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What is gears.dll?

Part of Google Gears by Google

What is it?

Google Gears is software offered by Google that "enables more powerful web applications, by adding new features to the web browser. It allows some online files to be used offline". Released under the BSD license, Gears is free and open source software. There are several major API components to Gear, a Database module (powered by SQLite), which can store data locally, a WorkerPool module, which provides parallel execution of JavaScript code, and a Geolocation module.
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How is gears.dll loaded?

Google Chrome plugin - gears.dll runs within the context of the Google Chrome web browser as plugin. Chrome supports browser plugins that run as an unrestricted separate process outside the browser and cannot be sandboxed as tabs. Plugins are generally used to add functions to the Chrome browser.
Google Gears is loaded by:


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.1% of all Boost users have the gears.dll file.Of the 0.1% of gears.dll users, 12.0% have disabled it.
Typical file (disk image) location:

Are there other versions of Google Gears

Why are multiple of the same versions listed?

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Ultimate (6.1.7600.0)

About Google Inc.

Google provides search and advertising services, which together aim to organize and monetize the world’s information. In addition to its dominant search engine, More...
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File details

File name: gears.dll
Publisher: Google Inc. (verified)
Name: Google Gears
Description: These are the Gears that power the tubes! :-)
Size: 3.04 MB
Original file name: gears.dll

Digital certificate

Issued to: Google Inc
Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 2/22/2010
Expiration date: 2/23/2012

Google Chrome plugin details

Name: gears.dll

Image hashes

MD5: 89929a7999d0b81a70fedee14b4c8778
SHA-1: 26fee50d80eb9fe234aedc83ee411c7168a733e1

PE image details

File packed: No
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