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What is FlashPlayer.dll?

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

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FlashPlayer.dll file information

The process known as FlashPlayer.dll appears to belong to software Flash2X Flash Player or Flash2X Flash Player version by unknown.

Description: FlashPlayer.dll is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file FlashPlayer.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 7/XP is 482,304 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/flashplayer.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 C90DBB52-46E0-4E65-92BC-799ADEE54C86. There is no information about the author of the file. The program is not visible. The file is able to monitor Internet browsers. The service has no detailed description. The FlashPlayer.dll file is not a Windows core file. FlashPlayer.dll is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 82% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
It is possible to do the following:

  • visit the vendor’s support site
  • update the program to the latest version
  • completely remove Flash2X Flash Player or Flash2X Flash Player version (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs)

Recommended: Identify FlashPlayer.dll related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as FlashPlayer.dll. Therefore, you should check the FlashPlayer.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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Summary: Average user rating of FlashPlayer.dll: based on 2 votes with 1 user comment.
One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user suspects danger.

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