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What is updateservice.exe?

Part of UpdateService by Box

What is it?

Box Update Service is the software updater program which runs in the background of Windows and automatically starts up when your PC boots. It checks for software udpates and automatically downloads and installs them if found. The updater will check for updates remotely and install them based on an internal schedule.
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How does updateservice.exe run?

Service - updateservice.exe runs as a background Windows service called '#UpdateService' (Box Sync Auto-updater). This service runs as the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network. Box Sync Auto-updater runs as a standard Windows service loaded by the Windows Service Controller (services.exe).


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.4% of all Boost users have the updateservice.exe process running.Of the 0.4% of updateservice.exe users, 90.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is updateservice.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
23.09 MB RAM107.2%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\box sync\updateservice.exe

Are there other versions of UpdateService?

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Home Basic (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: updateservice.exe
Publisher: Box, Inc.
Name: UpdateService
Description: UpdateService
Size: 8.5 KB
Original file name: UpdateService.exe

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0025544332%
Privileged CPU: 0.0025544332%
User CPU: 0%
Privileged CPU time: 93.6 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 520.41 MB
Peak committed memory: 526.32 MB
Paged memory: 23.09 MB
Peak paged memory: 25.11 MB
Paged system memory: 231.1 KB
Non-paged system memory: 26.04 KB
Working set memory: 14.13 MB
Peak working set memory: 14.23 MB
Min working set memory: 14.12 MB
Private memory: 23.09 MB
Page faults: 3,845
Page faults /min: 7
Handle count average: 181
Thread count average: 8
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: Undefined
Windows platform: 64-bit
Runs as a service: Yes
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Box Sync\UpdateService.exe"

Service details

Name: Box Sync Auto-updater
Service name: #UpdateService
Service type: Win32OwnProcess, InteractiveProcess
Description: “Box Sync Auto-updater”

Image hashes

MD5: 71602954e60592ae6273ecca79749d1d
SHA-1: 15fca8cfc7357253bfcb20eb74cae1e7a42a863f

PE image details

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