How to Remove “Database Engine.dll”

What is Database Engine.dll?

The file named Database Engine.dll is developed by an unknown developer. Programs not associated with a company have high threat level. This particular DLL has its level defined at 3 due to lack of security updates. The program is a non-system process and is not essential for the Windows operating system to run efficiently.

Database Engine.dll is located in c:\windows\system32. The total size of the file and the latest version available is not known. It is assumed based on reports that the particular DLL could be used by specific software in older Windows operating system. If found to be rogue, disable or uninstall it. There will be no adverse effects for doing so.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Database Engine.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 Database Engine.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 Database Engine.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 Database Engine.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!