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What is SearchIndexer.exe?

Part of Windows® Search by Microsoft

What is it?

Windows Search for the desktop and the enterprise delivers fast search capabilities for files, e-mail, documents, and more, provides performance enhancements and support for enterprise-critical features, and is easy to manage and extend with customized functionality.
Description of searchindexer.exe from Microsoft
Windows Search provides an easy and comprehensive solution for finding and organizing the content you care about, whether it's on your PC, in an e-mail message or attachment, on a remote file share, or on the Web. Get a more efficient, comprehensive solution to quickly find almost anything on your PC and across your network. Windows Search 4.0 adds support for indexing encrypted files, and enables PC-to-PC search on every operating system where Windows Search 4.0 runs-while an expansive set of o
(searchindexer.exe is a system file that is installed with Windows)
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How does searchindexer.exe run?

Service - SearchIndexer.exe runs as a background Windows service called 'WSearch' (WSearch). This is a system service that is installed with the Windows operating system and protected with Window's File Protection. This service runs as the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network. WSearch 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.

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What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.2% of all Boost users have the searchindexer.exe process running.Of the 0.2% of searchindexer.exe users, less than 1% have disabled it.
How stable is Windows® Search?
Based on crash data discovered by Boost, stability is a measure of how sound this particular process and the average percent of times it crashes.
     searchindexer.exe0.03%
Typical program1.26%
How resource intensive is SearchIndexer.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00146% CPU14640.9%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
36.92 MB RAM171.5%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 33 /min1.5%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
          13 context switches/sec13.0%
Average context switches for all programs is 100 per second.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Windows\System32\searchindexer.exe

Are there other versions of Windows® Search?

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® Search.

What else is related?

Windows® Search Stability

searchindexer.exe crashes or has encountered a critical error 0.8900% of the time.
1.  
Error: Stopped working (APPCRASH)
Crashing module: msvcrt.dll (still researching...)
Occurred on: June 8, 2014
2.  
Error: Fonctionnement arrt (APPCRASH)
Occurred: over 6 months ago

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 8.1 (6.2.9200.0)
Windows 8.1 Enterprise Evaluation (6.2.9200.0)
Windows 8.1 Pro (6.2.9200.0)
Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center (6.2.9200.0)
Windows 8.1 Single Language (6.2.9200.0)

About Microsoft Corporation

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File details

File name: SearchIndexer.exe
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation (verified)
Name: Windows® Search
Description: Microsoft Windows Search Indexer
Version: 7.00.9600.16384 (winblue_rtm.130821-1623)
Product version: 7.00.9600.16384
Size: 826 KB
Original file name: SearchIndexer.exe.mui
Windows file protection: Yes

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0025474007%
Privileged CPU: 0.0010833103%
User CPU: 0.00146409036403%
Privileged CPU time: 1223161.46 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 8 ms
CPU cycle count: 65,536,390
CPU cycle count /min: 15,696,605
Context switches /sec: 13
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 359.06 MB
Peak committed memory: 376.55 MB
Paged memory: 36.92 MB
Peak paged memory: 48.7 MB
Paged system memory: 254.04 KB
Non-paged system memory: 67.7 KB
Working set memory: 36.83 MB
Peak working set memory: 53.43 MB
Min working set memory: 25.57 MB
Private memory: 36.92 MB
Page faults: 196,416
Page faults /min: 63
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 20,367
Read operations /min: 11
Total read transfer: 79.33 MB
Read transfer /min: 88.05 KB
Total write operations: 22,037
Write operations /min: 22
Write transfer /min: 816.05 KB
Total other operations: 1,404,162
Other operations /min: 487
Total other transfer: 101.65 MB
Other Transfer /min: 33.57 KB
Resources
Handle count average: 686
Thread count average: 14
Thread resource averages
ntdll.dll
mssrch.dll
ntdll.dll
tquery.dll
sechost.dll
esent.dll

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: System
Windows platform: 64-bit
Runs as a service: Yes
Child Processes
Process Commands
C:\Windows\system32\SearchIndexer.exe /Embedding
C:\WINDOWS\system32\SearchIndexer.exe /Embedding
C:\Windows\System32\SearchIndexer.exe /Embedding

Service details

Name: WSearch
Service type: Win32OwnProcess
Description: “Provides content indexing, property caching, and search results for files, e-mail, and other content.”

Image hashes

MD5: dbc61fe275917e75ae077a04e701c474
SHA-1: 3a71a1aef603355d190839b8c9c89ba73346c67a

PE image details

Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++
File entropy: 6.08794
File packed: No
Import Table
advapi32.dll
api-ms-win-core-com-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-com-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-debug-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-errorhandling-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-errorhandling-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-heap-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-heap-l1-2-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-interlocked-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-interlocked-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-interlocked-l1-2-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-l1-2-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-processenvironment-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-processenvironment-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-processenvironment-l1-2-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-2.dll
api-ms-win-core-profile-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-sysinfo-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-sysinfo-l1-2-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-sysinfo-l1-2-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-obsolete-kernelbase-l1-1-0.dll
imm32.dll
kernel32.dll
mpr.dll
msvcrt.dll
netapi32.dll
ntdll.dll
ole32.dll
shcore.dll
shell32.dll
shlwapi.dll
user32.dll
userenv.dll
wtsapi32.dll
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