VersionsVersions 83.33% 16.67%
(Note, Microsoft publishes each variation of this file with the same version, but the hashes are unique.)



Windows Media Center Search Protocol Handler by Microsoft

Remove mcsrchPH.dll
This is a Windows system installed file with Windows File Protection (WFP) enabled.


mcsrchph.dll has 2 known versions, the most recent one is The average file size is about 98.25 KB. This is a .NET Common Language Runtime (CLR) assembly.


File name:mcsrchph.dll
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Windows Media Center Search Protocol Handler
Typical file path:C:\Windows\System32\mcsrchph.dll


(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of mcsrchph.dll, select a unique version for details.)
Approved shell extension
Located in the registry at 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Shell Extensions\Approved'
  • 'Windows Search Service Media Center Namespace Extension Handler' with CLSID {98D99750-0B8A-4c59-9151-589053683D73}

VersionsAll file variations of mcsrchph.dll

MD5SHA-1File size
56c0710c9a0a11025a126df0b443626a a2bed1fdb651df97716ac4b624a01b11be11ec73 97.5 KB
2f9481d9331ee71bf9f35e7655ddd217 fcc4954715b559272dd46574edce9b819d2dca97 99 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows Vista Home Premium 83.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 83.33% of Windows Media Center Search Protocol Handler.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Toshiba 44.44%
Sony 44.44%
Hewlett-Packard 11.11%
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