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What is quickset.exe?

Part of QuickSet by Dell

What is it?

Dell QuickSet provides access to configure or view settings for network connectivity, power management, display and system information. Dell QuickSet runs with a system tray icon in the notification area of windows on the task bar.
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How does quickset.exe run?

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

How does quickset.exe start?

Startup files (all users) run - quickset.exe is registered with the run identifier 'QuickSet' and the execution command 'C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\QuickSet.exe' in the Windows registry HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run. Run keys are startup registry keys that are used to launch an application automatically when any Windows user logs into Windows.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.2% of all Boost users have the quickset.exe process running.Of the 0.2% of quickset.exe users, 76.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is quickset.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00021% CPU2121.3%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
12.17 MB RAM56.5%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
99 GDI objects66.0%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\dell\quickset\quickset.exe

Are there other versions of QuickSet?

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 QuickSet.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Ultimate (6.1.7600.0)

About Dell Inc.

Dell develops, manufactures, and sells personal computers and other computer-related products including servers, data storage devices, network switches, softwar More...
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File details

File name: quickset.exe
Publisher: Dell Inc. (verified)
Name: QuickSet
Description: QuickSet
Version: 11, 1, 37, 2
Size: 4.19 MB
Original file name: Quickset.exe

Digital certificate

Issued to: Dell Inc
Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 12/16/2009
Expiration date: 12/16/2012

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0002287464%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000166129%
User CPU: 0.00021213353996%
Privileged CPU time: 390 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 1,468,548,006
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 109.53 MB
Peak committed memory: 117.71 MB
Paged memory: 12.17 MB
Peak paged memory: 12.8 MB
Paged system memory: 186.84 KB
Non-paged system memory: 14.89 KB
Working set memory: 4.64 MB
Peak working set memory: 12.62 MB
Min working set memory: 2.06 MB
Private memory: 12.17 MB
Page faults: 49,670
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 1
Total read transfer: 60 Bytes
Total other operations: 12,733
Total other transfer: 100.46 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 99
Peak GDI objects: 107
USER objects: 16
Peak USER objects: 37
Handle count average: 190
Thread count average: 6
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: High
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\quickset.exe"

Startup files (all users) run details

Name: QuickSet
Command: C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\QuickSet.exe

Image hashes

MD5: d1499af78de45879c7232e08cab1a3d7
SHA-1: 68fe76643d3b3982ec81c3abca0eca19d3cb26cb

PE image details

CLR assembly: Yes
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C# / Basic .NET
File packed: No
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