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What is conf.dll?

Conf.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 conf.dll belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.

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Conf.dll file information

The process known as Messenger Service belongs to software LSASS.exe or Messenger by Microsoft (www.microsoft.com).

Description: Conf.dll is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. conf.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 7/XP is 28,672 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/conf.dll.html 
This .dll file is a Browser Helper Object (BHO) that runs automatically every time you start your Internet browser. BHOs are not stopped by personal firewalls, because they are identified by the firewall as your browser itself. BHOs are often used by adware and spyware. IDs used by this BHO are D424FE4E-CAF9-4fdd-BC5F-E6E6B91D53BF. The program has no visible window. Conf.dll is able to monitor Internet browsers. There is no detailed description of this service. Conf.dll is not a Windows core file. conf.dll seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 66% dangerous.

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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as conf.dll. Therefore, you should check the conf.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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