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VersionsAdditional versions 0.21% 16.77% 16.56% 14.01% 49.89% 1.70% 0.64% 0.21%


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RegOpenKeyA, RegQueryValueExA, RegCloseKey, RegQueryValueExW, RegOpenKeyExW
GetCurrentProcessId, ResetEvent, SetEvent, DisconnectNamedPipe, FlushFileBuffers, WaitForMultipleObjects, ReadFile, ResumeThread, CreateThread, GetOverlappedResult, WaitForMultipleObjectsEx, ConnectNamedPipe, CreateNamedPipeA, WaitNamedPipeA, SetLastError, CreateFileA, CreateEventA, CreateMutexA, OpenMutexA, OutputDebugStringA, GetTempPathA, LeaveCriticalSection, EnterCriticalSection, DeleteCriticalSection, InitializeCriticalSectionAndSpinCount, GetModuleFileNameA, GetEnvironmentVariableA, WaitForSingleObject, IsProcessorFeaturePresent, CreateFileMappingA, MapViewOfFile, UnmapViewOfFile, CloseHandle, WriteFile, CreateProcessA, EncodePointer, DecodePointer, lstrlenA, MultiByteToWideChar, GetModuleHandleA, LoadLibraryW, GetProcAddress, FreeLibrary, lstrlenW, WideCharToMultiByte, FindResourceExW, FindResourceW, LoadResource, LockResource, SizeofResource, GetLastError, LocalFree, RaiseException, GetProcessHeap, HeapSize, HeapReAlloc, HeapFree, HeapAlloc, HeapDestroy, GetSystemTimeAsFileTime, GetCurrentThreadId, GetTickCount, QueryPerformanceCounter, IsDebuggerPresent, SetUnhandledExceptionFilter, UnhandledExceptionFilter, GetCurrentProcess, TerminateProcess, InterlockedCompareExchange, Sleep, InterlockedExchange
SHCreateDirectoryExW, SHGetFolderPathW
SetParent, CreateWindowExW, RegisterClassExW, SetWindowLongA, GetWindowLongA, DefWindowProcA, FindWindowW, SendMessageTimeoutA, DestroyWindow, UnregisterClassW, SetWindowsHookExA, UnhookWindowsHookEx, GetSystemMetrics
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RealNetworks(tm) RealDownloader Chrome Background Extension Plug-In (32-bit) by RealNetworks

Remove nprndlchromebrowserrecordext.dll
MD5:   fef9ececfa177aec0f7564a08394d2c8
SHA1:   40ac0fb936c73add965c685c5cc71ff33ce08d2f

About nprndlchromebrowserrecordext.dll (from RealNetworks)

Real brings you RealPlayer, the only solution you’ll need for managing all your music and videos. It’s the best free media player around for enjoying all types of entertainment! You can also transfer


nprndlchromebrowserrecordext.dll is loaded as dynamic link library that runs in the context of the Google Chrome web browser. This is typically installed with the program RealDownloader published by RealNetworks, Inc..


File name:nprndlchromebrowserrecordext.dll
Publisher:RealNetworks, Inc.
Product name:RealNetworks(tm) RealDownloader Chrome Background Extension Plug-In (32-bit)
Description:RealNetworks(tm) RealDownloader Chrome Background Extension Plug-In
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\realnetworks\realdownloader\browserplugins\mozillaplugins\nprndlchromebrowserrecordext.dll
Original name:nprpchromebrowserrecordext.dll
File version:
Size:145 KB (148,480 bytes)
Digital DNA
PE subsystem:Windows GUI
File packed:No
Code language:Microsoft Visual C++ 10.0
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The following program will install this file
RealNetworks, Inc.
27% remove
RealDownloader is a freemium download manager by RealNetworks that downloads embedded Internet videos in multiple formats including MOV and FLV from sites such as Youtube. This software utility lets users share downloaded videos on social networks and transfer them to their mobile devices. The freeware version includes automatic embedded video detection and integration with web browsers such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozil...


Google Chrome plugins
Stored per user in the directory 'Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Preferences'
  • Name: 'nprndlchromebrowserrecordext.dll'
Mozilla plugins

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.50%
Windows 7 Professional 5.50%
Windows 8 Pro 5.00%
Windows 8 4.50%
Windows Vista Home Premium 4.50%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.00%
Windows 8.1 2.50%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 2.50%
Windows 8 Single Language 2.00%
Windows 8 Enterprise 1.00%
Windows Vista Business 1.00%
Windows 8 Enterprise N 0.50%
Windows 8 Enterprise Evaluation 0.50%
Windows 7 Starter 0.50%
Windows Se7en Titan 0.50%
Windows Vista Home Basic 0.50%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 40.20% of RealNetworks(tm) RealDownloader Chrome Background Extension Plug-In (32-bit) .

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 24.09%
Hewlett-Packard 17.52%
Toshiba 16.79%
Lenovo 8.76%
Acer 7.30%
Sony 6.57%
ASUS 3.65%
Intel 2.19%
Compaq 2.19%
NEC 1.46%
MSI 1.46%
American Megatrends 1.09%
Sahara 1.09%
Samsung 1.09%
Gateway 0.73%
Packard Bell 0.36%
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