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Application has windowsYes
Internet serverNo
Uses the internetNo
Imports potentialy dangerous functionsYes
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NameWinternals Software LP
TypeSoftware development
Founded1996
Location CityAustin, Texas
Location CountryUnited States
Home pagewww.sysinternals.com

Windows Sysinternals is a part of the Microsoft TechNet website which offers technical resources and utilities to manage, diagnose, troubleshoot, and monitor a Microsoft Windows environment. Originally, the Sysinternals website (formerly known as ntinternals ) was created in 1996 and was operated by the company Winternals Software LP , which was located in Austin, Texas. It was started by software developers Bryce Cogswell and Mark Russinovich. Microsoft acquired Winternals and its assets on July 18, 2006. The website featured several freeware tools to administer and monitor computers running Microsoft Windows. The software can now be found at Microsoft. The company also sold data recovery utilities and professional editions of their freeware tools.

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Icon statusVisible
Icon settingHidden when inactive
Executable fileC:\WINDOWS\CHOPSRC\BGInfo\BGINFO.EXE
Version4, 5, 0, 0
Parent processC:\WINDOWS\explorer.exe
Can be uninstalledNo
AutorunStarted form registry
KeyHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
ValueBGInfo
EncryptedNo
Size on disk500 Kb
Minimum recorded memory usage3.3 Mb
Average recorded memory usage3.3 Mb
Maximum recorded memory usage3.3 Mb
Date when maximum memory usage occured11/30/2012 11:36:02 AM
Minimum recorded CPU usage0%
Average recorded CPU usage0%
Maximum recorded CPU usage0%
Date when maximum CPU usage occured11/30/2012 11:36:02 AM
Started at11/30/2012 11:32:46 AM
Total CPU time 0 seconds
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