Portable Media Devices Shell Extension by Microsoft

Remove audiodev.dll
Version:   5.2.5721.5145 (WMP_11.061018-2006)
MD5:   4c48f1b30a82583caee0da02dd7259ee
SHA1:   66ed2b714a947c7fe60c020bb41674d65efcf512
SHA256:   bad65e874ef5ed0b1bc13224ecf1bf58cf4681efc8ab5ed41bd20abbe3f6c12a

What is audiodev.dll?

audiodev.dll is a shell extension for Windows. Windows Explorer can be extended to support non-default functionality by means of Windows Shell Extensions, which are COM objects that plug the extended functionality into Windows Explorer. Shell extensions can be in the form of shell extension handlers, toolbars or even namespace extensions that allow certain folders (or even non-filesystem objects such as the images scanned by a scanner) to be presented as a special folder.


audiodev.dll is loaded as dynamic link library that runs in the context of a process. This is typically installed with the program FL Studio 10 published by Image-Line. .


File name:audiodev.dll
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Portable Media Devices Shell Extension
Description:Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Typical file path:C:\Windows\System32\audiodev.dll
File version:5.2.5721.5145 (WMP_11.061018-2006)
Product version:5.2.5721.5145
Size:270.5 KB (276,992 bytes)
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File packed:No
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Approved shell extensions
Located in the registry at 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Shell Extensions\Approved'
  • 'Portable Media Devices Menu' with CLSID {cc86590a-b60a-48e6-996b-41d25ed39a1e}
  • 'Portable Media Devices' with CLSID {640167b4-59b0-47a6-b335-a6b3c0695aea}

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Microsoft Windows XP 67.44%
Windows XP Home Edition 20.93%
Windows XP Professional 4.65%
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition 4.65%
Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition 2.33%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 52.00% of Portable Media Devices Shell Extension.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 46.67%
Toshiba 40.00%
Hewlett-Packard 6.67%
Sahara 6.67%
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