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What is smartmenu.exe?

Part of HP MediaSmart by Hewlett-Packard

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How does smartmenu.exe run?

Process - smartmenu.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. smartmenu.exe is executed by the process explorer.exe (Windows Explorer by Microsoft).

How does smartmenu.exe start?

Startup files (all users) run - smartmenu.exe is registered with the run identifier 'SmartMenu' and the execution command 'C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP MediaSmart\SmartMenu.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 smartmenu.exe process running.Of the 0.1% of smartmenu.exe users, 43.0% have disabled it.
How stable is HP MediaSmart?
Based on crash data discovered by Boost, stability is a measure of how sound this particular process and the average percent of times it crashes.
Typical program1.26%
How resource intensive is smartmenu.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00452% CPU45152.4%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
63.02 MB RAM292.6%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 10 /min0.4%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
47 GDI objects31.3%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\hewlett-packard\hp mediasmart\smartmenu.exe

Are there other versions of HP MediaSmart?

What else is related?

HP MediaSmart Stability

smartmenu.exe crashes or has encountered a critical error 0.8900% of the time.
Error: Stopped responding and was closed (AppHangXProcB1)
Details: A problem caused this program to stop interacting with Windows.
Occurred: over 3 months ago

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows Vista (TM) Home Premium (6.0.6002.131072)

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File details

File name: smartmenu.exe
Publisher: Hewlett-Packard (verified)
Name: HP MediaSmart
Description: HP MediaSmart SmartMenu
Size: 894.05 KB
Original file name: SmartMenu.exe

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 2/7/2008
Expiration date: 1/18/2009

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0048351669%
Privileged CPU: 0.0003199299%
User CPU: 0.00451523699626%
Privileged CPU time: 265.2 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 1 ms
CPU cycle count: 1,622,132,768
CPU cycle count /min: 5,237,915
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 672.68 MB
Peak committed memory: 685.33 MB
Paged memory: 63.02 MB
Peak paged memory: 71.82 MB
Paged system memory: 487.83 KB
Non-paged system memory: 35.86 KB
Working set memory: 60.17 MB
Peak working set memory: 66.25 MB
Min working set memory: 10.29 MB
Private memory: 63.02 MB
Page faults: 20,674
Page faults /min: 41
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 474
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 289.79 KB
Read transfer /min: 582 Bytes
Total write operations: 14
Write operations /min: 1
Total write transfer: 23.41 KB
Write transfer /min: 47 Bytes
Total other operations: 1,858
Other operations /min: 4
Total other transfer: 42.86 KB
Other Transfer /min: 86 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 47
USER objects: 23
Handle count average: 357
Thread count average: 8
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: High
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP MediaSmart\SmartMenu.exe"

Startup files (all users) run details

Name: SmartMenu
Command: C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP MediaSmart\SmartMenu.exe

Image hashes

MD5: fcdd17fed4e599355be149ed0ad8c4ae
SHA-1: 4f02bba10ac7310ad2e62499c9744fee8ef4e204
SHA-256: 3fafd3469a784837f2a864b094e21de8e78664c17b88a11652008ff18688270f

PE image details

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