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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
This is a common DLL to receive Winlogon notifications for your operating system. This also comes with Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 1, Microsoft Windows XP Professional Edition, and Microsoft Windows 2000 Server. This is a required file by your system, and is needed to remain stable. Visit wlnotify.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 wlnotify.dll location, where is it stored on my computer?
This program can be found at the following location: c:\windows\system32\


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

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

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