AcroIEHelperShim.dll is part of AcroIEHelperShim Library and developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated according to the AcroIEHelperShim.dll version information.
AcroIEHelperShim.dll's description is "Adobe PDF Helper for Internet Explorer"
AcroIEHelperShim.dll is digitally signed by Adobe Systems, Incorporated.
AcroIEHelperShim.dll is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Acrobat\ActiveX\' folder.
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The following is the available information on AcroIEHelperShim.dll:
|Product name||AcroIEHelperShim Library|
|Company name||Adobe Systems Incorporated|
|File description||Adobe PDF Helper for Internet Explorer|
|Legal copyright||Copyright 1984-2009 Adobe Systems Incorporated and its licensors. All rights reserved.|
Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:
AcroIEHelperShim.dll has a valid digital signature.
|Signer name||Adobe Systems, Incorporated|
|Certificate issuer name||VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2004 CA|
|Certificate serial number||270d755c9f5ac3b7db61f50998287078|
None of the 51 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the AcroIEHelperShim.dll file.
AcroIEHelperShim.dll may also be located in other folders than C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Acrobat\ActiveX\. The most common variants are listed below:
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