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What is ati2evxx.exe? ATI Hotkey Utility?

Vendor:      ATI Technologies
Product:     ATI External Event Utility
Vendor Website:     
Last Seen by PC Pitstop:      No Data

Process is Bad PC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that there is a high likelihood that it is bad.
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Process is goodThis process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.

Purpose: Ati2evxx.exe is part of the ATI video drivers, handles hotkey sequences that are not well documented so nobody ever uses them.
It's also the tray icon in the task bar, witch can be also accessible using Control Painel
We recommend you disable this program via MSCONFIG.

ati2evxx.exe uses excessive system and memory resources with no corresponding benefit. Applications such as these should be disabled to improve overall system performance.


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ati2evxx.exe is a Microsoft or Windows process but some versions of this exe carry viruses.
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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 7.56%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 2 MB


Program Name MD5 Count
ati2evxx.exe

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0x9acfe943e4c48544462990dcd0737203 3/11/2019 1:02:00 AM Unknown 6.14.10.4115 ATI Hotkey Utility 356 KB
2 Status 0xe548eb303255721145418f85b77b9d8a 2/26/2019 11:11:00 PM Unknown 6.14.10.4121 ATI Hotkey Utility 368 KB
3 Status 0xed8d753788232b81a7e8ef5d59ec3417 1/1/2019 5:38:00 PM Unknown 6.14.10.4124 ATI Hotkey Utility 384 KB
4 Status 0x3bdb99b092941dc1db2b09629cbf41da 8/11/2018 5:02:00 PM Unknown 6.14.10.4114 ATI Hotkey Utility 344 KB
5 Status 0x327eac8c955c19d3f6384ce3aab5ed31 6/17/2018 3:23:00 PM Unknown Unknown ATI Hotkey Utility 588 KB
6 Status 0x79c43543a43166c1ca98517b2349293f 6/9/2018 6:25:00 AM Unknown 4.18.4060 ATI Hotkey Utility 144 KB
7 Status 0xfcfd6eef3c99df24edd3f975ebbc61b8 5/23/2018 11:31:00 PM Unknown Unknown ATI Hotkey Utility 568 KB
8 Status 0x65b2af103a6bf703d9ba6873c4725553 3/15/2018 9:32:00 PM Unknown 6.14.10.4174 ATI Hotkey Utility 472 KB
9 Status 0x33a587bf3fa04dfcaac2bd0ec2b0b5ef 3/7/2018 2:50:00 AM Unknown 6.14.4096 ATI Hotkey Utility 388 KB
10 Status 0x8fdb05aff463cb36be0fd3bc779121cd 2/20/2018 10:04:00 PM Unknown Unknown ATI Hotkey Utility 628 KB
11 Status 0xbf997dfd2969902d9f7b983c1ba95811 2/7/2018 12:27:00 AM Unknown 6.14.10.4115 ATI Hotkey Utility 356 KB
12 Status 0xeb3ee4de4ebb54256c55ef78d2c0e14c 1/31/2018 12:39:00 AM Unknown 6.14.10.4131 ATI Hotkey Utility 396 KB
13 Status 0x2911a46a482f1bbe39f47bac4cf6f609 1/27/2018 8:14:00 AM Unknown Unknown ATI Hotkey Utility 588 KB
14 Status 0x71e2d8380029f8b6fd88f2cf90760747 1/26/2018 7:38:00 PM Unknown Unknown ATI Hotkey Utility 588 KB
15 Status 0x8fec5ea0cdbfd17ed87ce2466d6a76d5 1/22/2018 10:21:00 PM Unknown 6.14.4083 ATI Hotkey Utility 312 KB
16 Status 0x1444104df30f365a5094e14ec5433b8e 12/20/2017 3:58:00 AM Unknown 6.14.10.4124 ATI Hotkey Utility 396 KB
17 Status 0xaa3d8f59f0cd3552200c9fe1a7ed0d25 11/24/2017 4:24:00 PM Unknown 6.14.10.4133 ATI Hotkey Utility 400 KB
18 Status 0x29ce0b7e8190d7ae278f94bbc43f496e 11/9/2017 5:59:00 PM Unknown 6.14.10.4124 ATI Hotkey Utility 384 KB
19 Status 0x29b2874b3956b62c0dbea32d75a8e776 9/25/2017 8:16:00 PM Unknown 6.14.10.4158 ATI Hotkey Utility 436 KB
20 Status 0xdfacfd2bb58e645396782688777e189c 8/2/2017 10:56:00 AM Unknown Unknown ATI Hotkey Utility 584 KB
21 Status 0x06b67e6a0b679d037d2d9e27a64ce90c 7/6/2017 4:55:00 AM Unknown 6.14.10.4117 ATI Hotkey Utility 368 KB
22 Status 0x5ceda44447a28db469de28afc0950650 6/19/2017 5:54:00 PM Unknown Unknown ATI Hotkey Utility 528 KB
23 Status 0xab84cd1d907246fd2ef35d5346613cce 5/29/2017 8:48:00 AM Unknown Unknown ATI Hotkey Utility 0 KB
24 Status 0xda5e9501b606a2cc31fae5a39bb75b59 3/28/2017 5:32:00 PM Unknown Unknown ATI Hotkey Utility 628 KB
25 Status 0x09266ae04746d652680120be8be76f53 3/20/2017 4:49:00 PM Unknown 6.14.10.4110 ATI Hotkey Utility 416 KB


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