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#1 Firefoxthebomb

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Posted 07 October 2013 - 03:59 PM

After doing Exercise #3 in the sophomore training I came across this file that is not listed in the Bleeping Startup Programs Database. Its part of WMware Workstation
 
It is listed in SystemLookup  => HERE <=
 
Filename: vmtoolsd.exe
Registry Value Name: Running Process
Command: C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Tools\vmtoolsd.exe
File Location: C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Tools\vmtoolsd.exe
Description: Related to vmtoolsd.exe VMware Tools Core Service from VMware, Inc.
Status: Y - Needed to run in order for vmtools to work inside a VM


Also this file TPAutoConnect.exe is not listed in either Bleeping Startup Programs Database or in SystemLookup
 
 
Filename: TPAutoConnect.exe
Registry Value Name: Running Process
Command: C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Tools\TPAutoConnect.exe
File Location: C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Tools\TPAutoConnect.exe
Description: This service is also installed by VmWare player for printing from virtual machines.
Status: Y - Needed to run in order for printing from inside a VM

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