What is Msctf.dll?
Msctf.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. You can fix your Msctf.dll problem by downloading the correct Msctf.dll file. The following information can help you determine if Msctf.dll belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.
Msctf.dll file information
Description: Msctf.dll is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file Msctf.dll is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32 or sometimes in a subfolder of C:\Windows.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 294,400 bytes (30% of all occurrences), 297,472 bytes and 6 more variants.
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. The program is not visible. There is no detailed description of this service. It is not a Windows core file. Msctf.dll is a trustworthy file from Microsoft. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. Msctf.dll is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 47% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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Important: Some malware disguises itself as Msctf.dll, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the Msctf.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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