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What is ath_coexagent.exe?

Part of Ath_Coex Application by Atheros

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How does ath_coexagent.exe run?

Service - ath_coexagent.exe runs as a background Windows service called 'ZAtheros Bt and Wlan Coex Agent' (ZAtheros Bt and Wlan Coex Agent). This service runs as the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network. ZAtheros Bt and Wlan Coex Agent 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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About 0.4% of all Boost users have the ath_coexagent.exe process running.Of the 0.4% of ath_coexagent.exe users, 14.3% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is ath_coexagent.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00065% CPU6500.0%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          2.67 MB RAM12.4%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
         4 GDI objects2.7%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
 1 context switches/sec1.0%
Average context switches for all programs is 100 per second.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\bluetooth suite\ath_coexagent.exe

Are there other versions of Ath_Coex Application?

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 Ath_Coex Application.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Microsoft Windows XP (5.1.2600.196608)
Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536)

About Atheros

Qualcomm Atheros is a developer of semiconductors for network communications, particularly wireless chipsets. Founded under the name Atheros in 1998 by experts More...
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File details

File name: ath_coexagent.exe
Publisher: Atheros (verified)
Name: Ath_Coex Application
Description: Atheros Coex Service Application
Size: 159.63 KB
Original file name: Ath_CoexAgent.exe

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 3/30/2010
Expiration date: 4/1/2013

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0011181437%
Privileged CPU: 0.0004681456%
User CPU: 0.00064999817938%
Privileged CPU time: 85.88 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 1,343,905,669
Context switches /sec: 1
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 53.51 MB
Peak committed memory: 59.38 MB
Paged memory: 2.67 MB
Peak paged memory: 2.77 MB
Paged system memory: 71.47 KB
Non-paged system memory: 7.66 KB
Working set memory: 5.82 MB
Peak working set memory: 5.85 MB
Min working set memory: 5.7 MB
Private memory: 2.67 MB
Page faults: 1,738
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 8
Total read transfer: 11.91 KB
Total write operations: 14
Total write transfer: 840 Bytes
Total other operations: 236
Total other transfer: 3.57 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 4
USER objects: 7
Handle count average: 152
Thread count average: 7
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: System
Windows platform: 64-bit
Runs as a service: Yes
Parent Processes
Process Commands
"C:\Program Files\Bluetooth Suite\Ath_CoexAgent.exe"
"C:\Program Files\Bluetooth XP Suite\Ath_CoexAgent.exe"

Service details

Name: ZAtheros Bt and Wlan Coex Agent
Service type: Win32OwnProcess
Description: “Co-existence Coordinator Service between 11a/b/g/n Wireless LAN and Bluetooth.”

Image hashes

MD5: d65b42fbf19c676aa01ae95ec62f7764
SHA-1: a8e00ec1f866d67d4c300ebe28a1511b3e76fa15
SHA-256: 20536dee96a2f00456af14a8893aaba6801132ebda8e4f600fee85dc0903f77f

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows Console
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++ 8.0
File packed: No
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