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What is aoldesktop.exe?

Part of AOL Service Libraries by AOL LLC

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How does aoldesktop.exe run?

Process - aoldesktop.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account.

How does aoldesktop.exe start?

Startup files (all users) run - aoldesktop.exe is registered with the run identifier 'HostManager' and the execution command 'C:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\1342269534\ee\AOLSoftware.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 0.1% of all Boost users have the aoldesktop.exe process running.Of the 0.1% of aoldesktop.exe users, 32.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is aoldesktop.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00107% CPU10721.4%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
18.21 MB RAM84.6%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 5 /min0.2%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
76 GDI objects50.7%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\common files\aol\1342269534\ee\aoldesktop.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 AOL Service Libraries.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Professional (6.1.7601.65536)


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File details

File name: aoldesktop.exe
Publisher: AOL LLC (verified)
Name: AOL Service Libraries
Description: AOL
Size: 40.84 KB
Original file name: AOLSoftware.exe

Digital certificate

Issued to: AOL LLC
Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 7/24/2007
Expiration date: 7/25/2008

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0012126431%
Privileged CPU: 0.0001405078%
User CPU: 0.00107213537580%
Privileged CPU time: 1092.01 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 2 ms
CPU cycle count: 341,963,126
CPU cycle count /min: 581,778,207
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 190.46 MB
Peak committed memory: 200.46 MB
Paged memory: 18.21 MB
Peak paged memory: 18.46 MB
Paged system memory: 296.74 KB
Non-paged system memory: 33.2 KB
Working set memory: 3.3 MB
Peak working set memory: 32.38 MB
Min working set memory: 2.99 MB
Private memory: 18.21 MB
Page faults: 15,160
Page faults /min: 28
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 1,486
Read operations /min: 3
Total read transfer: 2.71 MB
Read transfer /min: 5.08 KB
Total write operations: 904
Write operations /min: 2
Total write transfer: 15.75 KB
Write transfer /min: 30 Bytes
Total other operations: 294,147
Other operations /min: 539
Total other transfer: 24.25 MB
Other Transfer /min: 45.51 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 76
Peak GDI objects: 78
USER objects: 61
Peak USER objects: 68
Handle count average: 461
Thread count average: 22
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 64-bit
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\1342269534\ee\AOLDesktop.exe" /d locale="en-US" /d brand="aol" /d clientMoniker="eC://aol/frontierApp" /d packageMoniker="eC://aol/frontierApp" eC://aol/frontierApp /preload

Startup files (all users) run details

Name: HostManager
Command: C:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\1342269534\ee\AOLSoftware.exe

Image hashes

MD5: 22870f235504152fe8873986a3d94905
SHA-1: 9f7bd2e6f60e90c2841e04598b07af8b3fbd3ca4
SHA-256: a338914dd4aed8dc0d52378f8c3cc50253b302b3c93df3dc755c679734b51e6c

PE image details

File packed: No
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