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What is cursorfx.exe?

Part of CursorFX by Stardock

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How does cursorfx.exe run?

Process - cursorfx.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 cursorfx.exe start?

Startup files (user) run - cursorfx.exe is registered with the run identifier 'CursorFX' and the execution command '"C:\Program Files\Stardock\CursorFX\CursorFX.exe"' 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 0.2% of all Boost users have the cursorfx.exe process running.Of the 0.2% of cursorfx.exe users, 25.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is cursorfx.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00153% CPU15289.5%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
6.94 MB RAM32.2%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
130 GDI objects86.7%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
520 context switches/sec520.0%
Average context switches for all programs is 100 per second.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\stardock\cursorfx\cursorfx.exe

Are there other versions of CursorFX?

Why are multiple of the same versions listed?

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 CursorFX.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: cursorfx.exe
Publisher: Stardock Corporation (verified)
Name: CursorFX
Description: CursorFX
Version: 2, 1, 0, 3
Size: 422.64 KB
Original file name: CursorFX.exe

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: COMODO CA Limited
Effective date: 4/10/2011
Expiration date: 4/10/2014

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0033582324%
Privileged CPU: 0.0018292810%
User CPU: 0.00152895132025%
Privileged CPU time: 53352342 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 909,454,165
Context switches /sec: 520
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 52.58 MB
Peak committed memory: 53.91 MB
Paged memory: 6.94 MB
Peak paged memory: 6.95 MB
Paged system memory: 93.8 KB
Non-paged system memory: 5.27 KB
Working set memory: 5.52 MB
Peak working set memory: 9.54 MB
Min working set memory: 1.64 MB
Private memory: 6.94 MB
Page faults: 56,454
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 8
Total read transfer: 724.3 KB
Total other operations: 315
Total other transfer: 806 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 130
Peak GDI objects: 133
USER objects: 32
Peak USER objects: 33
Handle count average: 52
Thread count average: 2

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: High
Windows platform: 32-bit
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Stardock\CursorFX\CursorFX.exe"

Startup files (user) run details

Name: CursorFX
Command: "C:\Program Files\Stardock\CursorFX\CursorFX.exe"

Image hashes

MD5: 1c5ffdf5a64dc1f6796368f33e6624c9
SHA-1: ee2aafae679922639c024320423bfe80cd1f7485
SHA-256: 8faed9f501e156429b0b459f8498b182a2d04638e17437ac65306abec5afba21

PE image details

File packed: No
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