What is the sasseh.dll component needed for?Simply stated, a DLL file is an unnamed executable file. It cannot be directly invoked, but it can be called by any executable Windows program.
The sasseh.dll process is also known as ShellExecuteHook or, as the case may be, SUPERAntiSpyware and is a part of SuperAntiSpyware or, as the case may be, Microsoft Windows SDK for Windows (Version 7). This software is produced by SuperAdBlocker.com (www.superadblocker.com) or, as the case may be, SUPERAntiSpyware.com (www.superantispyware.com). An obsolete or defective version of sasseh.dll can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- ShellExecuteHook has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- ShellExecuteHook has stopped working. A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available. (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- sasseh.dll has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module sasseh.dll. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about sasseh.dll ShellExecuteHook
sasseh.dll is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. The file sasseh.dll is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in the "My Documents" folder or, as the case may be, in the "C:\Program Files" directory.
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 77,824 bytes (50% of all these files), 113,024 bytes, 115,440 bytes, 135,168 bytes or, as the case may be, 80,328 bytes.
This special DLL file automatically starts as soon as you start a program. DLL stands for dynamic link library. It contains additional functions that may be called upon from time to time. The DLL could be used to analyze when you execute a given program. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. There is no concrete documentation available for this service. The sasseh file is not part of the Windows operating system. This file can log which software you are running at any particular time. For this reason, 60% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
- A sasseh.dll file has a 58% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of C:\. In this case, the file size is usually 113,024 bytes (47% of all these files), 77,824 bytes or, as the case may be, 115,440 bytes. This sasseh program does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. It is unusual for the service not to provide any indication of how and why it is required. This file can log which software you are running at any particular time. The sasseh file is no part of Microsoft Windows. The producer of the file is registered with a certificate authority. This confirms the genuineness of the file.
- A sasseh.dll file has a 60% certainty of being dangerous if it is found on C:\. In this case, the file size is usually 113,024 bytes (44% of all these files), 77,824 bytes or, as the case may be, 115,440 bytes. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. The service has no characteristics or description of its own. This is unusual. This file can log which software you are running at any particular time. Sasseh.dll does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. The original file has a digital certificate (see its file properties).
- A sasseh.dll file has a 63% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Users\USERNAME". In this case, the file size is usually 113,024 bytes (62% of all these files) or, as the case may be, 77,824 bytes.
- A sasseh.dll file has a 58% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in in a subdirectory of the "My Documents" folder. In this case, the file size is usually 113,024 bytes (33% of all these files), 77,824 bytes or, as the case may be, 115,440 bytes.
If you see this file on your hard drive or in Windows Task Manager, please make sure that it is not a malicious variant. It's a fact that many trojans try to cloak their true identity by calling themselves sasseh.dll. With the above information or by using tools like Security Task Manager you can determine if, in your case, the file is an undesirable variant.
What do other computer users say about sasseh?
|This is a .dll of SuperAntiSpyware. After undeleting the app, three files are left behind and virtually imossible to delete (other two are: SASWINLO.dll, SASCTXMN.DLL) |
|It is a antispyware program |
|Its SUPERAntiSpyware. best Antispyware out there. (further information...) |
|it is part of super antispyware |
|Good anti-spyware prgram |
Summary: 17 users judge sasseh.dll to be an essential file that should not be touched. One user considers it harmless. However, one user considers this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. For this reason, one user has already deleted sasseh.dll. source: file.net
How to uninstall SuperAntiSpyware or Microsoft Windows SDK for Windows
To remove ShellExecuteHook from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
- Click Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Look for SuperAntiSpyware or Microsoft Windows SDK for Windows in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if sasseh.dll (ShellExecuteHook) was uninstalled cleanly
After uninstalling, restart your computer. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. Be sure to check the Registry as well for remnants of ShellExecuteHook. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for ShellExecuteHook or the name of the producer. Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry.
What to do if a program does not uninstall
The easiest way to remove any kind of software cleanly and accurately is to use an uninstaller tool. Because the uninstaller automatically creates a backup, there is no risk of anything going wrong.
Last but not least
If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or sasseh.dll is causing problems for you, a good Windows diagnostic tool may very well help. This is especially effective when it comes to older computers that have accumulated vast quantities of "garbage data" as the result of many software installs and uninstalls.