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What is hpnetworkcommunicator.exe?

Part of HP Digital Imaging by Hewlett-Packard Co.

What is it?

HP Network Communicator is installed when you install a piece of Hewlett Packard hardware such as a printer or scanner onto your PC. It is used to communicate various function between the HP harware and installed software.
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How does hpnetworkcommunicator.exe run?

Process - hpnetworkcommunicator.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. hpnetworkcommunicator.exe is executed by the process scantopcactivationapp.exe (HP Digital Imaging by Hewlett Packard).


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About 0.1% of all Boost users have the hpnetworkcommunicator.exe process running.Of the 0.1% of hpnetworkcommunicator.exe users, 26.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is hpnetworkcommunicator.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.01919% CPU191884.2%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          4.67 MB RAM21.7%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
     122 /min5.4%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
         8 GDI objects5.3%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
     3 context switches/sec3.0%
Average context switches for all programs is 100 per second.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\hp\hp envy 110 series\bin\hpnetworkcommunicator.exe

Are there other versions of HP Digital Imaging?

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 HP Digital Imaging.

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 (6.1.7601.65536)
Windows 7 Ultimate (6.1.7601.65536)

About Hewlett-Packard Co.

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File details

File name: hpnetworkcommunicator.exe
Publisher: Hewlett-Packard Co. (verified)
Name: HP Digital Imaging
Description: HPNetworkCommunicator
Version: 25.0.619.0
Product version: 025.000.619.000
Size: 890.85 KB
Original file name: HPNetworkCommunicator.exe

Digital certificate

Issued to: Hewlett Packard
Certificate authority: VeriSign
Expiration date: 9/3/2015

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0915086236%
Privileged CPU: 0.0723202017%
User CPU: 0.01918842187597%
Privileged CPU time: 27596.58 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 23 ms
CPU cycle count: 799,811,342
CPU cycle count /min: 119,608,160
Context switches /sec: 3
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 81.16 MB
Peak committed memory: 93.64 MB
Paged memory: 4.67 MB
Peak paged memory: 5.08 MB
Paged system memory: 182.41 KB
Non-paged system memory: 14.47 KB
Working set memory: 6.65 MB
Peak working set memory: 9.99 MB
Min working set memory: 4.96 MB
Private memory: 4.67 MB
Page faults: 500,293
Page faults /min: 549
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 98,393
Read operations /min: 87
Total read transfer: 67.44 MB
Read transfer /min: 59.76 KB
Total write operations: 41,756
Write operations /min: 35
Total write transfer: 43.28 MB
Write transfer /min: 34.77 KB
Total other operations: 923,317
Other operations /min: 871
Total other transfer: 21.07 MB
Other Transfer /min: 19.9 KB
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 8
Peak GDI objects: 9
USER objects: 1
Peak USER objects: 3
Handle count average: 2,173
Thread count average: 7
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Undefined
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Processes
Process Commands
"C:\Program Files\HP\HP Officejet Pro 8600\bin\HPNetworkCommunicator.exe"
"C:\Program Files\HP\HP Officejet Pro 8600\Bin\HPNetworkCommunicator.exe"
"C:\Program Files\HP\HP Officejet 6600\bin\HPNetworkCommunicator.exe"
"C:\Program Files\HP\HP Officejet 6600\Bin\HPNetworkCommunicator.exe"
"C:\Program Files\hp\HP Officejet 6600\Bin\HPNetworkCommunicator.exe"

Network connectivity

TCP: on port 49178
TCP: on port 29308
TCP: on port 53037
TCP: on port 53740
TCP: on port 58138
Windows Firewall allowed program: Yes

Image hashes

MD5: bbd2dae7bd103d88591f4712b196d611
SHA-1: 2574ab1cf7b2693d604ab844ac56fed465c04d57
SHA-256: 97554b2dbadc5a809a568651aae93478a60a78883a4c078433b5ba7fe5523a35

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
File packed: No
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