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What is bingsurrogate.exe?

Part of Bing Bar by Microsoft.

What is it?

Bing Bar is a browser extension toolbar for Internet Explorer, developed by Microsoft. Bing Bar incorporates features from Windows Live and from the Bing search engine. The Bing Bar user-interface enables visual effects such as flip, slide and rollover animations, colors and themes. Bing Bar also incorporates Windows Live features such Hotmail, Windows Live Messenger and Windows Live ID.
Description of bingsurrogate.exe from Microsoft.
The Bing Toolbar helps you stay connected with friends. Get easy access to Facebook, email, weather and more. earch, connect with Facebook, sign up to earn rewards, and experience other cool features with the new Bing Bar, formerly Bing Toolbar, or MSN Toolbar. You'll get future updates to Bing Bar and other Microsoft products from Microsoft Update. This software may also download and install some updates automatically.
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How does bingsurrogate.exe run?

Process - bingsurrogate.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. bingsurrogate.exe is executed by the process svchost.exe (Host Process for Windows Services by Microsoft).


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.2% of all Boost users have the bingsurrogate.exe process running.Of the 0.2% of bingsurrogate.exe users, 78.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is bingsurrogate.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00138% CPU13828.1%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          2.42 MB RAM11.2%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
         9 GDI objects6.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\microsoft\bingbar\7.1.391.0\bingsurrogate.exe

Are there other versions of Bing Bar?

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Home Premium (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: bingsurrogate.exe
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation. (verified)
Name: Bing Bar
Description: Bing Client Runtime native extension host
Size: 138.66 KB
Original file name: bingsurrogate.exe

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: Microsoft Corporation
Effective date: 10/10/2011
Expiration date: 1/10/2013

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0014375869%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000547742%
User CPU: 0.00138281267723%
Privileged CPU time: 20.8 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 101,869,458
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 57.81 MB
Peak committed memory: 59.55 MB
Paged memory: 2.42 MB
Peak paged memory: 2.57 MB
Paged system memory: 102.5 KB
Non-paged system memory: 10.2 KB
Working set memory: 5.94 MB
Peak working set memory: 5.99 MB
Min working set memory: 5.82 MB
Private memory: 2.42 MB
Page faults: 1,766
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 74
Total read transfer: 67.67 KB
Total other operations: 448
Total other transfer: 4.1 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 9
Peak GDI objects: 9
USER objects: 3
Peak USER objects: 4
Handle count average: 89
Thread count average: 4
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Microsoft\BingBar\\BingSurrogate.exe" -Embedding

Image hashes

MD5: a630715e3651d2890b072e26468c6a8d
SHA-1: 515e3aec45daf1d5e84916ba114c080685d0e1f7

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
File packed: No
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