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14.0.6126.5000 54.57%
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14.0.6106.5000 11.99%
14.0.6106.5000 0.40%
14.0.6019.1000 3.62%
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14.0.4761.1000 9.20%
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14.0.4734.1000 14.89%
14.0.4734.1000 0.40%



Microsoft Office 2010 by Microsoft Corporation (Signed)


grooveex.dll has 11 known versions, the most recent one is 14.0.6129.5000. It is installed as an Internet Explorer extension as a Browser Helper Object, often without any obvious user interface, and will start when IE loads. It adds a context menu to the Window's shell named XXX Groove GFS Context Menu Handler XXX. The average file size is about 5.1 MB. It is an authenticode code-signed executable issued to Microsoft Corporation by the certification authority Microsoft Corporation. Some variations of the file have been seen to be installed with the program HijackThis 2.0.2 from Trend Micro Inc..

What is grooveex.dll?

Microsoft Office Groove, is a desktop application designed for document collaboration in teams with members who are regularly off-line or who do not share the same network security clearance.

About grooveex.dll (from Microsoft Corporation)

Spend less time coordinating with each other and more time working on the project at hand. Groove Virtual Office is software that allows your team to work together as if you were all in the same phys


File name:grooveex.dll
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Microsoft Office 2010
Description:Microsoft SharePoint Workspace Extensions
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\microsoft office\office14\grooveex.dll
Issued to:Microsoft Corporation
Authority (CA):Microsoft Corporation
Effective date:Monday, February 21, 2011
Expiration date:Monday, May 21, 2012

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of Microsoft Office 2010.)
Trend Micro Inc.
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HijackThis is an open source enumerating tool for Microsoft Windows originally created by Merijn Bellekom, and later sold to Trend Micro. The program is notable for targeting browser-hijacking methods...


(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of grooveex.dll, select a unique version for details.)
Internet Explorer Browser Helper Object
Located in the registry at 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects'
  • BHO CLSID: {C1ED9DA0-AFD0-4b90-AC6A-D3874F591014}
  • BHO CLSID: {72853161-30C5-4D22-B7F9-0BBC1D38A37E}
Shell execute hooks
  • {B5A7F190-DDA6-4420-B3BA-52453494E6CD}
Context menu handlers
Located in '*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers'
  • Name: 'XXX Groove GFS Context Menu Handler XXX'
Approved shell extensions
Located in the registry at 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Shell Extensions\Approved'
  • 'Groove XML Icon Handler' with CLSID {387E725D-DC16-4D76-B310-2C93ED4752A0}
  • 'Groove Explorer Icon Overlay 1 (GFS Unread Stub)' with CLSID {99FD978C-D287-4F50-827F-B2C658EDA8E7}
  • 'Groove Explorer Icon Overlay 4 (GFS Unread Mark)' with CLSID {2916C86E-86A6-43FE-8112-43ABE6BF8DCC}
  • 'Groove Explorer Icon Overlay 2.5 (GFS Unread Folder)' with CLSID {920E6DB1-9907-4370-B3A0-BAFC03D81399}
  • 'Groove Explorer Icon Overlay 2 (GFS Stub)' with CLSID {AB5C5600-7E6E-4B06-9197-9ECEF74D31CC}
  • 'Groove GFS Stub Icon Handler' with CLSID {A449600E-1DC6-4232-B948-9BD794D62056}
  • 'Groove GFS Stub Execution Hook' with CLSID {B5A7F190-DDA6-4420-B3BA-52453494E6CD}
  • 'Groove Explorer Icon Overlay 3 (GFS Folder)' with CLSID {16F3DD56-1AF5-4347-846D-7C10C4192619}
  • 'Groove GFS Explorer Bar' with CLSID {2A541AE1-5BF6-4665-A8A3-CFA9672E4291}
  • 'Groove GFS Context Menu Handler' with CLSID {6C467336-8281-4E60-8204-430CED96822D}
  • 'Groove GFS Browser Helper' with CLSID {72853161-30C5-4D22-B7F9-0BBC1D38A37E}
  • 'Groove Namespace Extension' with CLSID {3D60EDA7-9AB4-4DA8-864C-D9B5F2E7281D}
Internet Explorer bars
  • CLSID: {2A541AE1-5BF6-4665-A8A3-CFA9672E4291}

VersionsAll file variations of grooveex.dll

MD5SHA-1File size
20ce749e01ed918742eea23b23cf46da 90242446f0d1dd141ee13886923ebca815584c10 3.98 MB
660c8e78b94f483e44b0243a774a4746 e5e4532fb9fc3c35060a48e92cd552d775a71567 3.98 MB
f1d2aba7038e01f7465e36f2057e7c13 3d71affdb8005095463e9bd714afe19a067c5719 6.36 MB
fb8c6a46eaf7585d2ca8583c4c9a8edf f21701c4ef5cf6d44019aaa9af9683026e714db2 4.03 MB
68d8ac3f047d3e105c1674fd4ef08913 6792495742fcdd03a090beeb4ac5c41044875102 6.41 MB
aa5312b5b37f8e8c97615f8357ea65a8 d035e44a70a26f00ca08937d302f476bf7bf0825 4.02 MB
4b365cd371c99ffdb778f4135a79e126 1eeeeada6bf459ccc519d5ff572b06676cfdf039 6.41 MB
94ca6d847d08514a087e8a4c43d65bf9 08df6e2e595c8630ba06a2c7341a10b38320b665 4.03 MB
a71a930e1e61e73da97423bdb95ce2d8 8779f17ce0f68aef21969e39e1d84019bea04118 6.41 MB
86d177f43030f61a8610259a2e8f07fe 9cd514bacf1aec6fbc5b5af5ebaee9290f0d5fc3 4.03 MB
97bb37731f04cebc15c4fd09c8ce5176 9cab4240dde063769d3e8d4d21c781939da4d1de 6.41 MB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Ultimate 32.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.00%
Windows 8 15.00%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 7.75%
Windows 7 Professional 7.25%
Windows Vista Ultimate 4.00%
Windows Vista Home Premium 4.00%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 43.00% of Microsoft Office 2010.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Toshiba 23.68%
Sony 19.00%
Lenovo 18.38%
Hewlett-Packard 10.28%
ASUS 9.35%
Intel 9.35%
Dell 4.98%
Packard Bell 2.49%
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