4.0.31106.0 (Main.031106-0000) 36.04%
4.0.31106.0 (Main.031106-0000) 0.09%
4.0.31106.0 (Main.031106-0000) 47.97%
4.0.31106.0 (Main.031106-0000) 0.09%
4.0.31106.0 (Main.031106-0000) 0.09%
2.0.50727.42 (RTM.050727-4200) 0.09%
2.0.50727.3053 (netfxsp.050727-3000) 8.56%
2.0.50727.3053 (netfxsp.050727-3000) 0.09%
2.0.50727.3053 (netfxsp.050727-3000) 4.75%
2.0.50727.1433 (REDBITS.050727-1400) 2.16%
2.0.50727.1426 (REDBITS.050727-1400) 0.09%



Microsoft .NET Framework by Microsoft Corporation (Signed)

Remove dfshim.dll


There are 11 versions of dfshim.dll in the wild, the latest version being 4.0.31106.0 (Main.031106-0000). The average file size is about 628.73 KB. The file is a digitally signed and issued to Microsoft Corporation by Microsoft Corporation.

What is dfshim.dll?

Application Deployment Support Library is part of the .Net Frameworks ClickOnce deployment and installation methods for applications. The deployment and update activities can be controlled through the use of a pair of XML manifest files that describe the components of the system and the deployment activities that should occur.

About dfshim.dll (from Microsoft Corporation)

ClickOnce exists to simplify client deployment, but what does that mean? What problems is ClickOnce going to enable us to avoid? Client deployment is hard because it happens on each of many clients, p


File name:dfshim.dll
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Microsoft® .NET Framework
Description:Application Deployment Support Library
Typical file path:C:\Windows\System32\dfshim.dll
Issued to:Microsoft Corporation
Authority (CA):Microsoft Corporation
Effective date:Wednesday, August 22, 2007
Expiration date:Sunday, February 22, 2009


(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of dfshim.dll, select a unique version for details.)
Approved shell extensions
Located in the registry at 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Shell Extensions\Approved'
  • 'ShellLink for Application References' with CLSID {e82a2d71-5b2f-43a0-97b8-81be15854de8}
  • 'Shell Icon Handler for Application References' with CLSID {E37E2028-CE1A-4f42-AF05-6CEABC4E5D75}

VersionsAll file variations of dfshim.dll

MD5SHA-1File size
41e107e57dd21b2a119709f0bb8ce576 810bc9c80c7cce29a343a88cacaae8a6e2bb53c2 1.08 MB
518318a103c888001054efa1236e5033 0bbc9cfcb230c4df06333844ef07a6f99c4b2189 1.08 MB
fa4b5940b31853ade67a73026884c8c9 a329fce2b14118fb32bee1875ca7f5897aede155 1.08 MB
d13689c0d30f863dfcecd3f8543f5534 f8eb6466cb3d9505c974dcafcbe0b7c3b576e3c5 1.12 MB
767ee8126468d91c5119f25714d78daf 0d6e24d35757e74b0691c04024afb6cc938285e8 1.85 MB
b3511383c8be3a8c5b88a78971fc1141 542119481b53520c94f9b990d6f491966ac9ba63 81.5 KB
b6c9a03e1ba3e74e33633369b35ae526 28698753d2e94d9f29dd44faa0979892a966e4d8 94.49 KB
2da3a59808803dfce5544b2beda6b30b 03b8d61285a17159b5cf0fd0db06747fbe4dfe71 109.49 KB
09293cf7deee15b8e25bfe47ab658662 63fe81aaca6389c51f7cb778dcc6a3832b787b28 94.49 KB
94d8cf9c6284914e38f66023f1496fbb 735b34cbbadd363f3a70800906dc1a7fc7b4968b 94.49 KB
6a4eb8c2f11cc85c36cc273b29594c91 716c9c49ab50e9635e602a58f9e87a2c133a3fb4 85.5 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Microsoft Windows XP 90.75%
Windows XP Professional 3.25%
Windows XP Home Edition 2.25%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.50%
Windows Vista Business 0.50%
Windows Vista Home Premium 0.50%
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition 0.50%
Windows 7 Professional 0.25%
Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition 0.25%
Windows Server 2008 Standard 0.25%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 39.94% of Microsoft® .NET Framework.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 35.61%
Intel 11.87%
American Megatrends 7.72%
Toshiba 7.12%
Compaq 7.12%
Hewlett-Packard 6.53%
ASUS 5.93%
Sahara 4.15%
Gateway 3.56%
Acer 1.78%
Lenovo 1.19%
Sony 1.19%
MSI 1.19%
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