What is ExplorerHooks.dll?

ExplorerHooks.dll is digitally signed by Charles Milette.

ExplorerHooks.dll is usually located in the 'c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\local\packages\28017charlesmilette.translucenttb_v826wp6bftszj\tempstate\' folder.

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ExplorerHooks.dll does not have any version or vendor information.

Digital signatures [?]

ExplorerHooks.dll has a valid digital signature.

Signer nameCharles Milette
Certificate issuer nameSectigo RSA Code Signing CA
Certificate serial number3600c049960fc0c510c20ba50257cfff

VirusTotal report

None of the 67 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the ExplorerHooks.dll file.

None of the 67 anti-virus programs detected the ExplorerHooks.dll file.

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