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Microsoft Desktop Window Manager API

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dwmapi.dll. What is it?

The dwmapi.dll is a Microsoft Desktop Window Manager API.

This file is part of Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. Dwmapi.dll is developed by Microsoft Corporation. It’s a system and hidden file. Dwmapi.dll is usually located in the %SYSTEM% folder and its usual size is 68,096 bytes.


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Security risk: Free spyware & virus scanRegistry Errors: Free scan (run Registry Cleaner)Uninstallation: N/A Uninstall (run Unistall Manager)Disk & Memory Usage: N/A Free scan (run Task Manager)


Author: Microsoft CorporationProcess: Microsoft Desktop Window Manager APIPart Of: Microsoft® Windows® Operating SystemCommon path(s): %SYSTEM%
subfolder in %WINDOWS%
Keywords(s): systemFilesize(s): 68,096 bytes, 39,936 bytes, 67,072 bytes, 92,672 bytes

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