How to Remove “ElementKit.dll”

What is ElementKit.dll?

The file named ElementKit.dll is developed by an unknown developer. The program is not associated with any malware or Trojan attacks in the past as confirmed by previous scan reports. However, it doesn’t receive security patches making it vulnerable to attacks at any given point. The threat level of the file is 1.

ElementKit.dll is located in c:\windows\system32. The total size of the file and the latest version of the program available is not known. It is a non-system process and is not mandatory for Windows operating system to run efficiently. The program can be disabled without affecting overall system performance.

Affected Platform: Windows OS.

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with ElementKit.dll malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

  • Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the ElementKit.dll file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove ElementKit.dll malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove ElementKit.dll malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove ElementKit.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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First Seen: 16 August 2009 at 5:33 pm
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1 Element Software, Netscape, Mozilla Executable 4d75bc0f5877f4b9
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2 Element Software, Netscape, Mozilla Executable 7b69e3b3f7c3436d
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091e2351b5c9849c
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Yes 3.0 3.0 Internal Submission
3 Element Software, Netscape, Mozilla Executable d2a4620853b9ed2c
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