What is WLIDNSP.DLL?

WLIDNSP.DLL is part of Microsoft® CoReXT and developed by Microsoft Corp. according to the WLIDNSP.DLL version information.

WLIDNSP.DLL's description is "Microsoft® Windows Live ID Namespace Provider"

WLIDNSP.DLL is digitally signed by Microsoft Corporation.

WLIDNSP.DLL is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Windows Live\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about WLIDNSP.DLL.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on WLIDNSP.DLL:

PropertyValue
Product nameMicrosoft® CoReXT
Company nameMicrosoft Corp.
File descriptionMicrosoft® Windows Live ID Namespace Provider
Internal nameWlidNSP.dll
Original filenameWlidNSP.dll
Legal copyrightCopyright © 1995-2010 Microsoft Corp.
Legal trademarkMicrosoft® is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation.
Private buildBuilt by ppbuild on RR1BLDVM1017.
Product version7.250.4311.0
File version7.250.4311.0

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

Product nameMicrosoft® CoReXT
Company nameMicrosoft Corp.
File descriptionMicrosoft® Windows Live ID Namespac..
Internal nameWlidNSP.dll
Original filenameWlidNSP.dll
Legal copyrightCopyright © 1995-2010 Microsoft Corp.
Legal trademarkMicrosoft® is a registered trademar..
Private buildBuilt by ppbuild on RR1BLDVM1017.
Product version7.250.4311.0
File version7.250.4311.0

Digital signatures [?]

WLIDNSP.DLL has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameMicrosoft Corporation
Certificate issuer nameMicrosoft Code Signing PCA
Certificate serial number6119cc93000100000066

VirusTotal report

None of the 49 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the WLIDNSP.DLL file.

None of the 49 anti-virus programs detected the WLIDNSP.DLL file.

Filename variants

WLIDNSP.DLL may also use other filenames. The most common variants are listed below:

Folder name variants

WLIDNSP.DLL may also be located in other folders than C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Windows Live\. The most common variants are listed below:

Other files also named WLIDNSP.DLL

WLIDNSP.DLL (348 votes)

Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD54355cf8bd07b0e48c111fc3d2f36d313
SHA256b3c5837c29a71e82ca4c7a887fe219c26a5caa1230ad7e5853c4b3035c7cc94d

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What did other users do?

The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with WLIDNSP.DLL. 12% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 196 users.

User vote results: There were 23 votes to remove and 173 votes to keep

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Comments

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.

I'm reading all new comments so don't hesitate to post a question about the file. If I don't have the answer perhaps another user can help you.

Francisco writes

1 thumb

this window file just appeared to day, it repeat it self, windows and Microsoft files are the ones giving me problems, seams I use google as default browser,

# 31 Aug 2012, 20:22

Roger Karlsson writes

0 thumbs

What kind of problems related to WLIDNSP.DLL does you computer run into? Is there some error message that pops up?

# 2 Sep 2012, 1:08

Magnar Ykle writes

0 thumbs

Seems like this DLL is legit - according to info found here and elsewhere..

What is a little suspicious though, is that I am unable to check box for deleting this file... There simply is no delete "box" available to check.

How come?

# 11 Jan 2016, 8:35

dew writes

0 thumbs

NONE

# 4 Jan 2020, 7:06

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