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What is fppdis3a.exe?

Part of pdfFactory by FinePrint Software LLC

Description of fppdis3a.exe from FinePrint Software LLC
Some PDF software requires separate modules to be installed for the different options, not with pdfFactory. Download the software, double click on it and within a minute pdfFactory will appear on your list of printers. pdfFactory is a tool for creating PDF files. It allows you to instantly create PDFs with a few clicks. Users can also combine multiple documents into one PDF. The software features the ability to preview your conversion and allows you to encrypt the PDF files as well. To create a PDF simply click on PRINT from your application and your document will appear in the pdfFactory preview.
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How does fppdis3a.exe run?

Process - fppdis3a.exe is an instance of a running program. This 32-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. fppdis3a.exe is executed by the process explorer.exe (Windows Explorer by Microsoft).

How does fppdis3a.exe start?

Startup files (all users) run - fppdis3a.exe is registered with the run identifier 'pdfFactory Dispatcher v3' and the execution command '"C:\WINDOWS\System32\spool\DRIVERS\W32X86\3\fppdis3a.exe" /source=HKLM' 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 fppdis3a.exe process running.Of the 0.1% of fppdis3a.exe users, 27.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is fppdis3a.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00001% CPU138.8%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          4.15 MB RAM19.3%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 1 /min0.0%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
         15 GDI objects10.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
 1 context switches/sec1.0%
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 pdfFactory.

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: fppdis3a.exe
Name: pdfFactory
Description: pdfFactory
Version: 3.22
Size: 496 KB

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0000769147%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000630309%
User CPU: 0.00001388378883%
Privileged CPU time: 101.56 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
Context switches /sec: 1
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 37.37 MB
Peak committed memory: 44.74 MB
Paged memory: 4.15 MB
Peak paged memory: 4.55 MB
Paged system memory: 58.46 KB
Non-paged system memory: 3.3 KB
Working set memory: 5.54 MB
Peak working set memory: 7.57 MB
Min working set memory: 4.9 MB
Private memory: 4.15 MB
Page faults: 2,955
Page faults /min: 1
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 140
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 7.25 MB
Read transfer /min: 2.32 KB
Total other operations: 650
Other operations /min: 1
Total other transfer: 19.7 KB
Other Transfer /min: 9 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 15
USER objects: 12
Handle count average: 76
Thread count average: 3
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Undefined
Windows platform: 32-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\WINDOWS\System32\spool\DRIVERS\W32X86\3\fppdis3a.exe" /source=HKLM

Startup files (all users) run details

Name: pdfFactory Dispatcher v3
Command: "C:\WINDOWS\System32\spool\DRIVERS\W32X86\3\fppdis3a.exe" /source=HKLM

Image hashes

MD5: b3052a10b21bef8589091d5764feafb4
SHA-1: 3167e460bfc809c7e8e295b64ca3375aca0c359d
SHA-256: 0549e5dea6bfb7894c1d8eba7517693b8a9955181dbfd0c4ec1ce7f7a65f1b0b

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
File packed: No
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