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File Details


Windows NT BASE API Client DLL

file   Kernel32 is part of the core WIN32 Application Programming Interface. It is responsible for the file system, processes, threads, and error handling.

Kernel32.dll is a 32-bit Dynamic Linked Library for an Application Programming Interface which does not directly have a GUI.
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  Key Facts from within File  
key facts   These are the direct values are extracted from the file. These are defined by the original developer. Some items may be unspecified, mistyped or out of date.
File description
  Windows NT BASE API Client DLL
File Version
  5.1.2600.1106 (xpsp1.020828-1920)
  Microsoft Windows Operating System
App version
  Microsoft Corporation
  (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
  File System and OS Information  
File system  

This directory holds the core operating system files and libraries.

Date Modified
  29-Aug-2002 3:41 am
Date Created
  23-Aug-2001 5:00 am
  909 KB  (930,304 Bytes)
Captured from
  Core without updates
OS at capture
  Windows XP (SP1), Build 2600, 32-bit edition
  Security Validation  
security   The two security hashes for Kernel32.dll were created from the original file. The security hash is created by scanning all bytes within the file. Identical files should have the same hashes. SHA1 is considered the more secure than the older MD5 hash.
required   The following file is required when running this program. These may call other files, and there can be additional required files not in this list.

  import Ntdll.dll  
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  Additional Analysis  
  • Kernel32.dll is a PE style file.
  • Our analysis shows that more than 1000 different files internally use Kernel32.dll.
  Internal Resource Counts  
notes   Resources are read-only content stored within the file. It is mostly used to hold graphics, strings, menus and dialog templates, although other types are occasionally used. See our section on Resources Help for more details.

  Strings and Messages102   Icons (Single)0  
  Dialog Templates0   Icons (Grouped)0  
  Menus0   Icons (Animated)0  
  HTML Documents0   Cursors (Single)0  
  Accelerators0   Cursors (Grouped)0  
  Manifests0   Cursors (Animated)0  
  Fonts0   Bitmaps0  
  Text Inside File  
notes   View the text string resources. Some filtering was done to remove non-standard characters and to limit the length strings. Strings embedded in code are not shown.
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