Microsoft Visual C++ by Microsoft

Remove atl.dll
Version:   3.05.2284
MD5:   a17a2e0e7fc1f3c236d6d9b469538005
SHA1:   d7c11ba25ae25ac122f5865a34ef1564d3c98ecc
SHA256:   52ac728a28fff730b491d74619dac1f3e5617ee2acb84bd442996685bd3e8823
This is a Windows system installed file with Windows File Protection (WFP) enabled.

What is atl.dll?

ATL Module for Windows XP (Unicode). The Active Template Library (ATL) is a set of template-based C++ classes developed by Microsoft, intended to simplify the programming of Component Object Model (COM) objects. The COM support in Microsoft Visual C++ allows developers to create a variety of COM objects, OLE Automation servers, and ActiveX controls.


atl.dll is loaded as dynamic link library that runs in the context of a process. It is installed with a couple of know programs including XFINITY Computer Performance Tool published by xfinity, AOL Computer Checkup from AOL Inc. and AOL Computer Checkup by AOL Inc..


File name:atl.dll
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Microsoft (R) Visual C++
Description:ATL Module for Windows XP (Unicode)
Typical file path:C:\Windows\System32\atl.dll
Original name:ATL.DLL.MUI
File version:3.05.2284
Product version:6.05.2284
Size:57.5 KB (58,880 bytes)
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File packed:No
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The following programs will install this file
AOL Inc.
26% remove
When you delete applications and files from your computer, all kinds of junk gets left behind. Worse yet, hidden traces from your Internet browsing history can expose sensitive data and compromise privacy. A regular system check up can keep your computer faster and safer. AOL Computer Checkup is an effortless and automatic way to keep your computer optimized and helps you protect and secure your data. Our software runs a regular PC che...
Samsung Electronics CO., LTD.
8% remove
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  52% remove
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ActiveX installs
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Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows Vista Home Premium 29.91%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.23%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.21%
Windows 7 Professional 3.74%
Windows Vista Ultimate 3.74%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 2.80%
Windows 8 Pro 2.80%
Windows Vista Business 2.80%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.87%
Windows 7 Enterprise 1.87%
Windows 7 Starter 0.93%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 59.43% of Microsoft (R) Visual C++.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Hewlett-Packard 29.51%
Dell 19.67%
Acer 11.48%
Sony 9.84%
ASUS 6.56%
Gateway 6.56%
American Megatrends 3.28%
Toshiba 3.28%
Lenovo 3.28%
Sahara 1.64%
Samsung 1.64%
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