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Versions

VersionDistribution
2.51.0.1C 2.33%
1.63.1.44C 4.65%
1.63.1.34C 8.14%
1.63.0.6C 3.49%
1.63.0.34C 17.44%
1.63.0.31C 3.49%
1.63.0.30C 11.63%
1.63.0.28C 5.81%
1.63.0.27C 17.44%
1.63.0.26C 1.16%
1.63.0.11C 24.42%

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TOSHIBAs maskinvaruinstallningar

Overview

TOSHIBAs maskinvaruinstallningar is a program developed by TOSHIBA. The most used version is 1.63.0.11c, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The programs's main executable is KeNotify.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 3.04 MB of memory. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 1.99 MB (2,081,539 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 92% of users of TOSHIBAs maskinvaruinstallningar come from Sweden, it is also popular in the United States and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.toshiba.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\7\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{5279374D-87FE-4879-9385-F17278EBB9D3} /l1053
Estimated size: 1.99 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TOSHIBAs maskinvaruinstallningar

Program executable:KeNotify.exe
Name:KeNotify Application
KeNotify MFC Application
Signed by:Compal Electronics
Path:C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\KeNotify.exe
MD5:c5b2679b0ae204fdd0415199b7afef20
Additional files:
  • TACSPROP.exe - TOSHIBA Accessibility (TOSHIBA Accessibility component)
  • KeNotify.exe - KeNotify Application (KeNotify MFC Application)
  • HWSetup.exe - HWSetup
  • NotifyX.dll - NotifyX
  • SVPWUTIL.exe - SVPWUTIL Application

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • HWSetup.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8751C73D-1FF5-43E5-99E0-65110A35D6D8}' (runs on registration).
  • TACSPROP.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{03DC8724-4A8E-4AF6-AC49-A0489A521FDB}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • SVPWUTIL.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SVPWUTIL' and executes as C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\SVPWUTIL.exe SVPwUTIL.
3 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • SVPWUTIL.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'SVPWUTIL' which loads as C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\SVPWUTIL.exe SVPwUTIL.
  • HWSetup.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'HWSetup' which loads as "C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\HWSetup.exe" hwSetUP.
  • KeNotify.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'KeNotify' which loads as C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\KeNotify.exe.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • SVPWUTIL.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\SVPWUTIL.exe'.
  • HWSetup.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Utilities\HWSetup.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

KeNotify.exe
Memory:3.04 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0010314987%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00052268%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00050882%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,005,711
8,062,084 average

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  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
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PC BRAND OF CHOICE
100%
Toshiba
 
OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 85%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 88.37%
Windows 8 10.47%
Windows Vista 1.16%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 84.88%
Windows 10 Home 5.81%
Windows 10 Pro 2.33%
Windows 7 Starter 2.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.16%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.22% of installs come from Sweden
Which countries install it?
  Sweden 92.22%
  United States 5.56%
  United Kingdom 1.11%
  France 1.11%

About TOSHIBA

Toshiba electronics, electrical equipment and information technology corporation that is a diversified manufacturer of electrical products, spanning information and communications equipment and systems, electronic components and materials, power systems, Internet-based solutions and services, industrial and social infrastructure systems, and household appliances.
Publisher URL: www.toshiba.com

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