What is FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe?

FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe is part of Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller and developed by Adobe according to the FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe version information.

FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe's description is "Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 32.0 r0"

FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe is digitally signed by Adobe Inc..

FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Windows\SysWOW64\Macromed\Flash\' folder.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe:

PropertyValue
Product nameAdobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller
Company nameAdobe
File descriptionAdobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 32.0 r0
Internal nameAdobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 32.0
Original filenameFlashUtil.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright © 1996-2019 Adobe
Legal trademarkAdobe® Flash® Player
Product version32,0,0,171
File version32,0,0,171

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameAdobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uni..
Company nameAdobe
File descriptionAdobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uni..
Internal nameAdobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uni..
Original filenameFlashUtil.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright © 1996-2019 Adobe
Legal trademarkAdobe® Flash® Player
Product version32,0,0,171
File version32,0,0,171

Digital signatures [?]

FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameAdobe Inc.
Certificate issuer nameDigiCert EV Code Signing CA (SHA2)
Certificate serial number0d2caccd3e9eec06738410ba31bf6595

VirusTotal report

None of the 67 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe file.

None of the 67 anti-virus programs detected the FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe file.

Folder name variants

FlashUtil32_32_0_0_171_Plugin.exe may also be located in other folders than C:\Windows\SysWOW64\Macromed\Flash\. The most common variants are listed below:

Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD5b01e4f198d85c413f0d7084f9c17e56c
SHA256f712f679ea1873d023013301dfd292e465c3564be00e75980a0051d7f6a1b90a

Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to flashutil32_32_0_0_171_plugin.exe:

flashutil32_32_0_0_171_plugin.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

flashutil32_32_0_0_171_plugin.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 32.0 r0 has stopped working.

End Program - flashutil32_32_0_0_171_plugin.exe. This program is not responding.

flashutil32_32_0_0_171_plugin.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

flashutil32_32_0_0_171_plugin.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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