How to Remove “HCWSCHED.DLL”

What is HCWSCHED.DLL ?

The file named HCWSCHED.DLL is developed by Hauppage Computer Works. The DLL file is not associated with a particular software but is primarily used by all programs designed by Hauppage. The file has a digital signature and is verified by an authority. It is secured by proper security updates and has a threat level of 1.

HCWSCHED.DLL is located in c:\windows\system32. The size of the file is confirmed to be 3.3 megabytes. The latest version of the file cannot be found in any records. It is a non-system process with access to the system’s registry and core files. However, if disabled, the file will create no adverse effects on the Windows operating system.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by HCWSCHED.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 HCWSCHED.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 HCWSCHED.DLLmalware?

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

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Malware Entries

No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
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File
Version
Product
Version
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 July 2008 at 1:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable c2ee7bc511ba30ac
5dde92a75fcdfb99
0b97e419
a7e5de88af785f6c
37fbdc69f9c04700
No 2.0.19138 2.0.19138 Internal Submission
2 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable cbceaf3578840c7a
d72a6e8f8c1a7c6c
134c6c29
7ba3a0dfa1c0b882
b4bcbfc6bbc14e92
No 2, 3,
24123, 0
2, 3,
24123, 0
Internal Submission
3 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable 9c7d542688360801
2d4004993a46ac82
73160d07
793741352f09e96f
1eb62d72a9a96d54
No 2, 3,
24123, 0
2, 3,
24123, 0
United States
4 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable 9c7d542688360801
2d4004993a46ac82
73160d07
793741352f09e96f
1eb62d72a9a96d54
No 2, 3,
24123, 0
2, 3,
24123, 0
Internal Submission
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  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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