How to Remove “DPLAYX.dll”

What is DPLAYX.dll?

The file named DPLAYX.dll is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The program is digitally verified and certified by the developer. The system process is essential for Windows operating system to run efficiently. It is part of the OS and if disabled or deleted, can cause multiple problems in the system.

DPLAYX.dll is located in C:\windows\syswow64\dplayx.dll. The total size of the file is 215 kilobytes. The latest version of the program available is 10.0.10159.0. The program has been whitelisted by major Antivirus programs. It is the core DLL file for the operating system. If found to be running as a background process, do not disable it.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • DPLAYX.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 DPLAYX.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 DPLAYX.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

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

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Malware Entries

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File
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 July 2008 at 2:15 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 32ad3fd30f74cb32
72ab62b1547613a0
b04aca79
4c5a47e497739d20
bd6f282b37ed8e32
No 5.3.000000
1.0904
built by:
private/La
b06_dev(DX
BLD00)
5.3.000000
1.0904
10.0.17.149/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 32ad3fd30f74cb32
72ab62b1547613a0
b04aca79
4c5a47e497739d20
bd6f282b37ed8e32
No 5.3.000000
1.0904
built by:
private/La
b06_dev(DX
BLD00)
5.3.000000
1.0904
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 006e63f3eaac0637
a71993e2ad390731
c1539b54
57845c9ae5f2dd88
4e50482bcf3d49b5
No 5.3.000000
0.900
built by:
DIRECTX
5.3.000000
0.900
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 168567915d30ab08
9665e895642c71a9
37063157
1ccd7827d9a685fa
fbdbe0281685798e
No 5.1.2600.8
81 built
by:
Lab06_N(mm
build)
5.1.2600.8
81
United States
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