What is DockShellHook.dll? Is DockShellHook.dll spyware or a virus?

How to fix DockShellHook.dll related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your DockShellHook process
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3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware

Process name: ObjectDock or ObjectDock Free or ObjectDock Plus or Shell module

Product: ObjectDock or ObjectDock Plus or ObjectDock Free or Stardock Software or Pack Vista Inspirat or Accelerate

Support: Help link   Update link   Uninstall tool  

Company: Stardock (stardock.com)

File: DockShellHook.dll

This dynamic link library is a component of ObjectDock, a program that lets users organize and control Windows desktop elements such as running tasks and shortcut icons, as well as providing themes and background images. This process appears to allow ObjectDock to be integrated smoothly into Windows Explorer and other graphical user interface elements of Windows.www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/dockshellhook.dll.html 

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Users Opinions

Average user rating of DockShellHook.dll: based on 28 votes. Read also the 17 reviews.

  • 1778 users ask for this file. 21 users rated it as not dangerous. 2 users rated it as not so dangerous. 3 users rated it as neutral. One user rated it as little bit dangerous. One user rated it as dangerous. One user didn't rate it ("don't know").

All comments about DockShellHook.dll:
Used by ObjectDock program  See also: Link Candi Bashiri
helps object dock. shouldnt do anythin exiting illicit
This file is a utility to customize win xp
Part of ObjectDock (this link is correct)  See also: Link Pete G.
works with Object Dock for widows xp Mike
Used by Object Dock Skyler
windows customization dll. if you havn't customized your windows, delete it, it can slow down other processes. BlackWolf
Used by ObjectDock  See also: Link CyLat
it is used for vista inspirat as a visual style and theme changer. Should not be stopped unless known to cause a problem
part of a Windows Xp skin. the Vista Inspirat skin.... sakis_the_fraud
Vista´s Theme for windows XP Arouca
used as part object dock kdj
objectdock aesthetic alternative to taskbar. uninstall OD if your comp cant handle the ram reqs. otherwise, completely harmless Sweep
Used by Objectdock  See also: Link Kinetic
Not dangerous, part of stardock objectdock.  See also: Link TechSight7
part of important object desktop plus 2 adamrizm
Part of an app called ObjectDock (by StarDock). A legit app launcher for windows. Not dangerous. Medusa

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