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What is desktopsearchservice.exe?

Part of Copernic Desktop Search Service by Copernic

What is it?

Copernic Desktop Search Service for Copernic Desktop Search, a commercial desktop search utility. Copernic Desktop Search performs a search using file names, file contents and metadata based on an index it creates. As items are added, changed or removed from the computer, incremental indexing is performed in the background using idle system resources.
Description of desktopsearchservice.exe from Copernic
You can't seem to find the right email or file when you need it? Stop searching and find it with Copernic Desktop Search. Simply install this search tool on your computer or laptop to search your computer's content (Word, Excel, emails, PDF, text, Zip files and many more). CDS instantly finds the information stored on your computer and displays search results by category.
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How does desktopsearchservice.exe run?

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

How does desktopsearchservice.exe start?

Startup files (user) run - desktopsearchservice.exe is registered with the run identifier 'Copernic Desktop Search - Home' and the execution command '"C:\Program Files\Copernic Desktop Search - Home\DesktopSearchService.exe" /tray' in the Windows registry HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run. Run keys are startup registry keys that are used to launch an application automatically when a user logs into Windows.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.5% of all Boost users have the desktopsearchservice.exe process running.Of the 0.5% of desktopsearchservice.exe users, 11.1% have disabled it.
How stable is Copernic Desktop Search Service?
Based on crash data discovered by Boost, stability is a measure of how sound this particular process and the average percent of times it crashes.
Typical program1.26%
How resource intensive is desktopsearchservice.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.02638% CPU263797.1%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
45.82 MB RAM212.8%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
60 GDI objects40.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
135 context switches/sec135.0%
Average context switches for all programs is 100 per second.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\copernic desktop search - home\desktopsearchservice.exe

Are there other versions of Copernic Desktop Search Servic...?

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 Copernic Desktop Search Service.

What else is related?

Copernic Desktop Search Service Stability

desktopsearchservice.exe crashes or has encountered a critical error 0.8900% of the time.
Error: Stopped working (APPCRASH)
Crashing module: ole32.dll (still researching...)
Occurred: over 6 months ago

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Ultimate (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: desktopsearchservice.exe
Publisher: Copernic Inc. (verified)
Name: Copernic Desktop Search Service
Description: Copernic Desktop Search Service
Size: 1.77 MB
Original file name: DesktopSearchService.exe

Digital certificate

Issued to: Copernic Inc.
Certificate authority: Thawte
Effective date: 9/24/2012
Expiration date: 7/26/2014

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0473741408%
Privileged CPU: 0.0209944259%
User CPU: 0.02637971485183%
Privileged CPU time: 17908.91 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 791,287,442
Context switches /sec: 135
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 459.3 MB
Peak committed memory: 464.64 MB
Paged memory: 45.82 MB
Peak paged memory: 103.82 MB
Paged system memory: 553.41 KB
Non-paged system memory: 179.85 KB
Working set memory: 9.09 MB
Peak working set memory: 99.51 MB
Min working set memory: 1.91 MB
Private memory: 45.82 MB
Page faults: 2,083,989
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 613,372
Total read transfer: 359.46 MB
Total write operations: 7,618
Total write transfer: 6.07 MB
Total other operations: 758,462
Total other transfer: 44.94 MB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 60
Peak GDI objects: 72
USER objects: 85
Peak USER objects: 90
Handle count average: 497
Thread count average: 26
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: High
Windows platform: 32-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Copernic Desktop Search - Pro\DesktopSearchService.exe" /tray

Startup files (user) run details

Name: Copernic Desktop Search - Professional
Command: "C:\Program Files\Copernic Desktop Search - Pro\DesktopSearchService.exe" /tray

Image hashes

MD5: d98b673ec6fff75731db80d79fb37342
SHA-1: 60b1f0f0f2044030fd236665fce6a18bae9be7ed
SHA-256: 28c4cd2d9363a475ea3681d7bac2288be73d1648af7e56e488acdb2dd091c1d5

PE image details

File packed: No
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