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.

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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: 07 April 2018 at 2:14 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable eb3967c2011a9aca
736f6413f11ba570
fd9fd23e
0f48c555a2ee0d7c
749bf9638b87f15e
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 6.0.3275.0 6.0.3275.0 Senegal N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ac2e8db0c2667ef7
b79be93979288beb
134e37e5
2d14e1c2f24a2fae
2feb935a6c06fd97
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.1.3102.5
581
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.080415
-1416)
5.1.3102.5
581
Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 June 2008 at 5:00 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 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 0c19587f18dc9787
5c5f23fc01e2b5bb
eef7733f
fd021e0db908ecbd
76c5ea69f7eecc59
No 5.1.3102.3
352
(xpsp_sp2_
qfe.080415
-1302)
5.1.3102.3
352
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0a222f319b7712b8
61ef6adf0c38cc2c
5a2790fa
d0aaae16ba162dd8
9d646887f1539855
No 5.1.3097.0
(xpclient.
010811-153
4)
5.1.3097.0 United States
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