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Microsoft DirectPlay8 Winsock Provider

dpnwsock.dll. What is it?

The dpnwsock.dll is a Microsoft DirectPlay8 Winsock Provider.

This file is part of Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. Dpnwsock.dll is developed by Microsoft Corporation. It’s a system and hidden file. Dpnwsock.dll is usually located in the %SYSTEM% folder and its usual size is 61,952 bytes.


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


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 DirectPlay8 Winsock ProviderPart Of: Microsoft® Windows® Operating SystemCommon path(s): %SYSTEM%
subfolder in %SYSTEM%
Keywords(s): systemFilesize(s): 61,952 bytes

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