Orb

Orb

by Orb Networks

What is Orb?

Orb is software application developed by Orb Networks. It is most commonly found on computers running Windows 7 with nearly 59.51% of installations running this operating system. Orb's installer is typically 41.00 MB in size and installs around 97 files. The most common release is 3.20.0035.e5630be76b5eca40146a8a8e4ed5a6a52c2e13ee with 24.39% of all installations currently using this version.

Orb is most popular in the United States with 55.16% of installations residing in this country.

Orb adds 1 scheduled task to the Windows Task Scheduler launching the program at randomly scheduled times. When using a computer that is connected to the internet, Orb is known to create 6 firewall exceptions to allow inbound and outbound connectivity.

Software Behaviors

Services:
  • OrbMediaService.exe runs as a service named 'OrbMediaService' (OrbMediaService).
Firewall:
  • OrbLauncher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Orb Networks\Orb\bin\OrbLauncher.exe'.
  • OrbjetManager.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Orb Networks\Orb\bin\OrbjetManager.exe'.
  • Orb.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Orb Networks\Orb\bin\Orb.exe'.
  • OrbStreamerClient.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Orb Networks\Orb\bin\OrbStreamerClient.exe'.
  • OrbTray.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Orb Networks\Orb\bin\OrbTray.exe'.
  • OrbChannelScan.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Orb Networks\Orb\bin\OrbChannelScan.exe'.
Scheduled tasks:
  • OrbLauncher.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Orb Index when idle' (runs when idle).

Startup Entries

Startup tasks:
  • OrbLauncher.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Orb auto start.
  • OrbTray.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Orb Startup.
Registry entries:
  • OrbTray.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Orb' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Orb Networks\Orb\bin\OrbTray.exe" /background.

Software Details

URL:
https://www.orb.com
Support:
Installation path:
C:\Program Files\orb networks\orb\bin
Uninstaller:
"C:\Program Files\Orb Networks\Orb\uninstall.exe"
Size:
41.00 MB
Language:
English

Orb Executable Details

Primary executable:
OrbLauncher.exe
Name:
Orb
Path:
C:\Program Files\orb networks\orb\bin\OrbLauncher.exe
MD5:
SHA-1:
SHA-256:
Files installed by Orb