Home How it works Support Boost Connect Download

Boost Connect

Uncovering the DNA of programs.
Good programs    
Fair programs  
Bad programs 

What is elkctrl.exe?

Part of Logitech Camera Software by Logitech

Download Boost and enjoy your PC. Speed up Logitech Camera Software and optimize your PC.

How does elkctrl.exe run?

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

How does elkctrl.exe start?

Startup files (all users) run - elkctrl.exe is registered with the run identifier 'LogitechCameraService(E)' and the execution command 'C:\WINDOWS\system32\ElkCtrl.exe /automation' 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 0.4% of all Boost users have the elkctrl.exe process running.Of the 0.4% of elkctrl.exe users, 14.3% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is elkctrl.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00004% CPU429.5%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
     1.69 MB RAM7.9%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 2 /min0.1%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
         12 GDI objects8.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Microsoft Windows XP (5.1.2600.196608)

About Logitech Inc.

Logitech designs and manufactures computer and electronics peripherals such as mice, keyboards, speakers, and remote controls. The company develops and markets More...
Download Boost

File details

File name: elkctrl.exe
Publisher: Logitech Inc.
Name: Logitech Camera Software
Description: Logitech Camera Service(E)
Size: 256 KB
Original file name: ElkCtrl.exe

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0000637295%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000207814%
User CPU: 0.00004294816650%
Privileged CPU time: 31.25 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 36.24 MB
Peak committed memory: 39.34 MB
Paged memory: 1.69 MB
Peak paged memory: 1.75 MB
Paged system memory: 68.1 KB
Non-paged system memory: 3.63 KB
Working set memory: 704 KB
Peak working set memory: 4.88 MB
Min working set memory: 688 KB
Private memory: 1.69 MB
Page faults: 1,394
Page faults /min: 1
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 54
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 170.78 KB
Read transfer /min: 112 Bytes
Total write operations: 8
Write operations /min: 1
Total write transfer: 635 Bytes
Write transfer /min: 0 Bytes
Total other operations: 378
Other operations /min: 1
Total other transfer: 7.56 KB
Other Transfer /min: 5 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 12
USER objects: 8
Handle count average: 124
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\ElkCtrl.exe" /automation

Startup files (all users) run details

Name: LogitechCameraService(E)
Command: C:\WINDOWS\system32\ElkCtrl.exe /automation

Image hashes

MD5: 35cadfc53e7d7e4336e7c9c04d66c82b
SHA-1: 6a39bd80b244e85e521b070d8d06c3898162376e
SHA-256: 4d85bbebf8c46e127f3d4bd64a0318d07ccbb0719a327d8e77edeb9687ac8629

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
File packed: No
Import Table
Stay up to date with news about Boost
Subscribe to our newsletter to receive the latest Boost news and discounts.
© 2018 Reason Software Company Inc.
228 Park Ave S #74122 New York, NY 10003
(646) 664-1038 | info@boostbyreason.com
How it works Privacy Terms Support Contact Download Donate Reason Software, the makers of Boost logo

Download Boost and enjoy your PC.

Increase your PC's performance.
Remove unwanted crapware.
Reduce your boot time.
Identify and resolves crashes.
Download the FREE unlimited trial of Boost!
No spyware, no adware, no bundles, no tricks.

Save 40% on Boost

For a limited time, from now until Monday, April 23, 2018 you can purchase Boost for 40% off of the normal price, only $39.95 $24.95.
The instant online savings will be automatically applied during checkout.

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

Purchase with confidence. We stand behind Boost.
If for any reason you are not satisfied with your software purchase, simply contact our Customer Support within 30 days, and we'll refund the purchase price. We won't make you jump through hoops to get all your money back!