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What is dkservice.exe?

Part of Diskeeper (TM) Disk Defragmenter by Condusiv Technologies

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How does dkservice.exe run?

Service - dkservice.exe runs as a background Windows service called 'Diskeeper' (Diskeeper). This service runs as the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network. Diskeeper runs as a program that can be started by the Service Controller and that obeys the service control protocol. This type of service runs in a process by itself.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.5% of all Boost users have the dkservice.exe process running.Of the 0.5% of dkservice.exe users, 12.5% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is dkservice.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00024% CPU2435.0%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
14.51 MB RAM67.4%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\condusiv technologies\diskeeper\dkservice.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 Diskeeper (TM) Disk Defragmenter.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 8 Pro (6.2.9200.0)
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File details

File name: dkservice.exe
Publisher: Condusiv Technologies (verified)
Name: Diskeeper (TM) Disk Defragmenter
Description: Diskeeper Disk Optimization Service
Version: 16.0.1017.0
Size: 2.6 MB
Original file name: DkService

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 3/13/2012
Expiration date: 3/14/2013

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0002648451%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000213408%
User CPU: 0.00024350430760%
Privileged CPU time: 508078.12 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 667 ms
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 186.7 MB
Peak committed memory: 439.94 MB
Paged memory: 14.51 MB
Peak paged memory: 289.89 MB
Paged system memory: 225.25 KB
Non-paged system memory: 78.7 KB
Working set memory: 36.88 MB
Peak working set memory: 53.75 MB
Min working set memory: 27.16 MB
Private memory: 14.51 MB
Handle count average: 617
Thread count average: 20
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: Undefined
Windows platform: 64-bit
Runs as a service: Yes
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Condusiv Technologies\Diskeeper\DkService.exe"

Service details

Name: Diskeeper
Service type: Win32OwnProcess
Description: “Allows Diskeeper to run on this computer and improve file system performance.”

Network connectivity

TCP: localhost on port 31038

Image hashes

MD5: 2e279cabd74c2bd983e40210ea80b702
SHA-1: b1a5d0a8e99e57c367e9934a946cb0c88c448554
SHA-256: ee61f095d3473e47d08dec1260f14e9dc4263d7a11bbd5c8e31c5a8a99a61bcd

PE image details

CLR assembly: Yes
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C# / Basic .NET
File packed: No
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