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What is hdm.exe?

Part of HughesNet Download Manager by HughesNet.com

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How does hdm.exe run?

Process - hdm.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account.

How does hdm.exe start?

Startup files (user) run - hdm.exe is registered with the run identifier 'HughesNet Download Manager' and the execution command '"C:\Program Files\HughesNet Download Manager\HDM.exe" -autorun' in the Windows registry HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run. Run keys are startup registry keys that are used to launch an application automatically when a user logs into Windows.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.3% of all Boost users have the hdm.exe process running.Of the 0.3% of hdm.exe users, 16.7% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is hdm.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00004% CPU421.4%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
12.8 MB RAM59.4%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 24 /min1.1%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
304 GDI objects202.7%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\hughesnet download manager\hdm.exe

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 HughesNet Download Manager.

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: hdm.exe
Publisher: HughesNet.com
Name: HughesNet Download Manager
Description: HughesNet Download Manager
Version: 0, 2, 1, 0
Product version: 1.2.0
Size: 3.4 MB

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0000784845%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000363409%
User CPU: 0.00004214360196%
Privileged CPU time: 19858.93 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 4 ms
CPU cycle count: 269,962,121
CPU cycle count /min: 56,835,127
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 173.04 MB
Peak committed memory: 192.68 MB
Paged memory: 12.8 MB
Peak paged memory: 13.2 MB
Paged system memory: 300.24 KB
Non-paged system memory: 31.55 KB
Working set memory: 29.3 MB
Peak working set memory: 29.39 MB
Min working set memory: 27.57 MB
Private memory: 12.8 MB
Page faults: 37,609
Page faults /min: 8
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 150
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 131.76 KB
Read transfer /min: 27 Bytes
Total write operations: 114,732
Write operations /min: 23
Total write transfer: 2.9 MB
Write transfer /min: 619 Bytes
Total other operations: 644,476
Other operations /min: 131
Total other transfer: 3.07 MB
Other Transfer /min: 654 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 304
Peak GDI objects: 307
USER objects: 197
Peak USER objects: 207
Handle count average: 351
Thread count average: 13
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 64-bit
System Tray: Yes
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\HughesNet Download Manager\HDM.exe" -autorun

Startup files (user) run details

Name: HughesNet Download Manager
Command: "C:\Program Files\HughesNet Download Manager\HDM.exe" -autorun

Image hashes

MD5: 867915fba37e4a0f47250c88d73e103d
SHA-1: 088b28cbbd7e1694fed623199fc20cf7073dae7d
SHA-256: 230feb140ee5abafbdddea5a8b3d7b62f39036f1949fa667c6fb0c7033dba56f

PE image details

File packed: No
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