What is the "mshtml.dll" ?

Our database contains 7930 different files for filename mshtml.dll . You can also check most distributed file variants with name mshtml.dll. This files most often belongs to product Windows® Internet Explorer. and were most often developed by company Microsoft Corporation. This files most often have description Microsoft (R) HTML Viewer. Agregate rating is 5(5) stars - based on 32 reviews.This file is Dynamic-link Library. This library can be loaded and executed in any running process.

This dynamic linking library is the core part of the Internet Explorer application - it carries methods and functions necessary for the CSS processing, check more info on http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa741312(v=vs.85).aspx:

"Mshtml.dll is at the heart of Internet Explorer and takes care of its HTML and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) parsing and rendering functionality. Mshtml.dll is sometimes referred to by its code name, "Trident". Mshtml.dll exposes interfaces that enable you to host it as an active document. Other applications such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Visio, and many non-Microsoft applications also expose active document interfaces so they can be hosted by shdocvw.dll."

mshtml.dll Library

File details of most used file with name "mshtml.dll"

Product:
Windows® Internet Explorer
Company:
Microsoft Corporation
Description:
Microsoft (R) HTML Viewer
Version:
8.0.7601.17514
MD5:
c50799f0d47dfb9774f721521b6c41d5
SHA1:
38f12e5a8c590afe1b9509efaa1555f2dbcab4e3
SHA256:
cf01745a461c6f69c1ae57940fc32bc8956674d78fce7cf19c7c7b7460df720f
Size:
5977600
Directory:
C:\Windows\System32
Operating System:
Windows 7
Occurence:
High oc2

Is the library "mshtml.dll" Safe or Threat ?

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100% of reviewed files are marked as Safe .
3% of reviewed files are marked as System file.
Latest new variant of the file with name "mshtml.dll" was discovered 3154 days ago. Our database contains 1256 variants of the file "mshtml.dll" with final rating Safe and zero variants with final rating Threat . Final ratings are based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.

User Reviews of the "mshtml.dll"

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Reviews for all files with name "mshtml.dll"

  • SAFErating from user 2472567@mail.ru for file C:\Windows\System32\mshtml.dll

  • SAFErating from user MikeOne for file C:\Windows\SysWOW64\mshtml.dll (Variant: 24642507)

    This dynamic linking library is the core part of the Internet Explorer application - it carries methods and functions necessary for the CSS processing, check more info on http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa741312(v=vs.85).aspx:
    "Mshtml.dll is at the heart of Internet Explorer and takes care of its HTML and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) parsing and rendering functionality. Mshtml.dll is sometimes referred to by its code name, "Trident". Mshtml.dll exposes interfaces that enable you to host it as an active document. Other applications such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Visio, and many non-Microsoft applications also expose active document interfaces so they can be hosted by shdocvw.dll."

  • SAFErating from user Mikel for file C:\Windows\SysWOW64\mshtml.dll

  • SAFErating from user Han Chen for file %SystemDiskRoot%\Windows\SysWOW64\mshtml.dll (Variant: 3948217)

    Part of the (terrible) browser Internet Explorer. The file itself is safe, though I would recommend downloading a better browser such as Mozilla Firefox (http://getFirefox.com ).

  • SAFErating from user fgd for file C:\Windows\System32\MSHTML.dll

  • SAFErating from user hggh for file C:\Windows\SysWOW64\mshtml.dll

  • SAFErating from user lolo for file C:\Windows\System32\MSHTML.dll

  • SAFErating from user Don't PlaY for file C:\Windows\SysWOW64\mshtml.dll