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What is xpsshhdr.dll?

Part of Package Document Shell Extension Handler by Microsoft

What is it?

The XML Paper Specification describes XPS documents and how they are organized internally and rendered externally. The XML Paper Specification builds on the Open Packaging Conventions. The XML Paper Specification is intended for producers who want to create document files in the XPS document format, and consumers who want to access, render, or process the contents of an XPS document.
Description of xpsshhdr.dll from Microsoft
The XML Paper Specification (XPS) provides users and developers with a robust, open and trustworthy format for electronic paper. The XML Paper Specification describes electronic paper in a way that can be read by hardware, read by software, and read by people. XPS documents print better, can be shared easier, are more secure and can be archived with confidence. The XML Paper Specification itself is platform independent, openly published, and available royalty-free and Microsoft has integrated XP
(xpsshhdr.dll is a system file that is installed with Windows)
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How is xpsshhdr.dll loaded?

Approved shell extension - xpsshhdr.dll has a CLSID (globally unique identifier) of {45670FA8-ED97-4F44-BC93-305082590BFB} with and identifier of Microsoft XPS Properties. When the system detects that the user is downloading an external program that runs as part of the Windows user interface, the system searches for a digital certificate or requests that the user approve the action. If you enable this policy, Windows only starts approved programs.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.5% of all Boost users have the xpsshhdr.dll file.Of the 0.5% of xpsshhdr.dll users, less than 1% have disabled it.
Typical file (disk image) location:

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What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows Vista (TM) Home Premium (6.0.6000.0)
Windows Vista (TM) Ultimate (6.0.6000.0)
Windows Vista Ultimate (6.0.6000.0)

About Microsoft Corporation

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File details

File name: xpsshhdr.dll
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation (verified)
Name: Package Document Shell Extension Handler
Description: Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Version: 6.0.6000.16386 (vista_rtm.061101-2205)
Product version: 6.0.6000.16386
Size: 559.5 KB
Original file name: xpsshhdr.dll.mui
Windows file protection: Yes

Approved shell extension details

CLSID: {44121072-A222-48f2-A58A-6D9AD51EBBE9}
Command: Microsoft XPS Thumbnail

Image hashes

MD5: c5d584fa08426fa13162bffb8d41c79e
SHA-1: ec2843d5783330b75fefcfbc6a7de9e4fc97578d
SHA-256: 649844e80f9a2ac29d8b6b5ea24f61dfa604e747a145c07604d5a48f1dc69e3e

PE image details

File entropy: 6.35632
File packed: No
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