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What is bookshelf.exe?

Part of VitalSource Bookshelf by Ingram Digital

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How does bookshelf.exe run?

Process - bookshelf.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. bookshelf.exe is executed by the process explorer.exe (Windows Explorer by Microsoft).


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.2% of all Boost users have the bookshelf.exe process running.Of the 0.2% of bookshelf.exe users, 33.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is bookshelf.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00005% CPU539.3%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
160.66 MB RAM746.1%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
     82 /min3.6%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
147 GDI objects98.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\vitalsource bookshelf\bookshelf.exe

What modules are loaded?

A module is a dynamic link library (DLL) or an executable file that is loaded into the process. Below is a list of non-system modules that are loaded by VitalSource Bookshelf.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: bookshelf.exe
Publisher: Ingram Digital (verified)
Name: VitalSource Bookshelf
Description: VitalSource Bookshelf 6.1
Size: 315.59 KB
Original file name: Bookshelf.exe

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: COMODO CA Limited
Effective date: 6/12/2011
Expiration date: 6/12/2014

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0002479712%
Privileged CPU: 0.0001940375%
User CPU: 0.00005393373324%
Privileged CPU time: 9313.26 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 15 ms
CPU cycle count: 2,029,734,545
CPU cycle count /min: 265,878,237
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 535.87 MB
Peak committed memory: 542.42 MB
Paged memory: 160.66 MB
Peak paged memory: 163.83 MB
Paged system memory: 749.17 KB
Non-paged system memory: 64.48 KB
Working set memory: 131.13 MB
Peak working set memory: 180.05 MB
Min working set memory: 130.75 MB
Private memory: 160.66 MB
Page faults: 124,396
Page faults /min: 205
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 48,952
Read operations /min: 81
Total read transfer: 41.66 MB
Read transfer /min: 70.38 KB
Total write operations: 32
Write operations /min: 1
Total write transfer: 21.38 KB
Write transfer /min: 36 Bytes
Total other operations: 82,055
Other operations /min: 135
Total other transfer: 875.59 KB
Other Transfer /min: 1.44 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 147
Peak GDI objects: 152
USER objects: 67
Peak USER objects: 71
Handle count average: 723
Thread count average: 22
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\VitalSource Bookshelf\Bookshelf.exe"

Network connectivity

TCP: on port 14318

Image hashes

MD5: 2387c6a46bdb8b02fd4d3a775f2b2760
SHA-1: 659b5bf455ada6fa2ac6c5f275d1e544afd8359e

PE image details

CLR assembly: Yes
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C# / Basic .NET
File packed: No
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