How to Remove “Engine5.dll”

What is Engine5.dll?

The file named Engine5.dll is developed by ABBYY BIT software. It is used by the software Fine Reader. The file receives periodical security patches from the original developer making it safe to work with. It is not digitally verified or signed by an authority. The file is not associated with any malware or Trojan attacks. Scan reports are positive and the threat level is 1.

Engine5.dll is located in C:\Program Files\abbyyfinereader 5.0 sprint\engine5.dll. The total file size is 96 kilobytes. The latest version of the program available is 5.0.0.520. The non-system process is not essential for Windows operating system to run efficiently. It can be disabled without consequences.

Affected Platform: Windows 95,98,2000,XP

How to check if your computer is infected with Engine5.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 Engine5.dll malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • Engine5.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 Engine5.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 Engine5.dll malware.

How to remove Engine5.dll malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing Engine5.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 Engine5.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 January 2013 at 6:13 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ABBYY (BIT Software) Executable 0956787c170fa8db
23c08d308e506d43
19b4bcde
85543535544b8961
e94ba2b6bada0975
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 4.0.2.6 4.0.3.63 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 11:14 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ABBYY Software Ltd Executable 811f996412df98ae
940a4b7d003da36c
d820498d
b14e565be191ae9b
75e6aad261cce463
Yes 9.0.0.1019 9.0.0.1019 United States
2 ABBYY Production LLC. Executable f3e81b34c56f38f2
fd87302b8b408ccc
dd625d4d
36baebd0eefb0c18
e0d17681cabbc739
Yes 12.0.501.6
09
12.0.501.6
09
Australia
3 ABBYY (BIT Software) Executable 846439eb7d97e4e8
8252fda0254ba6e6
8805ebd2
ba849c1e069a2636
02a00ac11c78ce1d
No 6.0.0.1395 6.0.0.1395 Spain
4 ABBYY Production LLC. Executable f3e81b34c56f38f2
fd87302b8b408ccc
dd625d4d
36baebd0eefb0c18
e0d17681cabbc739
Yes 12.0.501.6
09
12.0.501.6
09
Internal Submission
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