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What is dpagent.exe?

Part of DigitalPersona Pro by DigitalPersona

What is it?

DigitalPersona 64-bit Helper Process is part of HP ProtectTools Security Manager Suite which installs the HP ProtectTools Security Manager and the Credential and Fingerprint Manager for HP ProtectTools.
Description of dpagent.exe from DigitalPersona
DigitalPersona offers software and complementary hardware products that make it practical and cost-effective for businesses of all sizes to use strong authentication to secure access to critical systems and information. DigitalPersona Pro allows you to manage users through a web browser. Easy to install and to set up, you can even run it on a spare laptop sitting in a corner of the office. Security doesn't have to complicated to be strong – DigitalPersona Pro takes the complexity out of IT Security, providing a complete, turn-key solution.
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How does dpagent.exe run?

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

How does dpagent.exe start?

Startup files (all users) run - dpagent.exe is registered with the run identifier 'DpAgent' and the execution command 'C:\Program Files\DigitalPersona\Bin\dpagent.exe' in the Windows registry HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run. Run keys are startup registry keys that are used to launch an application automatically when any Windows user logs into Windows.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.2% of all Boost users have the dpagent.exe process running.Of the 0.2% of dpagent.exe users, 16.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is dpagent.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00002% CPU159.4%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          4.46 MB RAM20.7%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
              28 GDI objects18.7%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\digitalpersona\bin\dpagent.exe

Are there other versions of DigitalPersona Pro?

Why are multiple of the same versions listed?

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 DigitalPersona Pro.

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: dpagent.exe
Publisher: DigitalPersona, Inc. (verified)
Name: DigitalPersona Pro
Description: DigitalPersona 64-bit Helper Process
Size: 823.06 KB
Original file name: DpAgent.exe

Digital certificate

Issued to: DigitalPersona
Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 4/21/2010
Expiration date: 5/22/2012

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0000359944%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000200540%
User CPU: 0.00001594038467%
Privileged CPU time: 156001 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 1,219,908,286
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 75.39 MB
Peak committed memory: 80.4 MB
Paged memory: 4.46 MB
Peak paged memory: 4.54 MB
Paged system memory: 66.48 KB
Non-paged system memory: 7.88 KB
Working set memory: 3.32 MB
Peak working set memory: 9.97 MB
Min working set memory: 2.87 MB
Private memory: 4.46 MB
Page faults: 4,444
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 506
Total read transfer: 19.27 KB
Total write operations: 1
Total write transfer: 24 Bytes
Total other operations: 1,113
Total other transfer: 21.12 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 28
Peak GDI objects: 32
USER objects: 18
Peak USER objects: 20
Handle count average: 177
Thread count average: 8

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: High
Windows platform: 32-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\DigitalPersona\Bin\DpAgent.exe"

Startup files (all users) run details

Name: DpAgent
Command: C:\Program Files\DigitalPersona\Bin\dpagent.exe

Image hashes

MD5: 56085602c376a28622c7f0a1645f33cb
SHA-1: 84ffb632aedadeb79c5a63a7615b3c6eef099b52

PE image details

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