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What is diskdoctorsrv.exe?

Part of Norton Disk Doctor by Symantec

What is it?

Disk Doctor, which is part of Norton Utilities, includes undo and file undelete feature.
Description of diskdoctorsrv.exe from Symantec
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How does diskdoctorsrv.exe run?

Service - diskdoctorsrv.exe runs as a background Windows service called 'DiskDoctorService' (Norton Disk Doctor Service). This service runs as the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network. Norton Disk Doctor Service 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.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.1% of all Boost users have the diskdoctorsrv.exe process running.Of the 0.1% of diskdoctorsrv.exe users, 29.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is diskdoctorsrv.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00076% CPU7647.9%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
6.56 MB RAM30.5%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 14 /min0.6%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\norton utilities 15\tools\disk doctor\diskdoctorsrv.exe

Are there other versions of Norton Disk Doctor?

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 Norton Disk Doctor.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows Vista (TM) Home Premium (6.0.6002.131072)
Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7600.0)
Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536)

About Symantec Corporation

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File details

File name: diskdoctorsrv.exe
Publisher: Symantec Corporation (verified)
Name: Norton Disk Doctor
Description: Norton Disk Doctor Service
Version: 1, 0, 0, 53
Size: 1005.35 KB
Original file name: DiskDoctorSrv.exe

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 10/30/2007
Expiration date: 11/24/2010

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0029622396%
Privileged CPU: 0.0021974457%
User CPU: 0.00076479391034%
Privileged CPU time: 14834135.09 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 4 ms
CPU cycle count: 534,460,994
CPU cycle count /min: 21,851,941
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 75.62 MB
Peak committed memory: 87.75 MB
Paged memory: 6.56 MB
Peak paged memory: 7.11 MB
Paged system memory: 96.38 KB
Non-paged system memory: 12.69 KB
Working set memory: 7.66 MB
Peak working set memory: 8.98 MB
Min working set memory: 7.27 MB
Private memory: 6.56 MB
Page faults: 14,981
Page faults /min: 62
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 7,458
Read operations /min: 12
Total read transfer: 93.66 MB
Read transfer /min: 650.69 KB
Total write operations: 6,638
Write operations /min: 2
Total write transfer: 42.31 MB
Write transfer /min: 2.98 KB
Total other operations: 161,260
Other operations /min: 66
Total other transfer: 7.71 MB
Other Transfer /min: 8.88 KB
Handle count average: 202
Thread count average: 11
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: System
Windows platform: 64-bit
Runs as a service: Yes
Parent Processes
Child Process
Process Commands
"C:\Program Files\Norton Utilities 15\Tools\Disk Doctor\DiskDoctorSrv.exe"
"C:\Program Files\Norton Utilities 15\Tools\Disk Doctor\DiskDoctorSrv.exe"

Service details

Name: Norton Disk Doctor Service
Service name: DiskDoctorService
Service type: Win32OwnProcess
Description: “Provides Symantec Norton Disk Doctor services. If this service is disabled the Norton Disk Doctor product will not function.”

Image hashes

MD5: 7c85cc5570bf718d2b9ad9f53b1b5b55
SHA-1: 3f0fa54d65eb5fb66b08a3d351d03dba92e95f3c
SHA-256: a8177f14cc2e40ecac07c2c9971f8b6e181b890bc845296aabddc2ea268ffd0a

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows Console
File packed: No
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