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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 February 2019 at 12:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3ddc7ac389093e30
b25cb7cdfffbb713
2377daca
742027b22962b339
d8d71a791052352f
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 8.00.50727
.762
8.00.50727
.762
103.242.217.58/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4423ddf74d7e7f51
9f08352af8705b9c
018ac47e
8cd140338f71eae6
c6c3e58c18a7ac90
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 8.00.50727
.6195
8.00.50727
.6195
Philippines N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 July 2008 at 6:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2fec223d81f786bd
159222ba783a848d
0ce0d1ee
16b206229b2a348c
8bcd8b5a6102a979
No 8.00.50727
.42
8.00.50727
.42
10.224.25.96/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable a110738dbcd723b9
a8bb99a304a5bbba
b9a56fc1
2965a30d2e97c5f1
cdca8a8830a73e84
No 8.00.50727
.42
8.00.50727
.42
10.224.25.96/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2fec223d81f786bd
159222ba783a848d
0ce0d1ee
16b206229b2a348c
8bcd8b5a6102a979
No 8.00.50727
.42
8.00.50727
.42
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7a0c9d23bb6f5f7b
589d86bb00c3053b
6e5fcd13
50bfcc2a02cfb865
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No 8.00.50727
.6229
8.00.50727
.6229
10.224.25.96/32
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