How to Remove “WMPDXM.DLL”

What is WMPDXM.DLL?

The file named WMPDXM.DLL is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The file is used by Windows Media Player. The DLL is a crucial file for Media Player version 6.4 player shim. It receives updates from the original developer and is always considered safe to work with. It gets necessary support from the company. The threat level is 0.

WMPDXM.DLL is located in c:\windows\system32. The actual size of the file as found in records is 228 kilobytes. The version of the program known is 9.00.00.3250. Being a system process, the file essential for the Windows operating system to run efficiently. It should not be disabled as it may cause the operating system to fail.

Affected Platforms: Windows 2000, XP

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • WMPDXM.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 WMPDXM.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 WMPDXM.DLL malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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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 WMPDXM.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 04 January 2012 at 6:58 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 15896a9a6ce4186a
d3d596de814036ba
cf47c3e0
eb7ebeddf18143ec
d0188749964ebf0b
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 11.0.5721.
5268
(WMP_11.09
0713-1703)
11.0.5721.
5268
Ukraine N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable cf313396b4be0faa
ae0c5b0534899cd4
6bc55eb9
3ef225909d6b6d7c
1af4a392c3159bc1
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 11.0.5721.
5268
(WMP_11.09
0713-1703)
11.0.5721.
5268
Ukraine N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 62ec42e9017af9ef
6ca86c6893a59055
12f37375
42194a8b09ca0b34
af35cf619b47043f
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.S
M
No 10.00.00.4
074
10.00.00.4
074
Ukraine N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable f78ec7e8db7e89f8
152ce3e04dd48d38
f1233340
eb6eae6b08b6f469
b92f62b141ff6d19
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.S
M
No 9.00.00.45
07
9.00.00.45
07
Ukraine N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 November 2008 at 11:38 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f4248ac584142843
a54b34310414a629
bde49d0b
0f77334b0d70610e
2a5b7c27f3308690
No 11.0.5721.
5145
(WMP_11.06
1018-2006)
11.0.5721.
5145
10.108.51.216/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 29f0befcb90f415e
1273cf506ba3065a
ccb0bef9
bdd91ddb4fa783c9
09ccd916ffab879e
No 11.0.5721.
5268
(WMP_11.09
0713-1703)
11.0.5721.
5268
Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6a06a56fca278bf2
1c455acd554f5df0
48e96574
5ff1f7121537edb3
ed262092e41d145e
No 10.00.00.4
074
10.00.00.4
074
Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6dcb67848632f407
cce37863d4fb5ce8
a4abc210
93f10d7c6fb1efc7
5cb8e14e435047e4
No 9.00.00.45
07
9.00.00.45
07
Internal Submission
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