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Windows 7: Windows 7 x86 (Question about Rundll32 Command Line)

25 Dec 2011   #1

Windows 7 x86
Windows 7 x86 (Question about Rundll32 Command Line)


Today when I started my PC, as usual I always check Task Manager (processes).

I saw a Rundll32.exe whitch is regular Windows process file (c:/windows/system32), then I checked Command Line of process and it says this:

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C:\Windows\System32\rundll32.exe shell32.dll,SHCreateLocalServerRunDll {995C996E-D918-4a8c-A302-45719A6F4EA7} -Embedding
So, I really don't know what is this, and why is running? I almost every day scanning with Avira and Malwarebytes and everything is clean. Also my system is about ~25 days old.


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25 Dec 2011   #2

Win7 Home Premium x64 W10Pro&Home

Welcome to the forums arcturus. If your computer is only one month old, there is no need for you to scan and clean each day. Let it do its thing and scan and clean about every 2-3 weeks. Prefetch is trying to learn how you use your computer according to the programs and settings you have selected, constantly changing and cleaning and scanning is setting you up for a paranoid/OCD coexistence with your machine...chill...
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25 Dec 2011   #3

Windows 7 x86

Hi, DMHolt57
Thanks for your time and quick response. :)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DMHolt57 View Post
Prefetch is trying to learn how you use your computer according to the programs and settings you have selected
If I understand you well this answer refers to rundll32 command line that I posted?
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