How to Remove “PrepareImages.DLL”

What is PrepareImages.DLL?

The file named PrepareImages.DLL is developed by an unknown developer. The program is safe to work with because it has not been hijacked by a Trojan or malware in the past. The file is not part of any software and is not important for any program to run. It has a threat level of 3.

PrepareImages.DLL is c:\windows\system32. The total size of the DLL file is not found in any records. The latest version of the program cannot be found. It is a non-system process which doesn’t have any link with the Windows operating system. The program can be removed anytime without consequences. 

Affected Platform: Windows OS.

How to check if your computer is infected with PrepareImages.DLL malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with PrepareImages.DLL malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the PrepareImages.DLL file and open its location.

If the file is located outside c:\windows\system32, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove PrepareImages.DLL  malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove PrepareImages.DLL malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove PrepareImages.DLL  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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