setup.exe
_DOWNLOAD_FILES_easyHDR_P...
NA
0
0%
_dvdripper.exe
_dvdripper.exe
NA
0
0%
_G11AWeb32924EN.exe
_G11AWeb32924EN.exe
NA
0
0%
_INS5176._MP
_INS5176._MP
NA
0
0%
_inst2.exe
_inst2.exe
NA
0
0%
_isetup.exe
_isetup.exe
NA
0
0%
_Jwnw_.exe
_Jwnw_.exe
NA
0
0%
_Open_Here_for_Windows.exe
_Open_Here_for_Windows.ex...
NA
0
0%
_Playboy_USA_01_1994_Megaupload_downloader.exe
_Playboy_USA_01_1994_Mega...
NA
0
0%
_PSWIN32.EXE
_PSWIN32.EXE
0.00%
0
0%
_rzw7b-.exe
_rzw7b-.exe
0.00%
0
0%
_SeasonMatch2.exe
_SeasonMatch2.exe
NA
0
0%
_SetupBingo_25ed.exe
_SetupBingo_25ed.exe
NA
0
0%
_te52D4.exe
_te52D4.exe
NA
0
0%
_te57A.exe
_te57A.exe
NA
0
0%
_te7820.exe
_te7820.exe
0.00%
0
0%
_teE2.exe
_teE2.exe
0.00%
0
0%
_TropezSetup_eba782.exe
_TropezSetup_eba782.exe
NA
0
0%
_tutorial.exe
_tutorial.exe
NA
0
0%
_UNWISE.EXE
_UNWISE.EXE
NA
0
0%
 mathtype 6.0 full version.exe
mathtype 6.0 full versio...
NA
0
0%
	! .exe
 ! .exe
0.00%
0
0%
!ITW#61.exe
!ITW#61.exe
NA
0
0%
!SPE.exe
!SPE.exe
NA
0
0%
#i} Real.exe
#i} Real.exe
NA
0
0%
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PC Pitstop's Top 25 Processes

Top 25 Running Processes

iexplore.exe iexplore.exe - Internet Explorer
svchost.exe svchost.exe - Service host process
EXPLORER.EXE EXPLORER.EXE - Windows Explorer
lsass.exe lsass.exe - Local Security Authority
services.exe services.exe - Service control process
spoolsv.exe spoolsv.exe - Print spooler
winlogon.exe winlogon.exe - Legitimate WinLogon
SMSS.EXE SMSS.EXE - Session Manager SubSystem
ctfmon.exe ctfmon.exe - Speech
jusched.exe jusched.exe - Sun Java Update
jqs.exe jqs.exe - Java(TM) Quick Starter Service
RUNDLL32.EXE RUNDLL32.EXE - (Various)
wuauclt.exe wuauclt.exe - Windows Update
wuauclt.exe wuauclt.exe - Windows Update
ccsvchst.exe ccsvchst.exe - Symantec Service Framework
ccSvcHst.exe ccSvcHst.exe - Symantec Service Framework
chrome.exe chrome.exe - Google Chrome
SearchProtocolHost.exe SearchProtocolHost.exe - SearchProtocolHost
Ati2evxx.exe Ati2evxx.exe - ATI Hotkey Utility
avgtray.exe avgtray.exe - AVGTRAY
Dwm.exe Dwm.exe - Dwm.exe
msseces.exe msseces.exe - Microsoft Security Essentials
SearchProtocolHost.exe SearchProtocolHost.exe - SearchProtocolHost.exe
GoogleToolbarNotifier.exe GoogleToolbarNotifier.exe - GoogleToolbarNotifier
MsMpEng.exe MsMpEng.exe - Windows Defender

