apihookxpshutdown.dll is a APIHook
belonging to API Hook DLL
from Validtec Software, Inc.
Non-system processes like apihookxpshutdown.dll originate from software you installed on your system. Since most applications store data in your system's registry, it is likely that your registry has suffered fragmentation and accumulated invalid entries which can affect your PC's performance. It is recommended that you check your registry to identify slowdown issues