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What is Apoint.exe?

Part of Alps Pointing-device Driver by Alps Electric Co. Ltd.

What is it?

If the ALPS Touch Pad driver is installed on computers running Windows XP, the Fn+F9 (Touch Pad On/Off) function does not operate. To make this function available, the TOSHIBA Touch Pad On/Off Utility should also be updated.

What if I disable Alps Pointing-device Driver?

The Touch Pad driver is required for proper operation of your Touch Pad.
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How does apoint.exe run?

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

How does apoint.exe start?

Startup files (all users) run - Apoint.exe is registered with the run identifier 'Apoint' and the execution command 'C:\Program Files\Apoint2K\Apoint.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 apoint.exe process running.Of the 0.1% of apoint.exe users, 25.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is Apoint.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00007% CPU723.5%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
     1.82 MB RAM8.5%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
72 GDI objects48.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
          13 context switches/sec13.0%
Average context switches for all programs is 100 per second.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\apoint2k\apoint.exe

Are there other versions of Alps Pointing-device Driver?

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 Alps Pointing-device Driver.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Microsoft Windows XP (5.1.2600.196608)

About Alps Electric Co., Ltd.

Alps Electric Co., Ltd. produces electronic devices, including switchs, potentiometers, sensors, encoders and touchpads. Alps is a multinational corporation, he More...
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File details

File name: Apoint.exe
Name: Alps Pointing-device Driver
Description: Alps Pointing-device Driver
Size: 196 KB
Original file name: Apoint.exe

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0001067373%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000343898%
User CPU: 0.00007234754817%
Privileged CPU time: 232453.12 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
Context switches /sec: 13
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 39 MB
Peak committed memory: 56.18 MB
Paged memory: 1.82 MB
Peak paged memory: 2 MB
Paged system memory: 75.32 KB
Non-paged system memory: 3.16 KB
Working set memory: 1.18 MB
Peak working set memory: 5.51 MB
Min working set memory: 1000 KB
Private memory: 1.82 MB
Page faults: 2,202
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 26
Total read transfer: 53.1 KB
Total write operations: 3
Total write transfer: 216 Bytes
Total other operations: 982,458
Total other transfer: 1.38 MB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 72
USER objects: 32
Handle count average: 110
Thread count average: 2
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Undefined
Windows platform: 32-bit
System Tray: Yes
Parent Process
Child Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\DellTPad\Apoint.exe"

Startup files (all users) run details

Name: Apoint
Command: C:\Program Files\Apoint2K\Apoint.exe

Image hashes

MD5: 4626422fc42becbd82ca08e6f069e4aa
SHA-1: d29a06a306b3084616526b15e132a7efea123273
SHA-256: b317c7dce07ec2d2dc0288e179864f733aca5e49b1d145f1028a56b736054191

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
File packed: No
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