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45% of PCs block this file from running.
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Performance resource utilization

VersionsAdditional versions

3.2.3.28705 39.09%
3.2.3.28705 0.91%
3.2.3.28705 5.00%
3.2.3.28705 0.45%
3.2.3.28705 0.45%
3.2.3.28705 0.45%
3.2.2.28595 3.64%
3.2.2.28595 2.73%
3.2.2.28595 0.45%
3.2.2.28500 2.27%
3.2.2.28500 1.36%
3.2.1.28086 0.45%
3.2.1.28086 0.45%
3.2.0.27886 5.91%
3.2.0.27708 15.91%
3.2.0.27568 0.91%
3.1.3.27498 4.09%
3.1.3.27385 0.45%
3.1.3.27213 0.45%
3.1.3.27207 4.09%
3.1.3.27167 0.91%
3.1.2.26773 1.36%
3.1.2.26753 0.45%
3.1.0.26650 0.45%
3.1.0.26595 0.45%
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uTorrent.exe

µTorrent by BitTorrent Inc (Signed)

Remove uTorrent.exe
Version:   3.2.2.28500
MD5:   65b14e1803c1490547ed02a7d7ff8f5f
SHA1:   e62e0ee871d1aeba477a01bf749fa7ac3eb3babf
SHA256:   256fdfeaaee132be2658ddd4e52241e9ce7bc5f0a83365498eec913779c562e6

What is uTorrent.exe?

µTorrent is a is a free, ad-supported, lighter-weight BitTorrent client designed to consume less resources then the full BitTorrent version. Some uTorrent installs include adware in the form of the Conduit Engine, which installs a toolbar, and makes homepage and default search engine changes to a user's web browser.

About uTorrent.exe (from BitTorrent Inc)

µTorrent is designed to consume as few resources as possible to avoid impacting your computer use. µTorrent will work on Windows XP and up, including Windows 7. BitTorrent's two main products today in

DetailsDetails

File name:uTorrent.exe
Publisher:BitTorrent, Inc.
Product name:µTorrent
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\utorrent\utorrent.exe
File version:3.2.2.28500
Size:945.89 KB (968,592 bytes)
Certificate
Issued to:BitTorrent Inc
Authority (CA):VeriSign
Effective date:Sunday, June 20, 2010
Expiration date:Friday, July 26, 2013
Digital DNA
PE subsystem:Windows GUI
Entropy:7.581874
File packed:No
Code language:Microsoft Visual C++
.NET CLR:No
More details

ResourcesPrograms

The following programs will install this file
BitTorrent Inc.
8% remove
µTorrent is a is a free, ad-supported, lighter-weight BitTorrent client designed to consume less resources then the full BitTorrent version. Some uTorrent installs include potentially unwanted programs in the form of the Conduit Engine, which installs a toolbar, and makes homepage and default search engine changes to a user's web browser.

BehaviorsBehaviors

Startup files (user) run
Runs under the registry key 'HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run'
  • 'uTorrent' → "C:\Program Files\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe" /MINIMIZED
Windows firewall allowed programs
Exceptions allow programs to access to the Internet through an outbound connections
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\PROGRAMAS\utorrent\utorrent-plus\utorrent-plus-3.1.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\Administratör\Skrivbord\26051-671819-utorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\věruška\Dokumenty\Stažené soubory\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Desktop\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Software\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
Scheduled tasks
  • The job '{3E0C592A-6E89-47B8-B8E8-7EFA3DE8B8BB}' runs on registration in the path '\{3E0C592A-6E89-47B8-B8E8-7EFA3DE8B8BB}'
Network connections
Access through an approved Windows firewall exception
  • [UDP] listens on port 56051

  • ResourcesResource utilization

    (Note: statistics below are averages based on a minimum sample size of 200 unique participants)
    Averages
     
    CPU
    Total CPU:0.00580888%
    0.028634%
    Kernel CPU:0.00304533%
    0.013761%
    User CPU:0.00276355%
    0.014873%
    Kernel CPU time:273,891 ms/min
    100,923,805ms/min
    Context switches:403/sec
    284/sec
    Memory
    Private memory:22.1 MB
    21.59 MB
    Private (maximum):44.84 MB
    Private (minimum):23.2 MB
    Non-paged memory:22.1 MB
    21.59 MB
    Virtual memory:233.17 MB
    140.96 MB
    Virtual memory (peak):249.83 MB
    169.69 MB
    Working set:33.89 MB
    18.61 MB
    Working set (peak):46.25 MB
    37.95 MB
    Resource allocations
    Threads:18
    12
    Handles:424
    600
    GUI GDI count:365
    103
    GUI GDI peak:396
    142
    GUI USER count:172
    49
    GUI USER peak:228
    71

    BehaviorsProcess properties

    Integrety level:Medium
    Platform:32-bit
    Command line:"C:\users\user\desktop\utorrent.exe"
    Owner:User
    Parent process:explorer.exe (Windows Explorer by Microsoft Corporation)

    ResourcesThreads

    Averages
     
    uTorrent.exe (main module)
    Total CPU:1.39093466%
    0.272967%
    Kernel CPU:0.98448691%
    0.107585%
    User CPU:0.40644775%
    0.165382%
    CPU cycles:36,762,009/sec
    5,741,424/sec
    Context switches:101/sec
    79/sec
    Memory:5.45 MB
    1.16 MB
    mswsock.dll
    Total CPU:0.00498032%
    Kernel CPU:0.00249016%
    User CPU:0.00249016%
    CPU cycles:55,509/sec
    Memory:296 KB
    combase.dll
    Total CPU:0.00063894%
    Kernel CPU:0.00063894%
    User CPU:0.00000000%
    CPU cycles:17,012/sec
    Memory:1.21 MB

    Common loaded modules

    These are modules that are typiclaly loaded within the context of this process.

    Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

    OS versiondistribution
    Microsoft Windows XP 36.50%
    Windows 7 Ultimate 23.50%
    Windows 7 Home Premium 18.50%
    Windows 8 Pro 6.00%
    Windows 7 Professional 5.00%
    Windows Vista Home Premium 4.00%
    Windows 8 2.00%
    Windows XP Professional 1.50%
    Windows 7 Home Basic 1.50%
    Windows 8 Enterprise N 1.00%
    Windows 8 Release Preview 0.50%

    Distribution by countryDistribution by country

    United States installs about 15.00% of µTorrent.

    OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

    PC Manufacturerdistribution
    Dell 26.42%
    Hewlett-Packard 18.87%
    GIGABYTE 15.09%
    Acer 9.43%
    Lenovo 7.55%
    American Megatrends 7.55%
    ASUS 7.55%
    Compaq 3.77%
    Alienware 1.89%
    Samsung 1.89%
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