Showing Detailed Information on Processes

This section provides a tutorial example on how to use command 'tasklist' to get a list of all processes with more detailed information with the verbose option '/V'.

To get a list of all running processes with more detailed information, you can run the "tasklist" command with the verbose option "/V". An example result is included below with many columns removed:

C:\herong>tasklist /V

Image Name                    Mem User Name        CPU Window Title
========================= ======= ============ ======= ===============
System Idle Process           28K N/A          1:16:53 N/A
System                       232K N/A          0:00:07 N/A
smss.exe                     400K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
csrss.exe                  6,084K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:05 N/A
winlogon.exe               1,536K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:01 N/A 
services.exe               8,460K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:02 N/A
lsass.exe                  1,752K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
svchost.exe                3,988K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
svchost.exe                4,444K N/A          0:00:00 N/A
svchost.exe               17,480K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:03 N/A
svchost.exe                3,496K N/A          0:00:00 N/A
svchost.exe                3,132K N/A          0:00:00 N/A
spoolsv.exe                6,892K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
msdtc.exe                  5,068K N/A          0:00:00 N/A
httpd.exe                  4,612K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
FrameworkService.exe       5,724K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
Mcshield.exe              63,904K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:25 N/A
VsTskMgr.exe                 376K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
httpd.exe                  6,100K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
naPrdMgr.exe               1,172K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
MsDtsSrvr.exe             14,120K N/A          0:00:00 N/A
wdfmgr.exe                 1,912K N/A          0:00:00 N/A
hpqwmiex.exe               4,200K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
explorer.exe              25,708K HY\herong    0:00:17 N/A
smax4pnp.exe               4,212K HY\herong    0:00:00 SMax4PNP
accelerometerST.exe        1,736K HY\herong    0:00:00 HP Mobile Da...
SynTPEnh.exe               5,024K HY\herong    0:00:05 N/A
QLBCTRL.exe                5,292K HY\herong    0:00:00 Beyond Quick...
Scheduler.exe              6,968K HY\herong    0:00:00 N/A
CLI.exe                    7,156K HY\herong    0:00:03 .NET-Broadca...
shstat.exe                   524K HY\herong    0:00:00 VirusScan On...
UpdaterUI.exe              1,704K HY\herong    0:00:00 McAfee AutoU...
GoogleToolbarNotifier.exe    312K HY\herong    0:00:00 {A7E495BF-95...
YahooMessenger.exe        39,468K HY\herong    0:00:02 N/A
wmiprvse.exe               5,332K NT AUTHORITY 0:00:00 N/A
ApacheMonitor.exe          2,552K HY\herong    0:00:01 Apache Servi...
MDM.EXE                    3,008K HY\herong    0:00:02 OleMainThrea...
CLI.exe                    6,436K HY\herong    0:00:01 OleMainThrea...
firefox.exe               46,452K HY\herong    0:00:24 Google
cmd.exe                    2,968K HY\herong    0:00:00 C:\WINDOWS\s...
wmiprvse.exe               6,124K N/A          0:00:00 N/A
tasklist.exe               4,760K HY\herong    0:00:00 OleMainThrea...

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction to Microsoft Windows

 Introduction to Windows Explorer

 Introduction to Internet Explorer

 "Paint" Program and Computer Graphics

 GIMP - GNU Image Manipulation Program

 JPEG Image File Format Quality and Size

 GIF Image File Format and Transparent Background

 "WinZip" - ZIP File Compression Tool

 "WinRAR" - RAR and ZIP File Compression Tool

 FTP Server, Client and Commands

 "FileZilla" - Free FTP Client and Server

 Web Server Log Files and Analysis Tool - "Analog"

 Spyware Adware Detection and Removal

 IE Addon Program Listing and Removal

 Vundo (VirtuMonde/VirtuMundo) - vtsts.dll Removal

 Trojan and Malware "Puper" Description and Removal

 VSToolbar (VSAdd-in.dll) - Description and Removal

 Spybot - Spyware Blocker, Detection and Removal

 Setting Up and Using Crossover Cable Network

 Home Network Gateway - DSL Modem/Wireless Router

 Windows Task Manager - The System Performance Tool

"tasklist" Command Line Tool to List Process Information

 What Is "tasklist"?

 Listing All Running Processes

Showing Detailed Information on Processes

 Showing Services under Each Process

 Showing All DLL Files Used by Each Process

 Finding All Processes Using NETAPI32.DLL

 "msconfig" - System Configuration Tool

 Configuring and Managing System Services

 Windows Registry Key and Value Management Tools

 Startup Programs Removal for Better System Performance

 Winsock - Windows Sockets API

 Java on Windows

 Glossary of Terms

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

 PDF Printing Version