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What is ipoint.exe?

Part of Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center by Microsoft

What is it?

Microsoft IntelliPoint is the Microsoft brand software driver for Microsoft's mice. It has been succeeded by Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center, which combines IntelliType with IntelliPoint. Depending on the software version and specific mouse product, users can define mouse buttons to run any executable program or file they desire and can even define buttons for different functions in chosen programs. IntelliPoint supports all known Microsoft mice, as well as generic 3/5-button mice.
Description of ipoint.exe from Microsoft
IntelliPoint includes support for the Microsoft Explorer Touch Mouse and an application to practice using the Microsoft Touch Mouse. With IntelliPoint, setup automatically detects your mouse model. If you have more than one mouse attached to your computer, each mouse model can have different button assignments. The scrolling experience for mice with smooth scroll wheels has been improved in many applications. PS/2 devices are no longer supported in IntelliPoint.
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How does ipoint.exe run?

Process - ipoint.exe is an instance of a running program. This 32-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. ipoint.exe is executed by the process explorer.exe (Windows Explorer by Microsoft).

How does ipoint.exe start?

Startup files (all users) run - ipoint.exe is registered with the run identifier 'IntelliPoint' and the execution command '"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Device Center\ipoint.exe"' in the Windows registry HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run. Run keys are startup registry keys that are used to launch an application automatically when any Windows user logs into Windows.
Scheduled task - ipoint.exe is launched automatically by registering itself into the Windows Task Scheduler under the task name '\Microsoft_Hardware_Launch_ipoint_exe'. Task Scheduler provides the ability to schedule the launch of programs or scripts at pre-defined times or after specified time intervals or even with event-based triggers.

Community

What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.4% of all Boost users have the ipoint.exe process running.Of the 0.4% of ipoint.exe users, 14.3% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is ipoint.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00312% CPU31231.5%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          5.47 MB RAM25.4%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 1 /min0.0%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
              23 GDI objects15.3%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\microsoft device center\ipoint.exe

Are there other versions of Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard C...?

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 Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center.

What programs install ipoint.exe?

Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center by Microsoft Corporation
Program URL: www.microsoft.com
Program help URL: support.microsoft.com/
Install path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Device Center\
Size: 76.07 MB
Microsoft-Maus- und Tastatur-Center by Microsoft Corporation
Program URL: www.microsoft.com
Program help URL: support.microsoft.com/
Install path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center\
Size: 79.44 MB
Centre Souris et Claviers Microsoft by Microsoft Corporation
Program URL: www.microsoft.com/hardware/fr-fr/downloads/mouse-keyboard-center
Program help URL: support.microsoft.com/
Install path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Device Center\
Size: 77.29 MB
Centro de Ratón y Teclado de Microsoft by Microsoft Corporation
Program URL: www.microsoft.com
Program help URL: support.microsoft.com/
Install path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center\
Size: 75.03 MB
Centro gestione Mouse e Tastiere Microsoft by Microsoft Corporation
Program URL: www.microsoft.com
Program help URL: support.microsoft.com/
Install path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Device Center\
Size: 79.06 MB
Central de Mouse e Teclado da Microsoft by Microsoft Corporation
Program URL: www.microsoft.com
Program help URL: support.microsoft.com/
Install path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Device Center\
Size: 79.54 MB
Centro da Microsoft de Ratos e Teclados by Microsoft Corporation
Program URL: www.microsoft.com
Program help URL: support.microsoft.com/
Install path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center\
Size: 78.95 MB
Centro de Mouse y Teclado de Microsoft by Microsoft Corporation
Program URL: www.microsoft.com
Program help URL: support.microsoft.com/
Install path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Device Center\
Size: 77.26 MB

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)

About Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft, founded in 1975 by Bill Gates and Paul Allen, is a veteran software company, best known for its Microsoft Windows operating system and the Microsoft More...
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File details

File name: ipoint.exe
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation (verified)
Name: Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center
Description: IPoint.exe
Version: 1.1.500.0
Product version: 1.1
Size: 1.55 MB
Original file name: IPoint.exe

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: Microsoft Corporation
Expiration date: 10/26/2013

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0046019477%
Privileged CPU: 0.0014787936%
User CPU: 0.00312315411259%
Privileged CPU time: 8720.46 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 1 ms
CPU cycle count: 134,892,252
CPU cycle count /min: 15,833,317
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 84.82 MB
Peak committed memory: 136.48 MB
Paged memory: 5.47 MB
Peak paged memory: 59.18 MB
Paged system memory: 154.01 KB
Non-paged system memory: 10.16 KB
Working set memory: 1.58 MB
Peak working set memory: 15.75 MB
Min working set memory: 442.67 KB
Private memory: 5.47 MB
Page faults: 174,701
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 2,573
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 666.29 KB
Read transfer /min: 396 Bytes
Total write operations: 2
Total write transfer: 736 Bytes
Total other operations: 49,072
Other operations /min: 23
Total other transfer: 1.21 MB
Other Transfer /min: 560 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 23
Peak GDI objects: 31
USER objects: 48
Peak USER objects: 594
Resources
Handle count average: 327
Thread count average: 12
Thread resource averages
msvcr100.dll
ntdll.dll
dpgcmd.dll
dpghnt.dll

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 32-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Device Center\ipoint.exe"

Startup files (all users) run details

Name: IntelliPoint
Command: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Device Center\ipoint.exe"

Scheduled task details

Name: Microsoft_Hardware_Launch_ipoint_exe
Command: \Microsoft_Hardware_Launch_ipoint_exe

Image hashes

MD5: 7d38fb2f4b8a2a847b5323d6aff345f7
SHA-1: 58f60d46bf5088d92db9f22505612f1c044d6c66
SHA-256: 47cde1b49dac455892ca6f3c81a8322031bdbfe708ff820627eacd5e644869a2

PE image details

CLR assembly: Yes
CLR NGENed: No
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C# / Basic .NET
File packed: No
Import Table
advapi32.dll
crypt32.dll
dbghelp.dll
gdi32.dll
hid.dll
kernel32.dll
msimg32.dll
msvcp100.dll
msvcp110.dll
msvcr100.dll
msvcr110.dll
ole32.dll
psapi.dll
setupapi.dll
shell32.dll
shlwapi.dll
sqmapi.dll
user32.dll
userenv.dll
version.dll
wer.dll
wininet.dll
wintrust.dll
ws2_32.dll
wtsapi32.dll
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