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.

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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
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 February 2009 at 6:29 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable f2c7a11b2838ecab
b7680ba775bbf822
82baee45
7c7a7843290c4f70
5faaeaf09074fa58
No 6.03.01.01
48
6.03.01.01
48
Europe
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable d251b6b529a97bbb
c5b1348067696922
4b189100
cd78f9f526c58a79
e7832ca95430ebdf
No 6.03.01.01
48
6.03.01.01
48
Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7f0ffa4df8c363e9
240e887d73cf1377
3cef7ef3
8a226304f2eadd8c
96ac211ed190da48
No 6.00.04.08
27
6.00.04.08
27
Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 108c620625ab804b
708535e08e3b2ab1
c68aee0a
1b72ef02c34fa5cd
2da8298fc7503fbd
No 6.00.04.11
16
6.00.04.11
16
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