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What is wlxpgss.scr?

Part of Galerie de photos Windows Live™ by Microsoft

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How does wlxpgss.scr run?

Process - wlxpgss.scr is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. wlxpgss.scr is executed by the process winlogon.exe (Windows Logon Application by Microsoft).

How does wlxpgss.scr start?

Screensaver - A screensaver is a type of computer program initially designed to prevent burn-in on CRT and plasma monitors by blanking the screen or filling it with moving images or patterns when the computer is not in use. Contemporary screensavers are used primarily for entertainment or security.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.1% of all Boost users have the wlxpgss.scr process running.Of the 0.1% of wlxpgss.scr users, 25.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is wlxpgss.scr?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00074% CPU7381.8%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
30.17 MB RAM140.1%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
46 GDI objects30.7%
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?

Windows Vista (TM) Home Premium (6.0.6002.131072)
Windows 8 Pro (6.2.9200.0)
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center (6.2.9200.0)

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File details

File name: wlxpgss.scr
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation (verified)
Name: Galerie de photos Windows Live™
Description: Écran de veille photos Windows Live
Version: 15.4.3502.0922_ship.wlx.w4m4 (ship)
Product version: 15.4.3502.0922
Size: 294.86 KB
Original file name: WLXPGSS.scr.mui

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: Microsoft Corporation
Effective date: 7/12/2009
Expiration date: 7/3/2011

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0037838708%
Privileged CPU: 0.0030456879%
User CPU: 0.00073818289352%
Privileged CPU time: 1800875544 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 2,110,645,747
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 222.68 MB
Peak committed memory: 240.89 MB
Paged memory: 30.17 MB
Peak paged memory: 40.86 MB
Paged system memory: 375.57 KB
Non-paged system memory: 44.25 KB
Working set memory: 28.14 MB
Peak working set memory: 54.52 MB
Min working set memory: 13.12 MB
Private memory: 30.17 MB
Page faults: 4,475,356
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 125
Total read transfer: 347.16 KB
Total write operations: 1
Total write transfer: 4 KB
Total other operations: 56,862
Total other transfer: 4.05 MB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 46
Peak GDI objects: 50
USER objects: 17
Peak USER objects: 19
Handle count average: 494
Thread count average: 27

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Process Command

Screensaver details

Name: wlxpgss.scr

Image hashes

MD5: 74908820c298ad4768efa5e27ac4fc20
SHA-1: 0c8016abb6f130ce4d7050836ff1acf2021e50b6
SHA-256: f7ac421914d28c834e1dec004017e0462359914ec890bba69921fa383220ec5e

PE image details

File packed: No
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