How to Remove “HPQSWU03.DLL”

What is HPQSWU03.DLL?

The file named HPQSWU03.DLL is developed by HP Print Projects. The program is used by HP related software and works with the Windows OS. It is not part of any malware or Trojan attacks in the past making it generally safe to work with. The threat level of the file is 1. It receives proper security updates from the developer.

HPQSWU03.DLL is located in c:\windows\system32. The program is a non-system process which is not integral for the Windows operating system. The total size of the file and the latest version available is not known. It is a background process which can be disabled anytime without consequences for doing so. 

Affected Platform: Windows (XP, Vista, 7)

How to detect whether your system is affected by HPQSWU03.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 HPQSWU03.DLLfile and open its location.

If the file is located outside c:\windows\system32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 April 2013 at 6:29 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable 3f2ba1d653a596cf
ce9aab487462c365
bcf1bb1f
5b68b54ca8889d67
f4582a69276c6469
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 4:57 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable be54940e08a18af4
8fdcd44cd6961089
464a5a7b
585167b18a367d1d
eaf1ace7f14e4690
No 130.0.303.
000
130.0.303.
000
Taiwan
2 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable be54940e08a18af4
8fdcd44cd6961089
464a5a7b
585167b18a367d1d
eaf1ace7f14e4690
No 130.0.303.
000
130.0.303.
000
United Kingdom
3 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable be54940e08a18af4
8fdcd44cd6961089
464a5a7b
585167b18a367d1d
eaf1ace7f14e4690
No 130.0.303.
000
130.0.303.
000
United States
4 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable be54940e08a18af4
8fdcd44cd6961089
464a5a7b
585167b18a367d1d
eaf1ace7f14e4690
No 130.0.303.
000
130.0.303.
000
United Arab Emirates
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