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Google Update by Google Inc (Signed)

Remove googlecrashhandler.exe


googlecrashhandler.exe has 13 known versions, the most recent one is googlecrashhandler.exe is run as a standard windows process in the context of the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges. The average file size is about 214.75 KB. It is an authenticode code-signed executable issued to Google Inc by the certification authority Thawte. Some variations of the file have been seen to be installed with the program Google Chrome (VMware ThinApp) from VMware, Inc.. During the process's lifecycle, the typical CPU resource utilization is about 0.0022% including both foreground and background operations, the average private memory consumption is about 1.84 MB. Addionally, typically read and write I/O disk operations is about 55 Bytes per minute for reads and 35 Bytes per minute for writes.

What is googlecrashhandler.exe?

GoogleCrashHandler.exe is a Google application which is automatically installed on your PC when you install many of the Google applications such as the Google Toolbar or Google Chrome. This program sends anonymous usage data and crash reports to Google.

About googlecrashhandler.exe (from Google Inc)

To make sure that you're protected by the latest security updates, Google Chrome automatically updates whenever it detects that a new version of the browser is available. The update process happens in


File name:googlecrashhandler.exe
Publisher:Google Inc.
Product name:Google Update
Description:Google Crash Handler
Typical file path:C:\users\user\appdata\local\google\update\\googlecrashhandler.exe
Original name:GoogleUpdate.exe
Issued to:Google Inc
Authority (CA):Thawte
Expiration date:Sunday, November 9, 2014

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of Google Update.)
VMware, Inc.
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Eliminate application conflicts by isolating applications from each other and the underlying OS into a single executable file that can be easily deployed to many endpoints. VMware® ThinApp® accelerate...

VersionsAll file variations of googlecrashhandler.exe

MD5SHA-1File size
397d14958d6c9c2b365469a857b2ac4e 34b7ef612044bab4ba066ea0e127527d611908e2 225.38 KB
d5a444b63637ec0932172c6719a10252 aca85952581fdcaa8c6a6a3bb8bbab65f714f6f3 256.88 KB
c98acde22458c8f46fd0503cb9e2d01f 9a7fd214811eb7e599c6ec66e1241fab204b58f6 217.88 KB
465680bde344ce4ff6646626aa3a9125 0f2da39d1ead104b94d4cc57aee6034abbb58181 217.88 KB
cf7b0e597c1f34e528285495721deee9 1d99baa45e9b7843046e7241605c677d473192eb 232.38 KB
8726802ea4fbffa3fd54fd2449bf51d4 7a498bed8b9d08d1594fa48ab9df46365016666f 212.88 KB
09c87f376507122a5fe1cbe06e015512 4f5f69bee6ea9b8c63e51e2c1422a1f4aef811c7 233.88 KB
76b35cb0f3a4e69d6dff27f542b9f856 4d6948d69afcc7efb2be85d660b2020d45e72246 211.88 KB
becdda0990debd72a30096533521ad73 30aa43b6d65364a44ec287c45f330a1b0deb77bf 208.38 KB
9970c2aa0e9d7f8bdbcc481130ac385d 5e899d95f40b433dcbf6c5e06b3fac99c366ec4c 207.95 KB
ae5a69f44c1f97edc83237fc0b29b6fb 790427defa3b4992df6bd058b0f8ffa52d0ca45e 207.45 KB
93f29e6964baef31e53d203992b0afd4 dd0e602b376ad5ce28c643c1e728a418a500ec4d 182.45 KB
d566847532183a720a0177565014cb73 ff9a9067c362ca70486d6941d490ec6eb066e497 176.41 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.71%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.43%
Windows 8 Pro 8.57%
Windows 7 Professional 8.00%
Windows 8 4.00%
Windows Vista Home Premium 2.86%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 2.86%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.71%
Windows 8.1 Single Language 1.14%
Windows 8.1 1.14%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.14%
Windows 7 Starter 1.14%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate N 1.14%
Windows 8 Release Preview 1.14%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise Evaluation 0.57%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center 0.57%
Windows 8 Enterprise N 0.57%
Windows Vista Business 0.57%
Windows 8 Enterprise 0.57%
21 other Windows OS version

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 47.65% of Google Update.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 25.15%
Hewlett-Packard 19.76%
Toshiba 13.17%
Acer 11.38%
ASUS 10.78%
Intel 4.79%
Sony 4.79%
Compaq 2.40%
Samsung 1.80%
Gateway 1.20%
Lenovo 1.20%
MSI 1.20%
American Megatrends 0.60%
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