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What is cidaemon.exe?

Part of Indexing Service filter daemon by Microsoft

(cidaemon.exe is a system file that is installed with Windows)
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How does cidaemon.exe run?

Process - cidaemon.exe is an instance of a running program. This program executes under the SYSTEM account within Windows with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network. cidaemon.exe is executed by the process cisvc.exe (Content Index service by Microsoft).


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.1% of all Boost users have the cidaemon.exe process running.Of the 0.1% of cidaemon.exe users, less than 1% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is cidaemon.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00043% CPU4286.0%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          2.8 MB RAM13.0%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
     118 /min5.2%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
              33 GDI objects22.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
122 context switches/sec122.0%
Average context switches for all programs is 100 per second.
Typical file (disk image) location:

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 Indexing Service filter daemon.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Microsoft Windows XP (5.1.2600.196608)

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File details

File name: cidaemon.exe
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation (verified)
Name: Indexing Service filter daemon
Description: Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Version: 5.1.2600.0 (xpclient.010817-1148)
Product version: 5.1.2600.0
Size: 8 KB
Original file name: cidaemon.exe
Windows file protection: Yes

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0008642468%
Privileged CPU: 0.0004356478%
User CPU: 0.00042859899821%
Privileged CPU time: 32122.4 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 36 ms
Context switches /sec: 122
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 44.64 MB
Peak committed memory: 63.31 MB
Paged memory: 2.8 MB
Peak paged memory: 5.13 MB
Paged system memory: 82.92 KB
Non-paged system memory: 5.31 KB
Working set memory: 1.97 MB
Peak working set memory: 7.01 MB
Min working set memory: 396.67 KB
Private memory: 2.8 MB
Page faults: 309,049
Page faults /min: 337
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 102,008
Read operations /min: 116
Total read transfer: 175.48 MB
Read transfer /min: 203.21 KB
Total write operations: 1,311
Write operations /min: 2
Total write transfer: 7.25 MB
Write transfer /min: 8.39 KB
Total other operations: 1,180,588
Other operations /min: 1,325
Total other transfer: 30.34 MB
Other Transfer /min: 34.99 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 33
USER objects: 20
Handle count average: 176
Thread count average: 5
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: Undefined
Windows platform: 32-bit
Parent Process
Process Commands
"cidaemon.exe" DownLevelDaemon "C:\system volume information\catalog.wci" 196672l 2552l
"cidaemon.exe" DownLevelDaemon "C:\system volume information\catalog.wci" 196672l 1996l
"cidaemon.exe" DownLevelDaemon "C:\inetpub\catalog.wci" 196672l 324l
"cidaemon.exe" DownLevelDaemon "C:\system volume information\catalog.wci" 196672l 324l

Image hashes

MD5: 582304f6f1946fa5068cf143d729d7ed
SHA-1: 3908ac69a90bfc240fd52da26bfb722066ee650b
SHA-256: d05b5c26a7ac55d1f1d6ee8dc78eaaa7dd402d0d7a0635b924c9afc189fb14e9

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows Console
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++
File packed: No
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