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Windows Process Description:

The file w3dbsmgr.exe is a part of Pervasive SQL Workgroup Edition or Pervasive SQL V8 Workgroup or Pervasive PSQL software or Pervasive Data Products. The process w3dbsmgr.exe is also known as Database Service Manager.

The program w3dbsmgr.exe is Pervasive Software; Incorporated's relational database product (RDBMS) designed for embedded database installations where the DBMS is distributed as part of an application software package. It gives both relational and transactional access to data. The workgroup edition of the w3dbsmgr.exe application provides database services for single users and small networks up to five simultaneous users while the server edition supports six or more concomitant users.

The w3dbsmgr.exe application software is a superset of the original Btrieve data management product that supports the entire Btrieve API and is backward compatible with previous versions of PSQL and Btrieve. It also supports SQL and offers developers the ability to connect through industry standard APIs.

The program w3dbsmgr.exe target clients are Independent Software Vendors (ISV's) building and maintaining applications for small to mid-sized enterprises. It is designed to be embedded into applications. Pervasive PSQL, to which the file w3dbsmgr.exe is attached, supports Microsoft Windows, Linux and Novell NetWare operating systems. It allows client operating systems of any kind to use PSQL server install on any operating system. A PSQL database running on Linux can be accessed by clients running on Windows.

The w3dbsmgr.exe file is normally installed in a subfolder of C:/PVSW/Bin/. On Windows XP, it has known file sizes of 106546 bytes, 77% of its total occurrence, 102450 bytes, and 105472 bytes.

The process w3dbsmgr.exe is capable of using ports to connect to LAN or Internet and has the ability to hide itself. The program w3dbsmgr.exe does not have a visible window. It is not an essential component of the Windows system. The w3dbsmgr.exe application is recommended to be started manually as it has a tendency to crash or freeze if loaded with other applications at startup.

Author: Pervasive Software, Inc..

Author URL: http://

Part Of: Pervasive SQL

Memory Usage: Low since the file uses only 104 KB of RAM.

System Process: No

Application: Yes

Background Process: No

Uses Network: Yes

Uses Internet: Yes

Hardware Related: No

Common Path: C:\ PVSW\ Bin\ w3dbsmgr.exe

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