Process ID File
3.8 | 34 Votes
What is a PID file?
Generic process log, data, or configuration file used on Unix-based systems; typically stores one or more process IDs, which uniquely identify a process in the operating system.
An example use of a PID file is to log process IDs of a daemon that starts and stops periodically.
Programs that open or reference PID files
Creative Driver File
3.3 | 10 Votes
Hardware driver file such as PdtIdMgr.pid, installed by Creative software; typically installed in the \Program Files\Creative\Shared Files\ directory along with other driver files; enables communication with Creative hardware devices, such as sound cards or portable media players like the Creative Zen.