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What is nexus.exe?

Part of NeXuS by Winstep Software Technologies

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How does nexus.exe run?

Process - nexus.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. nexus.exe is executed by the process explorer.exe (Windows Explorer by Microsoft).

How does nexus.exe start?

Startup files (user) run - nexus.exe is registered with the run identifier 'NeXuS' and the execution command 'C:\Program Files\Winstep\Nexus.exe autostart' 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 nexus.exe process running.Of the 0.2% of nexus.exe users, 19.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is nexus.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00007% CPU725.4%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
44.36 MB RAM206.0%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 3 /min0.1%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
135 GDI objects90.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\winstep\nexus.exe

Are there other versions of NeXuS?

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 NeXuS.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Ultimate (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: nexus.exe
Name: NeXuS
Description: NeXuS
Version: 10.09.0920
Size: 12.85 MB
Original file name: NeXuS.exe

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0008291693%
Privileged CPU: 0.0007566310%
User CPU: 0.00007253836748%
Privileged CPU time: 103803.07 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 95 ms
CPU cycle count: 1,374,220,434
CPU cycle count /min: 404,563,099
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 216.28 MB
Peak committed memory: 257.05 MB
Paged memory: 44.36 MB
Peak paged memory: 82.74 MB
Paged system memory: 308.78 KB
Non-paged system memory: 35.38 KB
Working set memory: 21.98 MB
Peak working set memory: 42.45 MB
Min working set memory: 3.08 MB
Private memory: 44.36 MB
Page faults: 21,422,999
Page faults /min: 19,611
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 1,771
Read operations /min: 2
Total read transfer: 18.05 MB
Read transfer /min: 16.92 KB
Total write operations: 1
Write operations /min: 1
Total write transfer: 116 Bytes
Write transfer /min: 0 Bytes
Total other operations: 5,645,037
Other operations /min: 5,167
Total other transfer: 236.27 MB
Other Transfer /min: 221.47 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 135
Peak GDI objects: 207
USER objects: 119
Peak USER objects: 175
Handle count average: 419
Thread count average: 10
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Child Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Winstep\Nexus.exe" autostart

Startup files (user) run details

Name: NeXuS
Command: C:\Program Files\Winstep\Nexus.exe autostart

Image hashes

MD5: 06a2b66ecdd5b476845c776a9d8c3ecb
SHA-1: acf260850d4743f5c50bc4d0f3f7957811697cbc
SHA-256: 594cf2ddd4e9eceebd1a53536ab7001e896b0ffab6013c312a98c110a49bd6c8

PE image details

File packed: No
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