How to Remove “GoogleContactSync.dll”

What is GoogleContactSync.dll?

The file named GoogleContactSync.dll is developed by Google Corporation. However, there are records that indicate the program to be created by another third party software to work with Google files. If it is not from a legitimate source, disable the program and remove it immediately. The threat level is 3 due to lack of developer support and clarity of its origin.

GoogleContactSync.dll is located in c:\windows\system32. The total size of the file and the latest version of the program available is not known. It is a non-system process. Disabling it will not affect the performance of the Windows operating system. It may run in the background as part of Google Chrome and if not, disable it.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with GoogleContactSync.dll malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with GoogleContactSync.dll malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • GoogleContactSync.dll occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible GoogleContactSync.dll malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove GoogleContactSync.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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First Seen: 10 September 2008 at 1:22 am
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