How to Remove “Encore.dll”

What is Encore.dll?

The file named Encore.dll is developed by Thomson Research Soft. The program is used by the software End Note and it is one of the core components for the software to work efficiently. The file is not digitally signed or verified. However, it is considered safe as proper security updates are released in time to safeguard it against any attacks.

Encore.dll is located in C:\Program Files\endnote 9\encore.dll. The total size of the file is 2.5 megabytes. The latest version of the program available is 9.0.0. It is a reliable file which has a threat level of 1. The non-system process is essential for programs developed by Thomson Research Soft. Windows OS is not reliant on the program to run efficiently.

Affected Platforms: Windows 95,98,2000,XP,Vista,7

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

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

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