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Windows Shell library

Windows errors related to shell.dll?

shell.dll. What is it?

The shell.dll is a Windows Shell library.

This file is part of Microsoft® Windows(TM) Operating System. Shell.dll is developed by Microsoft Corporation. It’s a system and hidden file. Shell.dll is usually located in the %SYSTEM% sub-folder and its usual size is 5,120 bytes.


The shell.dll process is safe and disabling it can be dangerous, because programs on your computer need it to work correctly.

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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: Windows Shell libraryPart Of: Microsoft® Windows(TM) Operating SystemCommon path(s): subfolder in %SYSTEM%
subfolder in %WINDOWS%
Keywords(s): systemFilesize(s): 5,120 bytes

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