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Hotplug.dll

Safely Remove Hardware applet

 
     
  Description  
     
 
icon   Safely Remove Hardware applet

Hotplug.dll is a 32/64-bit Dynamic Linked Library of code components which does not directly have a GUI.
 
     
   
  Common Facts From Tracked Files  
     
 
key facts  
File description
  Safely Remove Hardware applet
 
File Version
  5.1.2600.0  to  6.3.9600.16384
 
Application
  Microsoft Windows Operating System
 
App version
  5.1.2600.0  to  6.3.9600.16384
 
Type
  32, 64 bits
 
Vendor
  Microsoft Corporation
 
Copyright
  (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
 
   
  Variants and Default Locations  
     
 
varients  
  C:\Windows\System32

This directory holds the core operating system files and libraries.

 
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Windows Version; Bits
File Size
Modified Date
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xp
  XP R, SP1; 32
Core without updates
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xp
  XP SP2; 32
Core without updates
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xp
  XP SP3; 32
Core without updates
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xp
  Vista R, SP1, 2; 32
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  Vista SP2; 64
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  7 RTM; 32
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  7 RTM; 64
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  8 RTM; 64
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  8.1 RTM; 64
Core without updates
details  

 
  C:\Windows\WinSxS\...

The WinSxS directory holds Windows Side-by-Side DLLs. WinSxS allows multiple versions of the same DLL (code libraries) to exist on the same system. This ensures that every application will get the DLL version they were tested and designed for. The result is improved application and system stability. See details for full directory location.

 
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Windows Version; Bits
File Size
Modified Date
Captured from
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right
 
xp
  Vista SP2; 64
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  Vista SP2; 64
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  7 RTM; 64
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  8 RTM; 64
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  8.1 RTM; 64
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  Vista R, SP1, 2; 32
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  Vista SP2; 32
Core without updates
details  
 
xp
  7 RTM; 32
Core without updates
details  


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  Security  
     
 
security  

There are no known security risks in using Hotplug.dll assuming it has not been modified or replaced by virus or malware and it resides in the default directory. This file is installed as part of the Windows operating system.

 
     
  Requires  
     
 
required   The following files are required when running this program. These may call other files, and there can be additional required files not in this list.

           
  import Advapi32.dll   import Oleaut32.dll*
  import Comctl32.dll   import Setupapi.dll
  import Gdi32.dll*   import Shell32.dll
  import Kernel32.dll   import Shlwapi.dll
  import Msvcrt.dll*   import User32.dll
  import Ntdll.dll*  
 
* indicates a file that is not required in all versions. Click on filename for details.
 
   
  Additional Analysis  
     
 
notes  
  • The newest version of Hotplug.dll requires a C++ library, and was likely written in Micorsoft Visual C++. It was likely built using Visual Studio 2012.
  • Hotplug.dll is a PE style file.
  • This program does not appear to be internally referenced by any other file.
 
   
  Vendor Summary  
     
 
Vendor
  Microsoft Corporation

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