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.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 February 2018 at 1:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 646b31f08a82d9d7
c1030db9655467b4
691225af
32803411c2fb9047
95a18f31233bc6a5
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.2.6001.2
2319
(vistasp1_
ldr.081126
-1506)
5.2.6001.2
2319
China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 9:35 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 32b2b511e4f8e13c
1c1415a95623ba28
e23a82f1
307286826e289ed6
3c35f0cdd3cadb8d
No 5.1.3097.0
(xpclient.
010811-153
4)
5.1.3097.0 United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable da5c6732c2fad941
b3b46002ac540d02
52823503
a08ef2fc9b3e6881
28e89d9c193f7652
No 5.1.3102.5
581
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.080415
-1416)
5.1.3102.5
581
United Kingdom
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2b91a110857a79c9
a791baee74ef02cc
f5e69852
5017ecfb0b4c152d
e6f848fabebb69a8
No 5.1.3102.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.3102.2
180
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable da5c6732c2fad941
b3b46002ac540d02
52823503
a08ef2fc9b3e6881
28e89d9c193f7652
No 5.1.3102.5
581
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.080415
-1416)
5.1.3102.5
581
United States
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