How to Remove “AdvStPTG.dll”

What is AdvStPTG.dll ?

The file named AdvStPTG.dll is developed and maintained by Intel Corporation. The program is safe to work with as it comes from a reputed developer. Intel releases security patches and updates for the DLL file. The threat level of the program is 1 and it was not found to be associated with any malware attacks in the past.

AdvStPTG.dll is located in C:\Program Files\intel\wifi\bin\langresources\ptg\advstptg.dll. The total size of the program is 21 kilobytes. It should run in the latest version which has been identified to be 14.2.0. The program is used by the Intel Proset Wireless program and is used by all versions of Windows OS.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with AdvStPTG.dll malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with AdvStPTG.dll malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • AdvStPTG.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 AdvStPTG.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.

How to remove AdvStPTG.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 AdvStPTG.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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First Seen: 05 October 2011 at 4:41 pm
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