How to Remove “ATL80.dll”

What is ATL80.DLL?

The file named ATL80.dll is developed by Microsoft corporation and is a non-system process. The program is always used by Microsoft Visual Studio software 2005 edition and will run in the background in the task manager. It stores data in the system’s registry and has access to the same which makes it a potential target for malware developers.

ATL80.dll is located in C:\Windows\WinSxS\x86_microsoft.vc80.atl_1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b_8.0.50727.4053_none_d1c738ec43578ea1\. The latest version of the file available is 8.0 and it has not been detected as a threat because of the official support Microsoft renders it.

If found running, it can be stopped manually as it doesn’t affect system’s performance directly. The program is an ATL module for Windows – Unicode.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by ATL80.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 ATL80.DLL file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\WinSxS\x86_microsoft.vc80.atl_1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b_8.0.50727.4053_none_d1c738ec43578ea1\  then you
should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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Step 7: If the system is infected with ATL80.DLL malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove ATL80.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 19 October 2018 at 2:26 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable ca0c972669ae3088
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1c6527e2
b32adaed2c6cae8f
6047fe073ba8a3d5
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 8.00.50727
.6195
8.00.50727
.6195
Philippines N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 18036865c2819064
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212e42f1
e2473e43a88fd644
ec496be608ee8e8c
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 8.00.50727
.4053
8.00.50727
.4053
Philippines N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 September 2008 at 3:51 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4bd9852f1f063b9f
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14609fa7
3c7def3cbbca6284
867aa4621d5d8a54
No 8.00.50727
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8.00.50727
.762
10.224.25.44/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7a0c9d23bb6f5f7b
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No 8.00.50727
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8.00.50727
.6229
10.224.25.96/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4bd9852f1f063b9f
d1e1829b756d381e
14609fa7
3c7def3cbbca6284
867aa4621d5d8a54
No 8.00.50727
.762
8.00.50727
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United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable bc7e416d8093a978
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