AFBAgent by ASUSTeK Computer Inc. (Signed)
fbagent.exe has 10 known versions, the most recent one is 188.8.131.52. It is started as a Windows Service with the name 'AFBAgent'. In addition, it is run under the context of the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges (the administrator accounts have the same privileges). The average file size is about 538.81 KB. It is an authenticode code-signed executable issued to ASUSTeK Computer Inc. by the certification authority VeriSign. This is a .NET Common Language Runtime (CLR) assembly. During the process's lifecycle, the typical CPU resource utilization is about 0.0050% including both foreground and background operations, the average private memory consumption is about 44.55 MB. Addionally, typically read and write I/O disk operations is about 8.39 KB per minute for reads and 0 Bytes per minute for writes.
What is fbagent.exe?
The ASUS FastBoot software auto-detects what programs start up with the OS and using a simple slider interface users can select whether to delay the launch or not.
About fbagent.exe (from ASUSTeK Computer Inc.)
“Notebooks always feel slower over time, as we fill them with the programs we use everyday. By managing the boot priorities, ASUS Fast Boot can alleviate this slowdown by delaying applications and serv”
|Publisher:||ASUSTeK Computer Inc.|
|Typical file path:||C:\Windows\System32\fbagent.exe|
|Issued to:||ASUSTeK Computer Inc.|
|Effective date:||Sunday, August 2, 2009|
|Expiration date:||Friday, August 3, 2012|
(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of fbagent.exe, select a unique version for details.)
Runs under 'SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services' by the Service Controller (services.exe)
All file variations of fbagent.exe
Distribution by Windows OS
|Windows 7 Home Premium
|Windows 7 Ultimate
|Windows 8 Pro
|Windows 7 Home Basic
Distribution by country
United States installs about 44.78% of AFBAgent.
Distribution by PC manufacturer