What is wlsoxe.dll?

wlsoxe.dll is part of Windows Live Social Object Extractor Engine and developed by Microsoft Corporation according to the wlsoxe.dll version information.

wlsoxe.dll's description is "Windows Live Social Object Extractor Engine"

wlsoxe.dll is digitally signed by Microsoft Corporation.

wlsoxe.dll is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\SOXE\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected wlsoxe.dll.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on wlsoxe.dll:

Product nameWindows Live Social Object Extractor Engine
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionWindows Live Social Object Extractor Engine
Internal namewlsoxe.dll
Original filenamewlsoxe.dll
Legal copyright© Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Product version15.4.3538.0513
File version15.4.3538.0513

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

Product nameWindows Live Social Object Extractor..
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionWindows Live Social Object Extractor..
Internal namewlsoxe.dll
Original filenamewlsoxe.dll
Legal copyright© Microsoft Corporation. All rights..
Product version15.4.3538.0513
File version15.4.3538.0513

Digital signatures [?]

wlsoxe.dll has a valid digital signature.

Signer nameMicrosoft Corporation
Certificate issuer nameMicrosoft Code Signing PCA
Certificate serial number6101b29b000000000015

VirusTotal report

1 of the 46 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the wlsoxe.dll file. That's a 2% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
Jiangmin Win32/Virut.bn
1 of the 46 anti-virus programs detected the wlsoxe.dll file.

Folder name variants

wlsoxe.dll may also be located in other folders than C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\SOXE\. The most common variants are listed below:

Hashes [?]


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User vote results: There were 5 votes to remove and 2 votes to keep

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