Process Explorer
Old Version of Process Explorer 8.52
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Process Explorer 8.52
Supported Systems
Legacy OS support
Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8
License
Freeware
Release Date
04 October, 2004 (10 years ago )

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System Requirements of Process Explorer 8.52
  • Windows 95
  • Windows 98
  • Windows NT
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2003
Program Information of Process Explorer 8.52
Version Name:
Process Explorer 8.52

File Size:
256.28 KB

Released Date:
04 October, 2004 (10 years ago)

MD5 Checksum:
ce11641e056f7b59aef8e9a42eaeb65b

SHA1 Checksum:
711ABED85096773E128342EBCDAB6717145A3B8E

Version History of Process Explorer 8.52
  • Finder tool for identifying the process that owns a selected window
  • Strings listings for process and DLL images
  • Google menu item for searching process and DLL information
  • Tray tooltip shows highest-CPU consuming process

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About Process Explorer

Ever wondered which program has a particular file or directory open? Now you can find out. Process Explorer shows you information about which handles and DLLs processes have opened or loaded.

The Process Explorer display consists of two sub-windows. The top window always shows a list of the currently active processes, including the names of their owning accounts, whereas the information displayed in the bottom window depends on the mode that Process Explorer is in: if it is in handle mode you'll see the handles that the process selected in the top window has opened; if Process Explorer is in DLL mode you'll see the DLLs and memory-mapped files that the process has loaded.Process Explorer also has a powerful search capability that will quickly show you which processes have particular handles opened or DLLs loaded.

The unique capabilities of Process Explorer make it useful for tracking down DLL-version problems or handle leaks, and provide insight into the way Windows and applications work.

Process Explorer Features

  • Hierarchical view of processes.
  • Ability to display an icon and company name next to each process.
  • Live CPU activity graph in the task bar.
  • Ability to suspend selected process.
  • Ability to raise the window attached to a process, thus "unhiding" it.
  • Complete process tree can be killed.
  • Interactively alter a service process' access security
  • Interactively set the priority of a process
  • Disambiguates service executables which perform multiple service functions. For example, when the pointer is placed over a svchost.exe, it will tell if it is the one performing automatic updates/secondary logon/etc., or the one providing RPC, or the one performing terminal services, and so on.

Updates : Process Explorer Updates

Did You Know?

Process Explorer is being actively developed by Mark Russinovich and Bryce Cogswell.