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: 05 July 2018 at 8:38 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a9b6dc9c6ec70c90
6100c093aab88a20
7fc47053
d25d244500854fbf
e282c5a2b75b597e
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.1.3102.5
581
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.080415
-1416)
5.1.3102.5
581
United States N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ba51e8ec55500342
105b43de56dabd56
0614c0e5
5a645a2ae044b86f
c69066c36da988df
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.1.3102.1
360
(xpsp2.040
109-1800)
5.1.3102.1
360
Peru N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8d33252a7812f878
83965cd0dfbbcd7c
1f624436
647f0c3bf43b431b
f5ae1638f751390d
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.1.3102.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.3102.2
180
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 July 2008 at 10:27 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f6c2b5168bca5f6e
6eb930f7688bb8b8
634cb582
b5625560cda13a81
d367b32e6f9fc4ac
No 5.1.3102.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.3102.5
512
United States
2 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
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0a222f319b7712b8
61ef6adf0c38cc2c
5a2790fa
d0aaae16ba162dd8
9d646887f1539855
No 5.1.3097.0
(xpclient.
010811-153
4)
5.1.3097.0 10.224.25.45/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0c19587f18dc9787
5c5f23fc01e2b5bb
eef7733f
fd021e0db908ecbd
76c5ea69f7eecc59
No 5.1.3102.3
352
(xpsp_sp2_
qfe.080415
-1302)
5.1.3102.3
352
United States
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