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Article ID: 242131 - Last Review: December 25, 2006 - Revision: 1.4

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This article describes Systems Internals's Process Explorer shareware utility.


The Process Explorer utility lists the files, registry keys, and other objects that open processes are using or the dynamic-link libraries (DLLs) that the processes loaded. To obtain the Process Explorer utility, visit the following Systems Internals Web site: (
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  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
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