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12.0.9431.0 (winmain_bluemp.130615-1214) 0.21%
12.0.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247) 0.92%
12.0.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247) 13.24%
12.0.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247) 0.06%
12.0.8400.0 (winmain_win8rc.120518-1423) 0.10%
12.0.8250.0 (winmain_win8beta.120217-1520) 0.00%
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Windows Media Player by Microsoft

Remove wmplayer.exe
Version:   11.0.5721.5145 (WMP_11.061018-2006)
MD5:   d478331fee85e840f7d89edd06190dfc
SHA1:   b6349961e4e079aa75326c1aecfea37ee7d8c868
SHA256:   6e777d638bd5345481e0090558d0a612caaabe151b8af113bc66e0462fb3542d
This is a Windows system installed file with Windows File Protection (WFP) enabled.

What is wmplayer.exe?

Windows Media Player (abbreviated WMP) is a media player and media library application developed by Microsoft that is used for playing audio, video and viewing images on personal computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system, as well as on Pocket PC and Windows Mobile-based devices.

About wmplayer.exe (from Microsoft)

Designed by media lovers, for media lovers. Windows Media Player 12—available only in Windows 7—plays more music and video than ever, including Flip Video and unprotected songs from your iTunes librar


File name:wmplayer.exe
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Windows Media Player
Description:Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\windows media player\wmplayer.exe
Original name:wmplayer.exe.mui
File version:11.0.5721.5145 (WMP_11.061018-2006)
Product version:11.0.5721.5145
Size:62.5 KB (64,000 bytes)
Digital DNA
File packed:No
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Autoplay handlers
Runs under the registry key 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\AutoplayHandlers\Handlers'
  • Handler name 'IviDVDEventHandler'
  • Handler name 'IviVideoCDHandler'
  • Handler name 'MSPlayBluRayOnArrival'
  • Handler name 'MSWMPBurnDataDVDArrival'
  • Handler name 'MSRipCDAudioOnArrival'
  • Handler name 'MSWMPBurnCDOnArrival'
  • Handler name 'MSPlayDVDMovieOnArrival'
  • Handler name 'MSPlayCDAudioOnArrival'
  • Handler name 'MSPlayVideoCDMovieOnArrival'
  • Handler name 'MSPlaySuperVideoCDMovieOnArrival'
Shell open commands
  • WPLFile
  • WMZFile
  • WMVFile
  • WMSFile
  • wmafile
  • mpegfile
  • mp3file
  • AUFile
  • AVIFile
Windows firewall allowed programs
Exceptions allow programs to access to the Internet through an outbound connections
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Programmer\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe'
Network connections
Access through an approved Windows firewall exception
  • [UDP] listens on port 1035
  • [UDP] listens on port 1314
  • [UDP] listens on port 4562
  • [UDP] listens on port 1177

  • ResourcesResource utilization

    (Note: statistics below are averages based on a minimum sample size of 200 unique participants)
    Total CPU:0.00616252%
    Kernel CPU:0.00302266%
    User CPU:0.00313986%
    Kernel CPU time:2,966,672 ms/min
    Context switches:447/sec
    Private memory:36.01 MB
    21.59 MB
    Private (maximum):35.31 MB
    Private (minimum):12.89 MB
    Non-paged memory:36.01 MB
    21.59 MB
    Virtual memory:160.83 MB
    140.96 MB
    Virtual memory (peak):169.52 MB
    169.69 MB
    Working set:27.51 MB
    18.61 MB
    Working set (peak):41.28 MB
    37.95 MB
    Page faults:960,748/min
    I/O read transfer:1.12 MB/sec
    1.02 MB/min
    I/O read operations:359/sec
    I/O write transfer:22.55 KB/sec
    274.99 KB/min
    I/O write operations:3/sec
    I/O other transfer:243.04 KB/sec
    448.09 KB/min
    I/O other operations:4,587/sec
    Resource allocations
    GUI GDI count:748
    GUI USER count:108

    BehaviorsProcess properties

    Integrety level:Undefined
    Command lines:
    • "C:\Program Files\windows media player\wmplayer.exe" /prefetcC:1
    • "C:\Program Files\windows media player\wmplayer.exe" /shellhlp_v9 play /dataobjecC:nefepehfbaaaaaaaoabaaaaaaaaaaaaaamaaaaaaaaaaaageaaaaaaaafaaaaaaaleeanjlmlblliaoildnclghkafhmbmbjdaaaaaaaedcbeokaclpekibkhfhhiphpaaaaaaaa
    • "C:\Program Files\windows media player\wmplayer.exe" /shellhlp_v9 enqueue /dataobjecC:nefepehfbaaaaaaaoabaaaaaaaaaaaaaamaaaaaaaaaaaageaaaaaaaafaaaaaaakkpjcpdecpdajbonmnlocolkhgepcfeomaaiaaaaimbamhoahjapkgnhkfkmdbkpaaaaaaaa
    Parent processes:


    wmplayer.exe (main module)
    Total CPU:7.82344862%
    Kernel CPU:7.59717334%
    User CPU:0.22627529%
    Context switches:211/sec
    Memory:76 KB
    1.16 MB
    Total CPU:0.41665951%
    Kernel CPU:0.00171858%
    User CPU:0.41494093%
    Context switches:5/sec
    Memory:1.09 MB
    Total CPU:0.25203214%
    Kernel CPU:0.01181023%
    User CPU:0.24022191%
    Context switches:5/sec
    Memory:352 KB
    Total CPU:0.04745793%
    Kernel CPU:0.01733122%
    User CPU:0.03012671%
    Context switches:6/sec
    Memory:1.43 MB
    Total CPU:0.03102259%
    Kernel CPU:0.00860525%
    User CPU:0.02241735%
    Context switches:30/sec
    Memory:10.4 MB
    Total CPU:0.00981760%
    Kernel CPU:0.00666480%
    User CPU:0.00315281%
    Context switches:3/sec
    Memory:920 KB
    Total CPU:0.00593792%
    Kernel CPU:0.00299263%
    User CPU:0.00294528%
    Context switches:22/sec
    Memory:1024 KB
    Total CPU:0.00031591%
    Kernel CPU:0.00025273%
    User CPU:0.00006318%
    Memory:1.24 MB
    Total CPU:0.00030581%
    Kernel CPU:0.00023046%
    User CPU:0.00007535%
    Memory:328 KB
    Total CPU:0.00019098%
    Kernel CPU:0.00019098%
    User CPU:0.00000000%
    Context switches:5/sec
    Memory:3.95 MB
    Total CPU:0.00003991%
    Kernel CPU:0.00000000%
    User CPU:0.00003991%
    Memory:36 KB
    Total CPU:0.00003991%
    Kernel CPU:0.00000000%
    User CPU:0.00003991%
    Memory:1.67 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
    Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
    Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%
    Windows 8 20.00%
    Windows 8 Single Language 20.00%
    Windows Seven Black Edition 5.00%
    Windows 7 Professional 5.00%
    Windows 8 Pro 5.00%
    Windows Vista Home Premium 5.00%

    Distribution by countryDistribution by country

    United States installs about 30.00% of Windows Media Player.

    OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

    PC Manufacturerdistribution
    Dell 30.77%
    Acer 23.08%
    Hewlett-Packard 15.38%
    Lenovo 15.38%
    ASUS 7.69%
    Samsung 7.69%
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