Top 25 Malicious Processes

winlogon.exe winlogon.exe - WinLogon trojan
jusched.exe jusched.exe - Troj/Banker-BOV
10aba34-5619.tmp 10aba34-5619.tmp - 10aba34-5619.tmp
CDProxyServ.exe CDProxyServ.exe - XCP.Sony.Rootkit
svchost.exe svchost.exe - svchost trojan/virus
VistaDrive.exe VistaDrive.exe - VistaDrive
$hp2F63.tmp $hp2F63.tmp - $hp2F63.tmp
csrss.exe csrss.exe - Agobot virus
qttask.exe qttask.exe - Win32.Drugtob
SearchSettings.exe SearchSettings.exe - Search Settings
services.exe services.exe - Backdoor trojan
F0C7.exe F0C7.exe - F0C7.exe
$sys$DRMServer.exe $sys$DRMServer.exe - XCP DRM
VVSN.exe VVSN.exe - WhenU ClockSync
flashget.exe flashget.exe - FlashGet
spoolsv.exe spoolsv.exe - Win32.Rbot.WO
winsys2.exe winsys2.exe - winsys2
rphelperapp.exe rphelperapp.exe - rphelperapp.exe
8ECAA.exe 8ECAA.exe - 8ECAA.exe
Explorer.EXE Explorer.EXE - Virus ** Read **
lsass.exe lsass.exe - Possible Virus ** Read **
msmsgs.exe msmsgs.exe - Possible Virus ** Read **
gtbcheck.exe gtbcheck.exe - gtbcheck.exe
105ac750-5016.tmp 105ac750-5016.tmp - 105ac750-5016.tmp
485E.exe 485E.exe - 485E.exe

Top 25 Unwanted Processes

jusched.exe jusched.exe - Sun Java Update
jqs.exe jqs.exe - Java(TM) Quick Starter Service
Ati2evxx.exe Ati2evxx.exe - ATI Hotkey Utility
hkcmd.exe hkcmd.exe - Intel Hotkeys
HPWuSchd2.exe HPWuSchd2.exe - HP software update
igfxpers.exe igfxpers.exe - Intel(R) Common User Interface
realsched.exe realsched.exe - realsched
igfxsrvc.exe igfxsrvc.exe - User Interface
ASCTray.exe ASCTray.exe - Advanced System Care
MSMSGS.EXE MSMSGS.EXE - Windows Messenger (Old Version)
igfxtray.exe igfxtray.exe - Intel Graphics
ToolbarUpdater.exe ToolbarUpdater.exe - ToolbarUpdater
Updater.exe Updater.exe - Updater
AdobeARM.exe AdobeARM.exe - Adobe Reader adn Acrobat Manager
DivXUpdate.exe DivXUpdate.exe - DivX Update
netsession_win.exe netsession_win.exe - netsession_win
SOUNDMAN.EXE SOUNDMAN.EXE - Realtek Sound Manager
realsched.exe realsched.exe - Realplayer - Schedule
nvtray.exe nvtray.exe - NVIDIA Settings
GrooveMonitor.exe GrooveMonitor.exe - Groove Monitor
CLMLSvc.exe CLMLSvc.exe - CyberLink MediaLibray Service
PDVDServ.exe PDVDServ.exe - PowerDVD RC Service
atiptaxx.exe atiptaxx.exe - ATI taskbar icon
TurboVHELP.exe TurboVHELP.exe - TurboVHELP
qttask.exe qttask.exe - QuickTime Icon

Top 25 Memory Hog Processes

minirosetta_3.20_windows_x86_64.exe minirosetta_3.20_windows_x86_64.exe... - minirosetta_3.20_windows_x86_64.exe...
PhotoshopElementsOrganizer.exe PhotoshopElementsOrganizer.exe - PhotoshopElementsOrganizer.exe
opera.exe opera.exe - opera.exe
carboniteservice.exe carboniteservice.exe - carboniteservice.exe
firefox.exe firefox.exe - Mozilla Firefox
opera.exe opera.exe - Opera browser
MSN.EXE MSN.EXE - MSN Internet
wyzo.exe wyzo.exe - wyzo.exe
Picasa3.exe Picasa3.exe - Picasa3.exe
VpxClient.exe VpxClient.exe - VpxClient.exe
Azureus.exe Azureus.exe - Azureus.exe
Eudora.exe Eudora.exe - Eudora Mail Client
360se.exe 360se.exe - 360se.exe
UmxEngine.exe UmxEngine.exe - UmxEngine.exe
OUTLOOK.EXE OUTLOOK.EXE - Outlook email
aolbrowser.exe aolbrowser.exe - aolbrowser.exe
Origin.exe Origin.exe - Origin.exe
VegasMovieStudioPE100.exe VegasMovieStudioPE100.exe - VegasMovieStudioPE100.exe
thunderbird.exe thunderbird.exe - thunderbird.exe
Defraggler.exe Defraggler.exe - Defraggler.exe
MailWasherPro.exe MailWasherPro.exe - MailWasherPro.exe
wlmail.exe wlmail.exe - Windows Live Mail
msn.exe msn.exe - msn.exe
iTunes.exe iTunes.exe - iTunes.exe
nlnotes.exe nlnotes.exe - nlnotes.exe

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