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What is aawtray.exe?

Part of Ad-Aware Tray Application by Lavasoft

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How does aawtray.exe run?

Process - aawtray.exe is an instance of a running program. This 32-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. aawtray.exe is executed by the process aawservice.exe (Ad-Aware Service Application by Lavasoft AB).


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.4% of all Boost users have the aawtray.exe process running.Of the 0.4% of aawtray.exe users, 12.5% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is aawtray.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00077% CPU7662.9%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          2.18 MB RAM10.1%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 3 /min0.1%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
              41 GDI objects27.3%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\lavasoft\ad-aware\aawtray.exe

Are there other versions of Ad-Aware Tray 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 Ad-Aware Tray Application.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536)

About Lavasoft

Lavasoft is a software development company that produces anti‐spyware software, including Ad‐Aware. The company offers a free, downloadable version of Ad‐Aware More...
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File details

File name: aawtray.exe
Publisher: Lavasoft (verified)
Name: Ad-Aware Tray Application
Description: Ad-Aware Tray Application
Version: 8, 0, 0, 0
Size: 759.84 KB
Original file name: AAWTray.exe

Digital certificate

Issued to: Lavasoft AB
Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 10/9/2008
Expiration date: 10/11/2011

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0008713972%
Privileged CPU: 0.0001051102%
User CPU: 0.00076628706118%
Privileged CPU time: 62.4 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 1,483,125,810
CPU cycle count /min: 3,016,831
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 58.7 MB
Peak committed memory: 58.7 MB
Paged memory: 2.18 MB
Peak paged memory: 2.32 MB
Paged system memory: 107.72 KB
Non-paged system memory: 3.79 KB
Working set memory: 29 MB
Peak working set memory: 29 MB
Min working set memory: 396 KB
Private memory: 2.18 MB
Page faults: 15,060
Page faults /min: 31
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 1,041
Read operations /min: 2
Total read transfer: 5.32 MB
Read transfer /min: 11.08 KB
Total write operations: 7
Write operations /min: 1
Total write transfer: 224 Bytes
Write transfer /min: 0 Bytes
Total other operations: 474
Other operations /min: 1
Total other transfer: 15.94 KB
Other Transfer /min: 33 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 41
Peak GDI objects: 42
USER objects: 10
Peak USER objects: 10
Handle count average: 53
Thread count average: 3
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 32-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\AAWTray.exe"

Image hashes

MD5: 8e374f572aab2a30e3f2fd4e56b678d0
SHA-1: 88edb42f45d5e7a03dc319315f0f676de74b64ec
SHA-256: 239c78cab4a1a3c0b3efe79960d0807b385f5f4f198387a11621a7a2b02a1242

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++ 9.0
File packed: No
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