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What is far.exe?

Part of FAR Manager by Eugene Roshal & FAR Group

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How does far.exe run?

Process - far.exe is an instance of a running program. This 32-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account.

How does far.exe start?

Startup files (all users) run - far.exe is registered with the run identifier 'FR' and the execution command 'C:\Program Files\Far\Far.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 0.2% of all Boost users have the far.exe process running.Of the 0.2% of far.exe users, 25.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is far.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00487% CPU48671.8%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
8.8 MB RAM40.9%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
         12 GDI objects8.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
2,276 context switches/sec2276.0%
Average context switches for all programs is 100 per second.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\far\far.exe

Are there other versions of FAR Manager?

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 FAR Manager.

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Microsoft Windows XP (5.1.2600.196608)
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File details

File name: far.exe
Name: FAR Manager
Description: File and archive manager
Version: v2.0 (build 1807) x86
Size: 1.32 MB
Original file name: Far.exe

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0099399269%
Privileged CPU: 0.0050727446%
User CPU: 0.00486718236807%
Privileged CPU time: 12796875 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
Context switches /sec: 2,276
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 61.14 MB
Peak committed memory: 158.23 MB
Paged memory: 8.8 MB
Peak paged memory: 9.53 MB
Paged system memory: 44.89 KB
Non-paged system memory: 6.14 KB
Working set memory: 672 KB
Peak working set memory: 12.93 MB
Min working set memory: 476 KB
Private memory: 8.8 MB
Page faults: 11,496
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 2,030
Total read transfer: 1.52 MB
Total write operations: 3
Total write transfer: 8.6 KB
Total other operations: 57,106
Total other transfer: 1.88 MB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 12
USER objects: 5
Handle count average: 143
Thread count average: 3

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Undefined
Windows platform: 32-bit
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Far2\Far.exe"

Startup files (all users) run details

Name: FR
Command: C:\Program Files\Far\Far.exe

Network connectivity

TCP: web1146.sys.nichost.ru on port 1106

Image hashes

MD5: d80314d14db7451e2c30b9a3c86a1f56
SHA-1: d94c84cfacc6286f0b276c5aa1486bdc7d92af8c

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows Console
File packed: No
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