hotplug.dll – Here is the scoop on Hotplug Library as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is hotplug.dll and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Hotplug Library?
hotplug.dll (Hotplug Library) – Details
The hotplug.dll library is required for windows to operate. It is used by windows when working with USB devices. Hotplug.dll provides a system tray icon with which you can unplug (or eject) USB devices. If hotplug.dll is unavailable, USB devices cannot be removed ‘safely’. Additionally, without hotplug.dll windows may not allow USB devices at all.
hotplug.dll is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing Hotplug Library may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers hotplug.dll to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft Windows.
HOTPLUG.DLL – Disclaimer
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