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?

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

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 2:30 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
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1 N/A Non-executable b743318c64c21b7a
38d64199e9198442
0def4a3b
03d1d7a50f2a5f72
86d445094446f175
No N/A N/A United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2f385bebd02192c8
f06736fc730f2782
baeeb210
855467f1f8be74e9
1d7cd8e10f026070
No 10.00.00.3
802
10.00.00.3
802
Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable aa8d6769401c9a94
532e011a1a2c0779
1686a0e6
e596f8f32da94d3c
38ad07aabd74ae47
No 10.00.00.3
646
10.00.00.3
646
Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6360cf8c9c4bd0ad
da3cd3bd05ed37db
73a4b335
7ba2ade7db5f7430
0bf2157f32b98991
No 11.0.5721.
5262
(WMP_11.09
0130-1421)
11.0.5721.
5262
United States
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