Portable Devices Shell Extension by Microsoft

Remove wpdshext.dll
Version:   6.0.6002.18112 (vistasp2_gdr_win7ip_wpd(wmbla).090930-1749)
MD5:   6b9c62c13caf65138bc796da9998d11a
SHA1:   820b0af34a9c9fc1ea13ebad2168198c5a6ae059
SHA256:   182587d0913b8651e9469da196bbe66a2af1d96541c085015d504e5b5fc13fd3
This is a Windows system installed file with Windows File Protection (WFP) enabled.


wpdshext.dll is loaded as dynamic link library that runs in the context of a process. This version is designed to run on Windows 7.


File name:wpdshext.dll
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Portable Devices Shell Extension
Description:Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Typical file path:C:\Windows\System32\wpdshext.dll
Original name:wpdshext.dll.mui
File version:6.0.6002.18112 (vistasp2_gdr_win7ip_wpd(wmbla).090930-1749)
Product version:6.0.6002.18112
Size:2.6 MB (2,727,936 bytes)
Digital DNA
File packed:No
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Approved shell extensions
Located in the registry at 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Shell Extensions\Approved'
  • 'Portable Devices' with CLSID {35786D3C-B075-49b9-88DD-029876E11C01}
  • 'Portable Devices Menu' with CLSID {D6791A63-E7E2-4fee-BF52-5DED8E86E9B8}

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Microsoft Windows XP 58.00%
Windows Vista Home Premium 26.50%
Windows Vista Home Basic 5.00%
Windows Vista Ultimate 3.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 2.00%
Windows Vista Business 2.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.00%
Windows 7 Professional 1.00%
Windows 8.1 0.50%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 46.19% of Portable Devices Shell Extension.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 33.82%
Hewlett-Packard 13.60%
Toshiba 11.03%
ASUS 8.82%
Compaq 7.35%
Intel 5.88%
American Megatrends 5.15%
Acer 2.94%
Lenovo 2.94%
Sahara 2.21%
Sony 1.47%
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