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What is PlusIEContextMenu.dll?

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

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PlusIEContextMenu.dll file information

The process known as Nuance PDF Viewer Plus belongs to software Nuance PDF Viewer Plus or Nuance PDF Professional (version 6) or Nuance PDF Converter Professional (version 8) by Zeon (www.pdfwizard.com).

Description: PlusIEContextMenu.dll is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. PlusIEContextMenu.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 249,856 bytes (92% of all occurrences), 245,016 bytes, 243,872 bytes, 253,952 bytes or 255,256 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/plusiecontextmenu.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 551A852F-39A6-44A7-9C13-AFBEC9185A9D. The program has no visible window. The file is able to monitor Internet browsers. The service has no detailed description. It is not a Windows core file. The process can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. PlusIEContextMenu.dll is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 55% dangerous.
You could also do the following:

  • go to the support area of the Nuance website
  • find out if there is a newer version available
  • completely remove Nuance PDF Viewer Plus or Nuance PDF Professional 6 (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs)

Recommended: Identify PlusIEContextMenu.dll related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as PlusIEContextMenu.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the PlusIEContextMenu.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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