How to Remove “COMCAT.DLL”

What is COMCAT.DLL?

The file named CDIRes.dll is developed by an unknown developer. The file comes from an unknown source but is generally considered to be safe as it is not associated with any malware or Trojan attacks in the past. The threat level of the program is at 3 because it doesn’t receive proper security patches from the original developer.

CDIRes.dll is located in c:\windows\system32. The total size of the program and the latest version available is unknown. The DLL program is a non-system process which is not associated with the Windows operating system. If found to be using memory resources or slowing down the PC, the file can be deleted without any consequences.

Affected Platform: Windows XP,Vista,7,8,10

How to check if your computer is infected with COMCAT.DLL malware?

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with COMCAT.DLL malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • COMCAT.DLL file is taking more of your CPU memory
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the COMCAT.DLL and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with COMCAT.DLL malware.

How to remove COMCAT.DLLmalware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing COMCAT.DLL file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove COMCAT.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 11:49 am
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1 Microsoft Corporation Executable aad03fd292c15232
28bd8cb256718e8e
856c066d
d665728a5d946eff
924535e6a3977b25
No 6.3.9600.1
6384
(winblue_r
tm.130821-
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6.3.9600.1
6384
198.20.167.84/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable c2a409311853ad46
08418e790621f041
55e55000
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No 4.71 4.71 Canada
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable c2a409311853ad46
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55e55000
3b180da2b50b954a
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No 4.71 4.71 Taiwan
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable c2a409311853ad46
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