VersionsVersions 0.23% 11.74% 9.93% 9.48% 31.60% 16.25% 2.03% 6.09% 0.45% 1.58% 1.58% 0.90% 0.23% 0.45% 1.81% 0.68% 0.45% 0.23% 0.68% 1.35% 0.68% 0.45% 0.23% 0.23% 0.45% 0.23%



RealPlayer (32-bit) by RealNetworks (Signed)



There are 26 versions of rpshellsearch.dll in the wild, the latest version being The average file size is about 45.48 KB. The file is a digitally signed and issued to RealNetworks by Thawte. The programs RealPlayer, Java 7 Update 17 and WinRAR 4.01 (32-bit) have been observed as installing specific variations of rpshellsearch.dll.

What is rpshellsearch.dll?

RealPlayer Search Shell Extension is part of RealPlayer, by RealNetworks, a cross-platform software product primarily used for the playing of recorded media. The media player is compatible with numerous formats within the multimedia realm, including MP3, MPEG-4, QuickTime, Windows Media, and multiple proprietary versions of RealAudio and RealVideo formats.

About rpshellsearch.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


File name:rpshellsearch.dll
Publisher:RealNetworks, Inc.
Product name:RealPlayer (32-bit)
Description:RealPlayer Search Shell Extension
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\real\realplayer\rpshellsearch.dll
Issued to:RealNetworks
Authority (CA):Thawte
Effective date:Sunday, August 15, 2010
Expiration date:Tuesday, August 16, 2011

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of RealPlayer (32-bit) .)
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RealNetworks, Inc.
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RealPlayer is a cross-platform software product primarily used for the playing of recorded media. The media player is compatible with numerous formats within the multimedia realm, including MP3, MPEG-...
RealNetworks, Inc.
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RealPlayer Cloud enables you to move, watch and share your videos. When you share videos with friends and family they’ll be able to play them on any device or operating system, without downloading the...
RealNetworks, Inc.
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Real-Software Inc.
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Skype Technologies S.A.
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To ensure a consistent Skype experience no matter what device you use we have updated the behavior for video messaging access points when a contact is offline and the share (plus button) menu. When a ...
win.rar GmbH
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Version 4 speeds up decompression by up to 30%. Windows 98, Windows Me, and Windows NT are no longer supported; the minimum Windows version required is Windows 2000. WinRAR is a shareware file archive...


(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of rpshellsearch.dll, select a unique version for details.)
Search handler
  • RealSearch

VersionsAll file variations of rpshellsearch.dll

MD5SHA-1File size
337c944e2e8f7e7666098d152b924a07 c54f26da0023f81acded8a86b4373e83836b9178 57.13 KB
4fcf1cb904f68f3de35c77b2cc693ebd b7dac7048d594569d3313dcae9915ab9eb147b7a 44.13 KB
1df1f22634c05d1132cb1525bbfbdeb6 583f4a9eecf58c9a6046d5c6cc3dfe2e41c0ae61 44.13 KB
11672d1d640c6a112a7ff6c8b9d2b6fb 31592948f24a9d583900001124da2d371e2e7184 44.13 KB
602d151b2cacfe41dc18055dfcc6751a fc872445f779caffff2f7e2a33c45aee4baebf77 43.69 KB
7bb4dfe495cf5abfad2b9ff45c62145b 3a88b641422462198dc9ddba4d83000f683862b7 44.69 KB
a126345ce2df19e79f7b236dda4bc798 f50d2a665c184f2edb9ad0101d6f97a3b157e772 44.69 KB
1fb759442bec1bd6ab5194a79e121192 85a6b60e5c32abc6192d4f8bbf1d5bdc98a9b19a 44.66 KB
349da22c6041814caafef472b65352f2 2ff1371c7601a5784545b6646d1a68e16064f0f6 44.66 KB
d7a4d077f6f0348a8ad611bac279682c 921ae4ca911ff402aacabf52ec2a096786294e3b 44.66 KB
cac24be77dde34524fd1e813b4e70eed 678543367b4e44a68b7993e4d0939d8e226fd4ee 44.66 KB
51f67ec90241d8d98e68bde256e111d5 59b8dabb27f8478f57558078072e2c892d168cbf 44.66 KB
39816ea924ecbf2505f6dd5905e22346 5010a0ee0d2319fbc9162d89755848d4aae45e01 44.66 KB
2df5288f3138d1aa2e5c23cf63c31f09 468999f81c77f0506be0034a032e02afa2b81904 44.66 KB
f9655a4a072d6dec559d0c62f9c925cf 3062a78eaed4e4b9aabba2c067fa9fb5b491c5e7 44.67 KB
06eb9077047319831b560f9e872eb213 ac72ecc639ad741cb505aeccab7139e2b9ba4819 44.67 KB
caa5e521245aff0aff94e0f39518ed12 4e7b646ff1538c5c462f85e855fc0988d96ae753 45.7 KB
745b9cd052dea7d24df0c9d9f6ebdfd8 5d6349beb4de2db62e50a84806b56359a90b39ce 45.7 KB
1fc0cf3743a0e51965bb8afe89a8bf12 51adb6c13f9582551fdfc6abe93a3463dd5120ff 42.05 KB
baafe6e691ab1f8b94c8ca1af405dafe ec6851fb70311a3aa7a73f313dbf47686715858f 42.08 KB
d02cd7b107c76671f349701a02f680ef 0d7ade4f8fc51d5a00dea2058aaa625bf2d14ffa 42.08 KB
a321f6127abdd5383eaec28a0f2ea6ad b3b5009e8703b83f263c9757a81d29373abb95d1 48.05 KB
c6f31230d366370f388101c070c5a809 e2014f622836f96f83b2d731472613851ee9582c 48.05 KB
27721a0cf78d791381e88f13299d7e05 19b40e9aeb5ec9417e9035f8d16c796a374f7f63 48.05 KB
a6b864a0e63abd9c95732a86f4d7a978 59488721b7115168c403fadda2355fdb92498b7a 48.05 KB
ecec9a2486a7f05c40fb2f66c5f30aa7 9be934d1daa30f2b2b6f7954f0229e1333f8581f 48.05 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.95%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.69%
Windows 8 Pro 6.54%
Windows Vista Home Premium 5.23%
Windows 8 4.58%
Windows 7 Professional 3.27%
Windows 8.1 2.61%
Windows Vista Business 1.31%
Windows XP Professional 1.31%
Windows 8 Enterprise N 0.65%
Windows 8 Single Language 0.65%
Windows Se7en Titan 0.65%
Windows Vista Home Basic 0.65%
Windows 8 Enterprise 0.65%
Windows 7 Home Basic 0.65%
Windows 7 Enterprise 0.65%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 62.67% of RealPlayer (32-bit) .

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 25.27%
Hewlett-Packard 22.53%
Acer 10.99%
Lenovo 7.69%
Toshiba 7.69%
Sony 5.49%
Intel 4.40%
Compaq 3.30%
ASUS 3.30%
NEC 2.20%
American Megatrends 1.65%
Sahara 1.10%
Gateway 1.10%
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