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What is lws.exe?

Part of Logitech Camera Software by Logitech

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How does lws.exe run?

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

How does lws.exe start?

Startup files (all users) run - lws.exe is registered with the run identifier 'LWS' and the execution command 'C:\Program Files\Logitech\LWS\Webcam Software\LWS.exe -hide' 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 0.4% of all Boost users have the lws.exe process running.Of the 0.4% of lws.exe users, 14.3% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is lws.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00003% CPU254.5%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
6.77 MB RAM31.4%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
52 GDI objects34.7%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\logitech\lws\webcam software\lws.exe

Are there other versions of Logitech Camera Software?

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 Logitech Camera Software.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Professional (6.1.7601.65536)

About Logitech Inc.

Logitech designs and manufactures computer and electronics peripherals such as mice, keyboards, speakers, and remote controls. The company develops and markets More...
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File details

File name: lws.exe
Publisher: Logitech Inc. (verified)
Name: Logitech Camera Software
Description: Logitech Webcam Software
Version: 13.00.1774.0
Size: 161.34 KB
Original file name: LWS.exe

Digital certificate

Issued to: Logitech Inc
Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 10/5/2009
Expiration date: 10/19/2011

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0000509018%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000254509%
User CPU: 0.00002545089579%
Privileged CPU time: 187.2 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 791,543,526
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 80.05 MB
Peak committed memory: 86.49 MB
Paged memory: 6.77 MB
Peak paged memory: 6.8 MB
Paged system memory: 149.43 KB
Non-paged system memory: 5.87 KB
Working set memory: 13.59 MB
Peak working set memory: 13.71 MB
Min working set memory: 13.49 MB
Private memory: 6.77 MB
Page faults: 3,970
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 178
Total read transfer: 260.17 KB
Total other operations: 3,206
Total other transfer: 56.7 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 52
Peak GDI objects: 52
USER objects: 24
Peak USER objects: 26
Handle count average: 184
Thread count average: 1
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 32-bit
System Tray: Yes
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Logitech\LWS\Webcam Software\LWS.exe" -hide

Startup files (all users) run details

Name: LWS
Command: C:\Program Files\Logitech\LWS\Webcam Software\LWS.exe -hide

Image hashes

MD5: 6cbec289086ec51a263da1413ff4208f
SHA-1: 1189626e2a37ae48fd06387fb33d7fb6d5b5a1e1
SHA-256: 1485c1823149c1f0d56b8a40dab1bdd1e63f7d6d303e4ae97e1219794fa1a0e1

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++ 9.0
File packed: No
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