How to Remove “GdiPlus.dll”

What is GdiPlus.dll?

The file named GdiPlus.dll is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The program is digitally verified and signed by the company making it generally safe to work with. The signing authority is provided by VeriSign Incorporation while the digital signature is from Lenovo Beijing Limited. The threat level of the file is 1. Proper security updates secure it against any malware or Trojan attack.

GdiPlus.dll is located in C:\Program Files\lenovo\lenovo veriface\uninstall\gdiplus.dll. The total size of the file is 1.7 megabytes. The latest version of the file available is 5.2.7600.16385. The program is used by the software Microsoft GDI+ and is a system process used by the Windows operating system. It shouldn’t be removed unless found to be compromised by malware or Trojan.

Affected Platform: Windows 7,8,10

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • GdiPlus.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 GdiPlus.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 GdiPlus.dll malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing GdiPlus.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.

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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 GdiPlus.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 11 January 2019 at 8:20 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 486b3c11c6066571
79994f824e3df94f
1f3f9e52
313cfff428bcd16f
c190cb09a86322d9
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.2.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
5.2.7600.1
6385
Europe N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 223483b3ea903626
909b89e491e1db67
06bcdfca
4bc319a19db48371
cd4bda6d2454f498
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.1.3102.5
581
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.080415
-1416)
5.1.3102.5
581
United States N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7d31fdd8b80749d6
3777bf4ec324dbcd
1101d465
ac121a1cdadfa1c4
593cda6855651d04
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.1.3102.5
581
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.080415
-1416)
5.1.3102.5
581
United States N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6138b86ff35c3343
0144a9ea96acd016
cf775ff0
117c5552250433e6
368fecc68d7dc10c
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 6.0.3260.0 6.0.3260.0 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 8:53 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c38988e544df349b
cfe4b51cb383ab20
6e2fc06b
3317698f2090dd81
1f0aa93190e13c82
Yes 5.1.3097.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.3097.0 198.20.167.84/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 16492bfe4c4e0d2a
374934e00a80b893
4bd01ca3
4721ab485e0c29cd
1617a5f296b9cc47
No 5.2.6001.2
2319
(vistasp1_
ldr.081126
-1506)
5.2.6001.2
2319
10.108.22.186/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable ed787b627d1c2ed4
d459a512d1c710a3
40c47e12
12e48bbdd85ee557
093b9730772c1999
No 6.0.3275.0 6.0.3275.0 United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5ea163a32372f661
dd650dd8a93e2564
fa3b6f3b
7bc6cee789656ff3
b782e3b3782ea35d
Yes 5.2.6002.2
2791
(vistasp2_
ldr.120203
-0237)
5.2.6002.2
2791
United States
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