Process Explorer v10 released

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Process Explorer v10

Somehow I missed it till now, but last week SysInternals released version 10 of their must-have tool Process Explorer:

What's new in Version 10.0:

  • The process column is locked on the left side so that it doesn't scroll horizontally out of view
  • You can configure custom column selections and save them as easy-to-access column sets
  • Image verification option now verifies images in the background
  • More refresh intervals
  • Runas menu entry in the File menu
  • Run as Limited User menu entry in the File menu to run a process without administrative privileges and group membership
  • Process menu includes Restart item to kill and then restart a selected process
  • Can suspend individual threads on Threads page of Process Properties dialog
  • The Find Window target moves Process Explorer's main window to the back to get it out of the way
  • Close Window command uses same End Task functionality as Task Manager
  • Show New Processes option scrolls display to make new processes visible
  • Heuristics to detect more image packers
  • User name of account in which Process Explorer is running is shown in the title bar
  • Services can be stopped, resumed, and paused from the Services tab of the Process Properties dialog
  • The DLLs that host SvcHost processes are listed in the Services tab of the Process Properties dialog
  • Services running within a process display on the process' tooltip
  • As a parallel to the CPU Usage History column there's now a Private Bytes Usage History column
  • The Process view includes columns that show the working set breakdown of the process in shared, shareable and private pages
  • New delta private-bytes column to show changes in private virtual memory usage
  • Can copy lines from the Process, DLL and Handle views to the clipboard
  • Option to show pagefile-backed (unnamed) sections in DLL view
  • DLL and handle searching consolidated
  • The DLL view includes columns that show the working set contributions in shared, shareable, and private pages
  • The DLL a Rundll32 process hosts is shown in its process tooltip
  • Packed DLL highlighting in DLL view
  • Image signing verification available for DLLs
  • Better DLL properties dialog
  • Object address shown in Object Properties dialog
  • File object share flags column for Handle view

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