How to Remove “DInputHook.dll”

What is DinputHook.dll?

The file named DInputHook.dll is developed by an unknown developer. It is used for the software DirectInput Hook for Mouse Aim. The threat level of the file is 1. It receives proper security updates and is considered to be safe to work with. The program is not associated with any malware or Trojan attacks according to past scans.

DInputHook.dll is located in C:\Program Files\capcom\resident evil 4\dinputhook.dll. The total size of the file is 80 kilobytes. The latest version of the program is The non-system process is not essential for the Windows operating system. It can be disabled without causing any adverse effects on the system’s performance.

Affected Platform: Windows XP,Vista

How to check if your computer is infected with DinputHook.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 DinputHook.dll malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • DinputHook.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 DinputHook.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 DinputHook.dll malware.

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

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

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