rpshell.dll

RealPlayer by RealNetworks (Signed)

Remove rpshell.dll

Overview

There are 13 versions of rpshell.dll in the wild, the latest version being 17.0.1.181. The average file size is about 59.09 KB. The file is a digitally signed and issued to RealNetworks by Thawte. The programs RealPlayer, RealPlayer Cloud and Storm Codec have been observed as installing specific variations of rpshell.dll.

What is rpshell.dll?

RealPlayer Shell Extensions is part of RealPlayer, by RealNetworks, a cross-platform software product primarily used for the playing of recorded media. The media player is compatible with numerous formats within the multimedia realm, including MP3, MPEG-4, QuickTime, Windows Media, and multiple proprietary versions of RealAudio and RealVideo formats.

DetailsDetails

File name:rpshell.dll
Publisher:RealNetworks, Inc.
Product name:RealPlayer
Description:RealPlayer Shell Extensions
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\ace mega codecs pack\systems\realmedia\rpshell.dll
Original name:rpshellext.dll
Certificate
Issued to:RealNetworks
Authority (CA):Thawte
Expiration date:Thursday, August 15, 2013

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of RealPlayer.)
Applian Technologies Inc.
31% remove
Freecorder 5 bundles a branded version of the Conduit Toolbar, which delivers search based advertising and results. During installation the user is presented in some cases with the option to install t...
Codec Guide
9% remove
Real Alternative is a software bundle that allows users to play RealMedia files without installing RealPlayer. Real Alternative is a software bundle that allows users to play RealMedia files without i...
lain
  66% remove
RealNetworks, Inc.
27% remove
RealPlayer is a cross-platform software product primarily used for the playing of recorded media. The media player is compatible with numerous formats within the multimedia realm, including MP3, MPEG-...
RealNetworks, Inc.
6% remove
RealPlayer Cloud enables you to move, watch and share your videos. When you share videos with friends and family they’ll be able to play them on any device or operating system, without downloading the...
Real-Software Inc.
7% remove
Skype Technologies S.A.
12% remove
To ensure a consistent Skype experience no matter what device you use we have updated the behavior for video messaging access points when a contact is offline and the share (plus button) menu. When a ...

BehaviorsBehaviors

(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of rpshell.dll, select a unique version for details.)
Approved shell extension
Located in the registry at 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Shell Extensions\Approved'
  • 'Shell Extensions for RealOne Player' with CLSID {F0CB00CD-5A07-4D91-97F5-A8C92CDA93E4}

VersionsAll file variations of rpshell.dll

MD5SHA-1File size
451904f559286cc59dc5b8b25fea78a2 efee3110a0a73aafe0a9db4b5ef367782cdb8d68 69.61 KB
4f43b0ffa993c1954feafee2208f01e8 37a2fdd330ade4e6b804fb8249fe06e3ffd23a4b 69.61 KB
54854de2d214c4b713c7d980fd87a275 ff4822d91a61c855211642d1ba0a22524c38545f 69.61 KB
e6fb97489dda58423c54013012820d55 6ab262f03451f431052172859e212c17cd6fc21b 69.61 KB
1efe683c6601479a474b7f5c03baf00e be38622dffb08be71235c83b82e4173e5d26673e 63.14 KB
5c3d78c78abdb5f22ba9db9065504ae1 d87b795ad2175edb11dbeff628681f70baf56e20 63.14 KB
883f51b2160413714818156e9b49814b 14a1955777e2c79dc4238d0f1f21d79c73896be2 61.69 KB
eb73c2a50025f0b863942dc96b1fb31e 483003e309353c82992cd6826d7c80a4227420a6 61.54 KB
d6315dc9fcc6c62fd54e02f0907030e3 65ab0ea05c96d0cf11526c7a7d68864f82ba68f3 48.04 KB
72e5c141b7c1f8f6a896f68e1c92a535 cb2da2a21b79e3373f466762531edd6cd13f1733 48.04 KB
18a19d75c6d5e3a3b899f5f6564fa817 e6c710254a48b30dbf9e7ade59aa1889325bd979 48.04 KB
68718fbfe1513aaeed9bf319d912bb47 fc397c5aedd3181db8f5ca9d1d7029be01ee1887 48.04 KB
f73cb998b4c7f6050d99822d4150a456 43046522436d069101a5c2edbf06933ff0ee5bbd 48.04 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.18%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.83%
Windows 7 Professional 5.45%
Windows 8 Pro 5.45%
Windows Vista Home Premium 5.45%
Windows 8 3.96%
Windows 8.1 1.98%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 1.98%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.49%
Windows 8 Enterprise 0.99%
Windows 7 Starter 0.99%
Windows 8 Single Language 0.99%
Windows Vista Business 0.99%
Windows 8 Enterprise N 0.50%
Windows 8 Enterprise Evaluation 0.50%
Windows Se7en Titan 0.50%
Windows Vista Home Basic 0.50%
Windows 8 Pro N 0.50%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 49.25% of RealPlayer.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 22.31%
Hewlett-Packard 20.72%
Toshiba 10.36%
Acer 9.16%
Lenovo 8.76%
Sony 7.97%
GIGABYTE 4.38%
ASUS 3.98%
Intel 3.19%
Compaq 2.39%
NEC 1.59%
Sahara 1.20%
Samsung 1.20%
American Megatrends 1.20%
MSI 0.80%
Gateway 0.80%
Should I remove It? Clean your PC of unwanted adware, toolbars and bloatware.

Download it for FREE