How to Remove “ControlsLib.dll”

What is ControlsLib.dll?

The file named ControlsLib.dll is developed by an unknown developer. It is not digitally verified or signed. The program is not associated with malware or Trojan attacks in the past based on security scans. However, due to lack of security updates, it is considered to be a threat and has a threat level of 3.

ControlsLib.dll is located in c:\windows\system32. The total size of the file and the latest version of the file available is unknown. The program is a non-system process which is not directly associated with the Windows operating system. It can be removed and will not affect the performance of the computer at any point.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with ControlsLib.dll malware?

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with ControlsLib.dll malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • ControlsLib.dll file is taking more of your CPU memory
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 ControlsLib.dll and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with ControlsLib.dll malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing ControlsLib.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 ControlsLib.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!