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Windows 8 DLL File Information - mssrch.dll

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General Information

File Description: Microsoft Embedded Search  
File Version: 7.00.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)  
Company: Microsoft Corporation  
Product Name: Windows® Search  
DLL popularity Very Low - There is no any other DLL in system32 directory that is statically linked to this file.
File Size: 1,556 KB
Total Number of Exported Functions: 19
Total Number of Exported Functions With Names: 19

Section Headers

Name Virtual Address Raw Data Size % of File Characteristics Section Contains...
.text 0x00001000 1,428,480 Bytes 89.7% Read, Execute Code
.data 0x0015e000 20,992 Bytes 1.3% Write, Read Initialized Data
.idata 0x00164000 13,824 Bytes 0.9% Read Initialized Data
.tls 0x00168000 0 Bytes 0.0% Write, Read Uninitialized Data
.rsrc 0x00169000 54,784 Bytes 3.4% Read Initialized Data
.reloc 0x00177000 74,240 Bytes 4.7% Read, Discardable Initialized Data

Static Linking

mssrch.dll is statically linked to the following files:


This means that when mssrch.dll is loaded, the above files are automatically loaded too. If one of these files is corrupted or missing, mssrch.dll won't be loaded.


General Resources Information

Resource Type Number of Items Total Size % of File
Icons 0 0 Bytes 0.0%
Animated Icons 0 0 Bytes 0.0%
Cursors 0 0 Bytes 0.0%
Animated Cursors 0 0 Bytes 0.0%
Bitmaps 0 0 Bytes 0.0%
AVI Files 0 0 Bytes 0.0%
Dialog-Boxes 0 0 Bytes 0.0%
HTML Related Files 0 0 Bytes 0.0%
Menus 0 0 Bytes 0.0%
Strings 8 820 Bytes 0.1%
Type Libraries 1 37,912 Bytes 2.4%
Manifest 0 0 Bytes 0.0%
All Others 18 15,727 Bytes 1.0%
Total 27 54,459 Bytes 3.4%

Icons in this file

No icons found in this file


Cursors in this file

No cursors found in this file


Dialog-boxes list (up to 200 dialogs)

No dialog resources in this file.


String resources in this dll (up to 200 strings)

String ID String Text
105 Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 4.01; Windows NT; MS Search 4.0 Robot)
520 SearchIndexer.exe has terminated SearchProtocolHost.exe because it appears to be hung.
521 SearchIndexer.exe has terminated SearchFilterHost.exe because it appears to be hung.
522 Stopped responding
523 Recovery phase failed
524 Failed to save checkpoint
525 ESE has encountered an error and needs to restart
526 Windows Search is indexing

COM Classes/Interfaces

Name Type Description
CEGatherNotify CoClass Embeded Gatherer Notification Class  
CEGatherNotifyInline CoClass Embedded Inline Notification Class  
CEGatheringManager CoClass Embedded Gathering Manager Class  
CGatherLogQuery CoClass Gatherer Log Query Class  
CGatherNotify CoClass Gatherer Notification Class  
CGatherNotifyInline CoClass Inline Notification Class  
CGatheringManager CoClass Gathering Manager Class  
CNullWB CoClass Null Word Breaker  
CQueryGatherLogStatistics CoClass Gatherer Log Query Statistics Class  
CmdLineParser CoClass Microsoft Search Command Line Parser  
IApplicationPlugin Dispatch Gatherer Application Plugin interface  
IApplicationPlugins Dispatch Gatherer Application Plugins Collection interface  
ICmdLineParser Dispatch ICmdLineParser Interface  
IExtension Dispatch Extension Interface  
IExtensions Dispatch Extensions Interface  
IGatherAdmin Dispatch Gather Admin interface  
IGatherApplication Dispatch Gatherer Application interface  
IGatherApplications Dispatch Gatherer Applications Collection interface  
IGatherLog Dispatch Gather Log Interface  
IGatherLogCrawls Dispatch Gatherer Log Crawls Interface  
IGatherLogCrawlsNumbers Dispatch Gatherer Log Crawls Statistics Interface  
IGatherLogErrorCodes Dispatch Gatherer Log Error Codes Statistics Interface  
IGatherLogHosts Dispatch Gatherer Log Hosts Statistics Interface  
IGatherLogQuery Dispatch Gather Log Query  
IGatherLogResult Dispatch Gather Log Result Interface  
IGatherLogStartAddresses Dispatch Gatherer Log Start Addresses Statistics Interface  
IGatherLogStartAddressesGlobal Dispatch Gatherer Start Addresses Interface  
IGatherLogStatistics Dispatch Gatherer Log Statistics Interface  
IGatherLogTransactionTypes Dispatch Gatherer Log Transaction Types Statistics Interface  
IGatherLogs Dispatch Gather Logs Interface  
IGatherManagerAdmin Dispatch Gather Manager Admin interface  
IGatherNotify Dispatch Gatherer Notification Interface  
IGatherNotifyInline Interface Gatherer Inline Notification Interface  
IGatherProjectAdmin Dispatch Gather Project Admin interface  
IGatherSiteHit Dispatch Server Timing interface  
IGatherSiteHits Dispatch Servers Timings collection  
IMapping Dispatch Mapping Interface  
IMappings Dispatch Mappings Interface  
IPlugin Dispatch Gatherer Plugin interface  
IPlugins Dispatch Gather Plugins collection  
IProjects Dispatch Gatherer Projects Collection Interface  
IProtocol Dispatch Protocol Interface  
IProtocols Dispatch Protocols interface  
IQueryGatherLogStatistics Dispatch Gatherer Log Statistics Query Interface  
ISearchAccessList Dispatch Microsoft Search ACL administration interface  
ISearchHelp Dispatch ISearchHelp Interface  
ISearchNotifyInlineSite Interface Search Inline Notification Site Client Interface  
ISitePath Dispatch Site Path interface  
ISitePaths Dispatch Site Paths collection interface  
ISiteRestriction Dispatch Site Restriction Interface  
ISiteRestrictions Dispatch Site Restricions Interface  
IStartAddress Dispatch Crawl Seed Interface  
IStartAddresses Dispatch Crawl Seeds Interface  
ISupportErrorInfo Interface  
SearchHelp CoClass Microsoft Search Help Class  

Exported Functions List

The following functions are exported by this dll:
const CSearchServiceObj::`vftable'
public: __thiscall CSearchServiceObj::CSearchServiceObj(class CSearchServiceObj const &)
public: __thiscall CSearchServiceObj::CSearchServiceObj(void)
public: __thiscall CSearchServiceObj::~CSearchServiceObj(void)
public: class CSearchServiceObj & __thiscall CSearchServiceObj::operator=(class CSearchServiceObj const &)
public: static int __stdcall CSearchServiceObj::Cleanup(void)
public: virtual long __stdcall CSearchServiceObj::DeleteFilterPool(unsigned long)
public: virtual long __stdcall CSearchServiceObj::Initialize(void)
public: virtual long __stdcall CSearchServiceObj::LogonNotification(void)
public: virtual long __stdcall CSearchServiceObj::SetServiceStatusObj(struct IDCOMServiceStatus *)
public: virtual long __stdcall CSearchServiceObj::Shutdown(void)
public: virtual long __stdcall CSearchServiceObj::Start(void)
public: virtual long __stdcall CSearchServiceObj::Stop(int)


Imported Functions List

The following functions are imported by this dll: