IePlugin control by Thinknice Co. Limited (Signed)

Remove pluginservice.exe


pluginservice.exe has 2 known versions, the most recent one is It is started as a Windows Service called 'IePlugin Service' with the name 'IePluginService'. In addition, it is run under the context of the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges (the administrator accounts have the same privileges). The average file size is about 688.11 KB. It is an authenticode code-signed executable issued to Thinknice Co. Limited by the certification authority GlobalSign nv-sa. During the process's lifecycle, the typical CPU resource utilization is about 0.0005% including both foreground and background operations, the average private memory consumption is about 4.38 MB with the maximum memory reaching around 9.47 MB. Addionally, typically read and write I/O disk operations is about 109.85 KB per minute for reads and 0 Bytes per minute for writes.


File name:pluginservice.exe
Publisher:Cherished Technololgy LIMITED
Product name:IePlugin control
Description:IePlugin Service
Typical file path:C:\ProgramData\iepluginservices\pluginservice.exe
Original name:IePluginService.exe
Issued to:Thinknice Co. Limited
Authority (CA):GlobalSign nv-sa
Effective date:Monday, November 25, 2013
Expiration date:Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Windows Service
Service name:IePluginService
Display name:IePlugin Service
Description:“IePlugin service”

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of IePlugin control.)
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(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of pluginservice.exe, select a unique version for details.)
Runs under 'SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services' by the Service Controller (services.exe)
  • 'IePluginService' (IePlugin Service)
  • 'IePluginServices' (IePlugin Services)

VersionsAll file variations of pluginservice.exe

MD5SHA-1File size
3a13cffc1233add8f2fafe33be14fad4 56659f7ff1f1fa7906a77228e315f65f38bcef73 687.61 KB
e91c669db45ec0f1d18185a9b7006e44 95d8c7f2851240f836d46ebd0dcb0bbae3c9c3c8 688.61 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.82%
Windows 8.1 27.27%
Windows 8 Single Language 13.64%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.09%
Windows 8 Pro 9.09%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 31.82% of IePlugin control.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Toshiba 27.59%
Dell 13.79%
Acer 13.79%
ASUS 13.79%
Lenovo 13.79%
Hewlett-Packard 3.45%
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