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What is syncservices.exe?

Part of Sync by Seagate Technology LLC

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How does syncservices.exe run?

Service - syncservices.exe runs as a background Windows service called 'Maxtor Sync Service' (Maxtor Service). This service runs as the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network. Maxtor Service runs as a standard Windows service loaded by the Windows Service Controller (services.exe).


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.5% of all Boost users have the syncservices.exe process running.Of the 0.5% of syncservices.exe users, 11.1% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is syncservices.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00001% CPU143.6%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          4.99 MB RAM23.2%
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.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\maxtor\sync\syncservices.exe

Are there other versions of Sync?

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 Sync.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows Vista (TM) Home Premium (6.0.6002.131072)
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File details

File name: syncservices.exe
Publisher: Seagate Technology LLC (verified)
Name: Sync
Description: Sync Windows Services
Version: 4, 7, 0, 10
Size: 177.34 KB
Original file name: SyncServices.exe

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 4/10/2006
Expiration date: 4/10/2008

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0001271480%
Privileged CPU: 0.0001127862%
User CPU: 0.00001436180041%
Privileged CPU time: 1856.41 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 1,763,347,321
CPU cycle count /min: 1,637,219
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 82.96 MB
Peak committed memory: 86.18 MB
Paged memory: 4.99 MB
Peak paged memory: 5 MB
Paged system memory: 122.06 KB
Non-paged system memory: 7.21 KB
Working set memory: 632 KB
Peak working set memory: 5.93 MB
Min working set memory: 144 KB
Private memory: 4.99 MB
Page faults: 4,280
Page faults /min: 1
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 47
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 2.57 KB
Read transfer /min: 0 Bytes
Total write operations: 13,396
Write operations /min: 2
Total write transfer: 185.05 KB
Write transfer /min: 30 Bytes
Total other operations: 23,579
Other operations /min: 4
Total other transfer: 51.36 KB
Other Transfer /min: 8 Bytes
Handle count average: 159
Thread count average: 17
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: System
Windows platform: 32-bit
Runs as a service: Yes
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Maxtor\Sync\SyncServices.exe"

Service details

Name: Maxtor Service
Service name: Maxtor Sync Service
Service type: Win32OwnProcess, InteractiveProcess
Description: “Maxtor Services for Hardware Detection”

Image hashes

MD5: e7abe896777d1486b7f0632cbe3b1065
SHA-1: 5e6e693fa56d64cfe7c285eacd27ec4aa40708ed
SHA-256: 2074cda118177e888c6ca4464cf997821dcee4512a99409bab3be09c836c1dd0

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows Console
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++ 8.0
File packed: No
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