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What is SHELL32.dll?

SHELL32.dll is part of Microsoft® Windows® Operating System and developed by Microsoft Corporation according to the SHELL32.dll version information.

SHELL32.dll's description is "Windows Shell Common Dll"

SHELL32.dll is usually located in the 'C:\WINDOWS\system32\' folder.

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Vendor and version information [?]

Product nameMicrosoft® Windows® Operating System
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionWindows Shell Common Dll
Internal nameSHELL32
Original filenameSHELL32.DLL
Legal copyright© Microsoft Corporation. All rights..
Product version6.00.2900.2951
File version6.00.2900.2951 (xpsp_sp2_gdr.060713-..

The following is the available information on SHELL32.dll:

PropertyValue
Product nameMicrosoft® Windows® Operating System
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionWindows Shell Common Dll
Internal nameSHELL32
Original filenameSHELL32.DLL
Legal copyright© Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Product version6.00.2900.2951
File version6.00.2900.2951 (xpsp_sp2_gdr.060713-0009)

Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD5f056b4771408966694de5d9bf79b48f8
SHA256bb7a3673d581da381f4aa3a6681d5d40f800b3472967dc2169116e412a6dbef2

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What did other users do?

The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with SHELL32.dll. 22% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 183 users.

User vote results: There were 41 votes to remove and 142 votes to keep

Malware or legitimate?

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Please share with the other users what you think about this file. What does this file do? Is it legitimate or something that your computer is better without? Do you know how it was installed on your system? Did you install it yourself or did it come bundled with some other software? Is it running smoothly or do you get some error message? Any information that will help to document this file is welcome. Thank you for your contributions.

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