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What is WLANExt.exe?

Part of Windows Wireless LAN 802.11 Extensibility Framework by Microsoft

What is it?

The Windows Wireless LAN 802.11 Extensibility Framework provides an interface to Windows Vista's wireless security and connectivity features for the drivers of wireless network adapters.
(wlanext.exe is a system file that is installed with Windows)
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How does wlanext.exe run?

Process - WLANExt.exe is an instance of a running program. This program executes under the SYSTEM account within Windows with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network. WLANExt.exe is executed by the process svchost.exe (Host Process for Windows Services by Microsoft).

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What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.4% of all Boost users have the wlanext.exe process running.Of the 0.4% of wlanext.exe users, less than 1% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is WLANExt.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00000% CPU44.1%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          6.11 MB RAM28.4%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 2 /min0.1%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Windows\System32\wlanext.exe

Are there other versions of Windows Wireless LAN 802.11 Ex...?

Why are multiple of the same versions listed?

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 Windows Wireless LAN 802.11 Extensibility Framework.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 8.1 Pro (6.2.9200.0)

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File details

File name: WLANExt.exe
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation (verified)
Name: Windows Wireless LAN 802.11 Extensibility Framework
Description: Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Version: 6.3.9600.16384 (winblue_rtm.130821-1623)
Product version: 6.3.9600.16384
Size: 96.5 KB
Original file name: wlanext.exe.mui
Windows file protection: Yes

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0000927020%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000882922%
User CPU: 0.00000440981606%
Privileged CPU time: 22921.88 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 5 ms
CPU cycle count: 850,379,341
CPU cycle count /min: 17,599,366
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 96.85 MB
Peak committed memory: 108.85 MB
Paged memory: 6.11 MB
Peak paged memory: 6.36 MB
Paged system memory: 198.6 KB
Non-paged system memory: 25.89 KB
Working set memory: 58.46 MB
Peak working set memory: 60.22 MB
Min working set memory: 58.36 MB
Private memory: 6.11 MB
Page faults: 38,927
Page faults /min: 9
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 2,997
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 4.93 MB
Read transfer /min: 1.16 KB
Total write operations: 9
Write operations /min: 1
Total write transfer: 4.5 KB
Write transfer /min: 0 Bytes
Total other operations: 612,288
Other operations /min: 141
Total other transfer: 66.27 MB
Other Transfer /min: 15.62 KB
Resources
Handle count average: 465
Thread count average: 12
Thread resource averages
wlanapi.dll
ntdll.dll

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: System
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Child Process
Process Command
C:\Windows\system32\WLANExt.exe 173800801536

Image hashes

MD5: b47c462128f76d02c39ffe2659a2f2ac
SHA-1: afa159db1276ce121da153d59d12089b0108477c

PE image details

Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++
File entropy: 6.31806
File packed: No
Import Table
advapi32.dll
api-ms-win-core-delayload-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-errorhandling-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-file-l1-2-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-handle-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-heap-l1-2-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-heap-obsolete-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-interlocked-l1-2-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-kernel32-legacy-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-profile-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-registry-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-2-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-sysinfo-l1-2-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-threadpool-legacy-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-eventing-classicprovider-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-security-base-l1-2-0.dll
crypt32.dll
kernel32.dll
msvcrt.dll
ntdll.dll
rpcrt4.dll
user32.dll
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