How to remove an fcbho error
The free file information forum can help you determine if fcbho.dll is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
Fcbho.dll file information
Description: fcbho.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of C:\.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 507,977 bytes (43% of all occurrences), 802,816 bytes and 6 more variants.
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. The unique ID of this BHO is 8B3868B4-EBA8-48FA-A19B-E1DFB99066FA. The program is not visible. Fcbho.dll is able to monitor Internet browser. The file is not a Windows system file. fcbho.dll is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 56% dangerous.
If problems with FlashCapture or Flash Capture come up, you may also want to do the following:
1) uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs
2) ask for help from Support.
Recommended: Identify fcbho.dll related errors
External information from Tony Klein:
- This legitimate BHO (Flashcap.dll, FCBHO.dll) is related to FlashCapture
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as fcbho.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the fcbho.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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