How to Remove “MPSkins.dll”

What is MPSkins.dll?

The file named MPSkins.dll is developed by Patchou. The file has a valid digital signature and is verified by the company. The signing authority is provided by Verisign incorporation. The file is safe as it was not hijacked by a malware or Trojan in the past. The file is used by the Messenger Plus Live skinning maker. It has a threat level of 1.

MPSkins.dll is located in C:\Program Files\messenger plus! live\mpskins.dll. The actual size of the DLL file is found to be at 8.3 kilobytes. The last seen version of the file is 4.81.0.358. It is not part of the Windows operating system making it safe to remove whenever found to be infected by a virus or malware.

Affected Platforms: Windows Vista,7

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • MPSkins.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 MPSkins.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 MPSkins.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.

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

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Malware Entries

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First Seen: 16 June 2008 at 4:09 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
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Version
Product
Version
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1 Patchou Executable 58b2c50557ea0e04
902147df4af6ff34
a0dddc61
5a2be2ac1596b7f8
21d0031796db1ef1
Yes 4, 81, 0,
358
4, 81, 0,
358
Colombia
2 Patchou Executable 58b2c50557ea0e04
902147df4af6ff34
a0dddc61
5a2be2ac1596b7f8
21d0031796db1ef1
Yes 4, 81, 0,
358
4, 81, 0,
358
Hungary
3 Yuna Software Executable 36104746fcbddd41
bd295716f2005191
ab525f95
4a0a5da2bca264fa
f14c5823c6da2671
No 5.11.0.760 5.11.0.760 10.224.1.117/32
4 Yuna Software Executable 36104746fcbddd41
bd295716f2005191
ab525f95
4a0a5da2bca264fa
f14c5823c6da2671
No 5.11.0.760 5.11.0.760 Finland
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