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What is hotkeys.exe?

Part of Hotkeys by SheAr software

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How does hotkeys.exe run?

Process - hotkeys.exe is an instance of a running program. This 32-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. hotkeys.exe is executed by the process explorer.exe (Windows Explorer by Microsoft).

How does hotkeys.exe start?

User start menu folder - The shortcut file hotkeys.lnk is loaded in the user's Startup folder (%AppData%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\) that points to the executable hotkeys.exe. The startup folder contains programs that automatically start when Windows starts for the logged in user.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.4% of all Boost users have the hotkeys.exe process running.Of the 0.4% of hotkeys.exe users, 14.3% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is hotkeys.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00001% CPU57.6%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
     1.75 MB RAM8.1%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
52 GDI objects34.7%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\hotkeys\hotkeys.exe

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Professional (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: hotkeys.exe
Publisher: SheAr software
Name: Hotkeys
Description: Windows 95/98 Hotkeys Application
Product version: 1.51
Size: 451.5 KB
Original file name: Hotkeys.exe

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0000202688%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000145043%
User CPU: 0.00000576453388%
Privileged CPU time: 78 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 1,557,783,367
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 64.13 MB
Peak committed memory: 65.99 MB
Paged memory: 1.75 MB
Peak paged memory: 2.2 MB
Paged system memory: 121.5 KB
Non-paged system memory: 4.45 KB
Working set memory: 5.64 MB
Peak working set memory: 6.13 MB
Min working set memory: 5.57 MB
Private memory: 1.75 MB
Page faults: 1,935
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 18
Total read transfer: 29.59 KB
Total write operations: 2
Total write transfer: 2 Bytes
Total other operations: 209
Total other transfer: 1.25 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 52
Peak GDI objects: 64
USER objects: 42
Peak USER objects: 43
Handle count average: 57
Thread count average: 2
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: High
Windows platform: 32-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Hotkeys\HOTKEYS.EXE"

User start menu folder details

Name: hotkeys.exe

Image hashes

MD5: 3168a31b423dc0e33373563173d3ded6
SHA-1: b16829ac3dbb24ffbb0b91b847394b432951113a
SHA-256: abe5a9c7887d80ee70d011b3cf59f73bd24805bf7caac7d349e4cd383ec8e332

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
File packed: No
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