How to Remove “Microsoft.VisualBasic.UpgradeSnippet.Dll”

What is Microsoft.VisualBasic.UpgradeSnippet.Dll?

The file named Microsoft.VisualBasic.UpgradeSnippet.Dll is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The program is used by the software Visual Studio 2005. It is mandatory for the entire operating system for a wide range of operations to be performed. The DLL program is safe with prompt security updates. It has a threat level of 0.

Microsoft.VisualBasic.UpgradeSnippet.Dll is located in C:\Program Files\microsoft visual studio 8\common7\ide\it\microsoft.visualbasic.upgradesnippet.resources.dll. The total size of the program is 56 kilobytes. The latest version of the file available is 8.0.50727.42. It is a core Windows file which shouldn’t be disabled as it may cause the platform to malfunction at some point.

Affected Platforms: Windows XP,Vista,7

How to determine if your computer is infected with Microsoft.VisualBasic.UpgradeSnippet.Dll malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Microsoft.VisualBasic.UpgradeSnippet.Dll malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Microsoft.VisualBasic.UpgradeSnippet.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 Microsoft.VisualBasic.UpgradeSnippet.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:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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First Seen: 23 December 2008 at 4:16 am
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1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 354284859bca3b4c
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Canada
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 354284859bca3b4c
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9.0.30729.
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United Kingdom
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9.0.30729.
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United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6a4a858816ddb01b
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