How to Remove “HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.DLL”

What is HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.DLL?

The file named HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.DLL is developed by an unknown developer. Being from an unknown source makes it a high threat because a virus could hijack it and gain access to the system. However, the DLL file has not been infected by malware or Trojan. It has been confirmed through scan reports. The threat level of the DLL file is 3.

HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.DLL is located in C:\windows\system32. The actual size of the file is not known. The last identified version cannot be found. The program is a non-system process which is not mandatory for Windows operating system to run efficiently. Removing the file will cause no harm to the OS.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.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 HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.DLL malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.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 HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.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 HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.DLL malware.

How to remove HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.DLL malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.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 HPQPLGSCRAPBOOK03.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 April 2013 at 6:29 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable 43c1b6c2be74273f
9a6304db4c88b1aa
7c38d180
da15c9ccd6f73603
cc7264fa5f5b8d45
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 130.0.303.
000
130.0.303.
000
Ukraine N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 September 2009 at 4:52 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable 7dfd8245c6bc5e1f
73b90dfdd41e607d
250f62fa
4f4e84089fb44087
005e2e4fe1717502
No 130.0.303.
000
130.0.303.
000
Germany
2 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable 7dfd8245c6bc5e1f
73b90dfdd41e607d
250f62fa
4f4e84089fb44087
005e2e4fe1717502
No 130.0.303.
000
130.0.303.
000
Russian Federation
3 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable 7dfd8245c6bc5e1f
73b90dfdd41e607d
250f62fa
4f4e84089fb44087
005e2e4fe1717502
No 130.0.303.
000
130.0.303.
000
Canada
4 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable 7dfd8245c6bc5e1f
73b90dfdd41e607d
250f62fa
4f4e84089fb44087
005e2e4fe1717502
No 130.0.303.
000
130.0.303.
000
Netherlands
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