How to Remove “AdvSplash.dll”

What is AdvSplash.dll?

The file named AdvSplash.dll is developed by Microsoft corporation and is bundled along with the Microsoft Office XP suite. The DLL error can be caused by incompatible or corrupted executable files, BIOS issues, hardware issues and when malicious Trojans take over. Microsoft regularly monitors their files which makes this a safe and threat free program in most scenarios. 

The file AdvSplash.dll is located in c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\local\temp\nsr7a5f.tmp\ It is not digitally signed. The file has a direct association with multiple Microsoft developed programs and can access hardware including printers which makes it a potential threat if a malware compromises it.  If the file is missing, it should only be replaced by reinstalling a particular software or the Windows operation system. 

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to find if system is affected by AdvSplash.dll malware?

1. Open the task manager to check if the DLL program is running in the background. 

2. Check the total RAM memory the process uses and if it is associated with any other important program. 

3. If it displays too much RAM usage or if your PC crashes, shows error messages or lags, there’s a high possibility of a malware infection.

How to remove AdvSplash.dll malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing AdvSplash.dll file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo 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: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

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

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First Seen: 16 September 2008 at 1:59 pm
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