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Top Unwanted Processes

Status bullet Process Name Common Name Prevalence Avg Mem (MB) Avg CPU Load
Sun Java Update
12.43%
3
0%
Java(TM) Quick Starter Se...
11.25%
1
0%
ATI Hotkey Utility
7.56%
2
0%
Intel Hotkeys
5.27%
2
0%
HP software update
4.07%
2
0%
Intel(R) Common User Inte...
4.02%
2
0%
realsched
3.20%
NA
NA
User Interface
2.86%
3
0%
Advanced System Care
2.73%
NA
NA
Windows Messenger (Old Ve...
2.32%
2
0%
Intel Graphics
2.25%
3
0%
ToolbarUpdater
1.42%
NA
NA
Updater
1.34%
NA
NA
Adobe Reader adn Acrobat ...
1.33%
7
0%
DivX Update
1.22%
NA
NA
netsession_win
1.20%
NA
NA
Realtek Sound Manager
1.19%
2
0%
Realplayer - Schedule
1.18%
0
0%
NVIDIA Settings
0.87%
NA
NA
Groove Monitor
0.84%
4
0%
CyberLink MediaLibray Ser...
0.78%
8
0%
PowerDVD RC Service
0.74%
3
0%
ATI taskbar icon
0.70%
3
0%
TurboVHELP
0.69%
NA
NA
QuickTime Icon
0.65%
2
0%
Distiller Tray Icon
0.62%
4
0%
\Seagate Dashboard
0.55%
NA
NA
Nero Home
0.53%
15
0%
Data Manager
0.50%
NA
NA
EPUHelp
0.49%
NA
NA
ArcSoft Connect Daemon
0.48%
5
0%
MSI AFTERBURNER
0.47%
NA
NA
InstallShield Update Serv...
0.45%
4
0%
Realtek Audio
0.45%
2
0%
Virtual CloneDrive
0.42%
NA
NA
Nero
0.41%
7
0%
Java Update
0.36%
6
0%
Browser Configuration Uti...
0.31%
NA
NA
Reminder Helper
0.31%
NA
NA
QuickBooks
0.30%
9
0%
Adobe Acrobat SpeedLaunch...
0.29%
3
0%
HP coretech
0.28%
4
0%
Creative Volume Control
0.26%
5
0%
Brother Status Monitor Ap...
0.22%
5
0%
SoundMAX Tray Icon
0.21%
3
0%
Roxio/Sonic CD/DVD RW sup...
0.18%
6
0%
Realtek Audio
0.16%
4
0%
MS Works Update
0.16%
0
0%
PowerDVD RC Service
0.16%
4
0%
Wireless Utility
0.15%
8
0%
PowerDVD RC Service
0.14%
4
0%
QuickBooks Update
0.14%
14
0%
Sun Java Update
0.12%
1
0%
HP choice eliminator
0.11%
2
0%
MusicMatch tray icon
0.10%
3
0%
SiS Display Utility
0.09%
2
0%
HP software update
0.09%
1
0%
Wireless Utility
0.08%
9
0%
HP multifunction
0.08%
2
0%
HP Toolbox
0.07%
24
0%
HP Toolbox
0.06%
1
0%
ISB Utility
0.06%
5
0%
Acer eManager
0.05%
4
0%
InstallShield Update Serv...
0.05%
12
0%
AudioDeck
0.05%
6
0%
BitTorrent DNA
0.04%
7
0%
ASUS PC Probe
0.04%
2
0%
AOL Connectivity
0.04%
1
0%
TomTomHOMERunner
0.03%
4
0%
Iomega Active Disk
0.03%
1
0%
Dell DVD Sentry
0.03%
0
0%
CyberLink PowerCinema Res...
0.03%
7
0%
Motive SmartBridge
0.03%
8
0%
Quicken Load DLLs
0.03%
7
0%
AutoLaunchWLASU
0.03%
10
0%
FileHippo Update Checker
0.02%
17
0%
Registry Mechanic
0.02%
19
0%
Cacheman
0.02%
2
0%
Nero BackItUp
0.00%
6
0%
Java Update
0.00%
0
0%
HP software update
0.00%
5
0%
SkyTel.EXE
0.00%
6
0%
imc.exe
0.00%
99
0%
Mikogo
0.00%
21
0%
Kodak EasyShare software
0.00%
2
0%
QuickBooks Delivery Agent...
0.00%
14
0%
QuickBooks Delivery Agent...
0.00%
5
0%
Lotus SuiteStart
0.00%
4
0%
VAIO Center Access Bar
0.00%
20
0%
Boingo Wireless
NA
9
0%
DivX codec auto-updater
NA
7
0%
Adobe Acrobat SpeedLaunch...
NA
NA
NA
Dell support
NA
1
0%
QuickBooks Delivery Agent...
NA
2
0%
Quicken Agent
NA
5
0%
Motive support
NA
5
0%
XPoint Restore
NA
6
0%
ATI - Catalyst Control Ce...
NA
1
0%
AudioCommander Applicatio...
NA
3
0%
EKAiOHostService
NA
NA
NA

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