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What is fdm.exe?

Part of Free Download Manager by FreeDownloadManager.ORG

What is it?

Free Download Manager is a free and open-source download manager for Microsoft Windows.
Description of fdm.exe from FreeDownloadManager.ORG
What is Free Download Manager? It is a powerful, easy-to-use and absolutely free download accelerator and manager. Moreover, FDM is 100% safe, open-source software distributed under GPL license. Warning: beware of fake versions. FDM accelerates downloads by splitting files into sections and then downloading them simultaneously. As a result download speed increases up to 600%, or even more! FDM can also resume broken downloads so you needn`t start downloading from the beginning after casual interruption. Download video from video sites, such as Youtube, Google Video, etc.
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How does fdm.exe run?

Process - fdm.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. fdm.exe is executed by the process svchost.exe (Host Process for Windows Services by Microsoft).

How does fdm.exe start?

Startup files (user) run - fdm.exe is registered with the run identifier 'Free Download Manager' and the execution command '"C:\Program Files\Free Download Manager\fdm.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 0.5% of all Boost users have the fdm.exe process running.Of the 0.5% of fdm.exe users, 71.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is fdm.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00145% CPU14453.4%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
29.07 MB RAM135.0%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 40 /min1.8%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
486 GDI objects324.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
25,140 context switches/sec25140.0%
Average context switches for all programs is 100 per second.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\free download manager\fdm.exe

Are there other versions of Free Download 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 Free Download Manager.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536)
Windows 7 Ultimate (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: fdm.exe
Name: Free Download Manager
Description: Free Download Manager
Version: 3.9.1303.0
Product version: 3.9.2
Size: 6.56 MB

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0014561890%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000108506%
User CPU: 0.00144533847685%
Privileged CPU time: 1472181.44 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 378 ms
CPU cycle count: 307,874,027
CPU cycle count /min: 1,821,107,140
Context switches /sec: 25,140
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 276.66 MB
Peak committed memory: 293.42 MB
Paged memory: 29.07 MB
Peak paged memory: 33.13 MB
Paged system memory: 510.27 KB
Non-paged system memory: 55.13 KB
Working set memory: 22.99 MB
Peak working set memory: 48.3 MB
Min working set memory: 13.23 MB
Private memory: 29.07 MB
Page faults: 363,119,998
Page faults /min: 93,244
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 1,028
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 10.47 MB
Read transfer /min: 2.75 KB
Total write operations: 4,132
Write operations /min: 1
Total write transfer: 957.54 MB
Write transfer /min: 251.78 KB
Total other operations: 18,945,965
Other operations /min: 4,865
Total other transfer: 627.37 MB
Other Transfer /min: 164.97 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 486
Peak GDI objects: 542
USER objects: 297
Peak USER objects: 359
Handle count average: 5,325
Thread count average: 33
Thread resource averages

Process details

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

Startup files (user) run details

Name: Free Download Manager
Command: "C:\Program Files\Free Download Manager\fdm.exe" -autorun

Network connectivity

UDP: LISTENING on port 55845
TCP: localhost on port 50681

Image hashes

MD5: 4d5b132ccdaf222a0a69dfa293c627f7
SHA-1: 767100fc97ca42e05ff84fce14ae748618cdc0f6
SHA-256: 31737b27a788276032df7691149dd7d3fc04827dde84e1ae43a341a2785521ee

PE image details

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