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What is setup.exe?

Part of InstallShield by Macrovision

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How does setup.exe run?

Process - setup.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.4% of all Boost users have the setup.exe process running.Of the 0.4% of setup.exe users, 12.5% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is setup.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00018% CPU1803.8%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
13.29 MB RAM61.7%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
              23 GDI objects15.3%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\users\jack\downloads\pro tools le 8\pro tools le installer\setup.exe

Are there other versions of InstallShield?

Why are multiple of the same versions listed?

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: setup.exe
Publisher: Macrovision Corporation (verified)
Name: InstallShield
Description: Setup.exe
Version: 14.0.162
Product version: 14.0
Size: 369.34 KB
Original file name: Setup.exe

Digital certificate

Issued to: Avid Technology
Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 8/28/2007
Expiration date: 10/23/2010

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0002995317%
Privileged CPU: 0.0001191507%
User CPU: 0.00018038097441%
Privileged CPU time: 1216.81 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 1 ms
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 116.96 MB
Peak committed memory: 119.63 MB
Paged memory: 13.29 MB
Peak paged memory: 13.84 MB
Paged system memory: 174.12 KB
Non-paged system memory: 21.7 KB
Working set memory: 1.31 MB
Peak working set memory: 19.81 MB
Min working set memory: 840 KB
Private memory: 13.29 MB
Page faults: 7,445
Page faults /min: 5
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 23
Peak GDI objects: 26
USER objects: 20
Peak USER objects: 22
Handle count average: 180
Thread count average: 13
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Undefined
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Child Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{409A13BD-5F3E-442B-BA7B-A1E32B2D8927}\Digidesign Audio Drivers\setup.exe" -s --TargetDir=C:\Program Files

Image hashes

MD5: 50665408e108d5c7e9da7b52859e9834
SHA-1: 1e70634ec8d8ecbbf905f6b3a8941d8248c282c3

PE image details

File packed: No
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