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What is snippingtool.exe?

Part of Snipping Tool by Microsoft

(snippingtool.exe is a system file that is installed with Windows)
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How does snippingtool.exe run?

Process - snippingtool.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. snippingtool.exe is executed by the process explorer.exe (Windows Explorer by Microsoft).

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What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.6% of all Boost users have the snippingtool.exe process running.Of the 0.6% of snippingtool.exe users, less than 1% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is snippingtool.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00017% CPU1669.1%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          2.75 MB RAM12.8%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 1 /min0.0%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
111 GDI objects74.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Windows\System32\snippingtool.exe

Are there other versions of Snipping Tool?

Why are multiple of the same versions listed?

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 8 (6.2.9200.0)

About Microsoft Corporation

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File details

File name: snippingtool.exe
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation (verified)
Name: Snipping Tool
Description: Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Version: 6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)
Product version: 6.2.9200.16384
Size: 483 KB
Original file name: SnippingTool.exe.mui
Windows file protection: Yes

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0011337983%
Privileged CPU: 0.0009668879%
User CPU: 0.00016691036682%
Privileged CPU time: 811.21 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 4 ms
CPU cycle count: 1,354,432,785
CPU cycle count /min: 12,782,710
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 127.3 MB
Peak committed memory: 144.01 MB
Paged memory: 2.75 MB
Peak paged memory: 3.02 MB
Paged system memory: 249.68 KB
Non-paged system memory: 13.69 KB
Working set memory: 13.02 MB
Peak working set memory: 27.52 MB
Min working set memory: 12.96 MB
Private memory: 2.75 MB
Page faults: 15,763
Page faults /min: 69
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 2
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 35.93 KB
Read transfer /min: 160 Bytes
Total other operations: 370
Other operations /min: 2
Total other transfer: 1.12 KB
Other Transfer /min: 5 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 111
Peak GDI objects: 117
USER objects: 49
Peak USER objects: 51
Resources
Handle count average: 191
Thread count average: 9
Thread resource averages
gdiplus.dll

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Windows\System32\SnippingTool.exe"

Image hashes

MD5: 42fceb40063a3911af11d71bd0b319e8
SHA-1: 9e794aa8410f6f836774d4a7edf79b4332b0f8f3
SHA-256: 6ef61cd1cbe5fed6c75c39c8e9f19fe3ba01bd1b8b182d624c8259953cc4740d

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++
File packed: No
Import Table
advapi32.dll
comctl32.dll
gdi32.dll
gdiplus.dll
kernel32.dll
msdrm.dll
msvcrt.dll
ntdll.dll
ole32.dll
oleacc.dll
shell32.dll
shlwapi.dll
slc.dll
user32.dll
uxtheme.dll
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