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What is taskhostex.exe?

Part of Host Process for Windows Tasks by Microsoft

What is it?

Host Process for Windows Tasks (TASKHOST) is a generic process which acts as a host for processes that run from DLLs rather than EXEs. At startup TASKHOST checks the Services portion of the Registry to construct a list of DLL-based services that it needs to load, and then loads them.
(taskhostex.exe is a system file that is installed with Windows)
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How does taskhostex.exe run?

Process - taskhostex.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. taskhostex.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 0.0% of all Boost users have the taskhostex.exe process running.Of the 0.0% of taskhostex.exe users, less than 1% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is taskhostex.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00090% CPU9007.1%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
6.95 MB RAM32.3%
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.
         15 GDI objects10.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
     7 context switches/sec7.0%
Average context switches for all programs is 100 per second.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Windows\System32\taskhostex.exe

Are there other versions of Host Process for Windows Tasks?

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 Host Process for Windows Tasks.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 8.1 (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)

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File details

File name: taskhostex.exe
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation (verified)
Name: Host Process for Windows Tasks
Description: Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Version: 6.3.9600.16384 (winblue_rtm.130821-1623)
Product version: 6.3.9600.16384
Size: 78.17 KB
Original file name: taskhostex.exe.mui
Windows file protection: Yes

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: Microsoft Corporation
Expiration date: 7/9/2013

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0035840100%
Privileged CPU: 0.0026833035%
User CPU: 0.00090070646014%
Privileged CPU time: 325743.49 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 1 ms
CPU cycle count: 342,211,820
CPU cycle count /min: 11,906,767
Context switches /sec: 7
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 265.09 MB
Peak committed memory: 286.15 MB
Paged memory: 6.95 MB
Peak paged memory: 12.25 MB
Paged system memory: 197.84 KB
Non-paged system memory: 42.7 KB
Working set memory: 12.43 MB
Peak working set memory: 19.65 MB
Min working set memory: 7.9 MB
Private memory: 6.95 MB
Page faults: 98,957
Page faults /min: 26
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 444
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 9.44 MB
Read transfer /min: 6.92 KB
Total write operations: 7,571
Write operations /min: 2
Total write transfer: 4.64 MB
Write transfer /min: 38.37 KB
Total other operations: 90,344
Other operations /min: 25
Total other transfer: 378.98 KB
Other Transfer /min: 145 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 15
Peak GDI objects: 19
USER objects: 16
Peak USER objects: 22
Resources
Handle count average: 298
Thread count average: 8
Thread resource averages
ntdll.dll
winmm.dll
esent.dll
msched.dll
msctf.dll
msctfmonitor.dll

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Process Commands
taskhostex.exe
taskhostex.exe Idle

Image hashes

MD5: 1d8303d3ed5f8c403984a8820e5e599a
SHA-1: 060c82489ca739ca3b192e1c5c78d98fe6808eae

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++
File packed: No
Import Table
api-ms-win-core-apiquery-l1-1-0.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-delayload-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-errorhandling-l1-1-1.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-libraryloader-l1-1-1.dll
api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-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-registry-l1-1-0.dll
api-ms-win-core-string-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-sysinfo-l1-2-1.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
msvcrt.dll
ntdll.dll
rpcrt4.dll
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