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What is bcryptprimitives.dll?

Bcryptprimitives.dll is a Windows DLL file. DLL is the abbreviation for Dynamic Link Library. DLL files are needed by programs or web browser extensions, because they contain program code, data, and resources. The following information can help you determine if bcryptprimitives.dll belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.

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Bcryptprimitives.dll file information

The process known as Windows Cryptographic Primitives Library belongs to software Microsoft Windows Operating System by Microsoft (www.microsoft.com).

Description: Bcryptprimitives.dll is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. bcryptprimitives.dll is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows or sometimes in the folder C:\Windows\System32. The file size on Windows 7/XP is 249,680 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/bcryptprimitives.dll.html 
A .dll file (Dynamic Link Library) is a special type of Windows program containing functions that other programs can call. This .dll file can be injected to all running processes and can change or manipulate their behavior. It is a trustworthy file from Microsoft. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program has no visible window. The file is digitally signed. There is no detailed description of this service. The file is not a Windows core file. bcryptprimitives.dll seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 36% dangerous.
If you still experience problems with bcryptprimitives.dll, you might want to uninstall Microsoft Windows software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista) or go to the support area of the Microsoft website.

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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as bcryptprimitives.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the bcryptprimitives.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.


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