How to Remove “HCWTVDLG.DLL”

What is HCWTVDLG.DLL?

The file named HCWTVDLG.DLL is developed by the company Hauppauge Computer Works. The DLL file is specifically used by the Windows operating system. It is integral for the Win TV installation in the OS. The file receives proper security updates from the developer and is totally safe to work with. The threat level of the file is 1.

HCWTVDLG.DLL is located in C:\Windows\System32\\HCWTVDLG.DLL. The total size of the file is not known.

The latest version of the DLL file available is 1.0.0.0. The non-system process is not directly connected to the operating system. If hogging system resources, it can be disabled without any consequences. 

Affected Platforms: Windows (2000, XP, Vista)

How to determine if your computer is infected with HCWTVDLG.DLL malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with HCWTVDLG.DLL malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • HCWTVDLG.DLL occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible HCWTVDLG.DLL malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows\System32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove HCWTVDLG.DLL malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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

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

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 July 2008 at 1:52 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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1 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable ed540379ed69069a
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No 3.16.21311 3.16.21311 198.20.167.84/32
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3 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable dba7f5915ec6e2d2
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4 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable 9d75c50f5c7bc550
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No 1.17.17175 1.17.17175 Internal Submission
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