How to Remove “DANIM.DLL”

What is DANIM.DLL?

The file named DANIM.DLL is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The file has a digital signature and is duly verified by the publisher. It is a system process which is essential for Windows operating system to run efficiently. The DLL file is used by the Direct X Media and Direct Animation. It may cause issues if found missing or corrupted. The threat level is 1.

DANIM.DLL is located in C:\windows\$ntuninstallkb972260$\danim.dll. The total size of the file is 1 megabytes. The latest version of the program available is 6.03.01.0148. The program is often seen as an executable program and can be compromised. Security patches keep it safe as it is a core file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by DANIM.DLL ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 DANIM.DLL file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\matlab701\bin\win32\ folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from DANIM.DLL malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the DANIM.DLL malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with DANIM.DLL malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

2

Malware Entries

First Seen: 18 February 2013 at 6:43 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6af0cbc6636bfab8
d1c675930efc4cc6
78e7debf
a6a62b6db6022b00
d1a479c4a1cd428c
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 6.03.01.01
48
6.03.01.01
48
United States N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 26e77903b59f6ab7
16b1cdb9dee7f32b
53bce3f2
bd11eadaad8a14b2
01e8e11fe7c08732
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 6.03.01.01
48
6.03.01.01
48
United States N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
66

Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 June 2008 at 2:26 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8c6f65733c3c525f
4a855e39c46b5072
8416f06d
08a70f7da54819ae
00277098c72e8dd5
No 6.00.03.07
01
6.00.03.07
01
Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 30b4404fe2b112b3
d8834797f45bc60a
bc7c36ec
c644d92664f2b5e4
0580a91bed362783
No 6.03.01.01
47
6.03.01.01
47
Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d251b6b529a97bbb
c5b1348067696922
4b189100
cd78f9f526c58a79
e7832ca95430ebdf
No 6.03.01.01
48
6.03.01.01
48
Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0150c022730b1148
f66bae4247938f5c
595c4aa1
65dbcfcc4968f8a5
2c1cf7112865b7a7
No 6.01.09.07
28
6.01.09.07
28
Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
Exclusive Offer
Get Free Endpoint Protection
Get Advanced
Endpoint
Protection

Award-Winning Security to Protect Your Clients from Cyber Attacks

Comodo Internet Security Pro

Free Antivirus protection from hackers! Get the ultimate Antivirus solution to keep your PC clean and to remove viruses from a slow or infected PC. Improve the PC performance at home or use it on-the-go!

Get Comodo Internet Security Comodo Internet Security