companioncore.dll - Is companioncore.dll trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is companioncore.dll?
Purpose of companioncore.dll:



Process or task name:

Always double check your task spelling if you are concerned about spyware or viruses, as often they use similiar spelling for these windows processes and tasks: companioncore.dll

File type:
Dll program - Files that have a dll extension are called modules/functions or programs loaded into memory.

Purpose of this file:
Companioncore.dll is a program which may have arrived as preinstalled software also. The actual disk location is also listed below, always verify where its located on your hard drive, as this makes sure it is not spyware or adware simply placed elsewhere on your computer, and using the same name in an attempt to fool you. This companioncore.dll program comes from Microsoft. It runs as a browser helper object in Internet Explorer, and it is part of their Windows live package called Companion. This usually appears on Windows Vista or later. This software program is considered safe, and is not virus, adware, or spyware related. Visit companioncore.dll for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the companioncore.dll location, where is it stored on my computer?
This program is located on your hard drive at C:\Program Files\Windows Live\Companion\companioncore.dll


  • Is companioncore.dll spyware?
        No, this windows task is not spyware.

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        No, this windows task is not popup or adware related software.

  • Is companioncore.dll considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove companioncore.dll?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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