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.

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 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
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Version
Product
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1 Yuna Software Executable 3777f08715b9d26c
a1294af77b55ef86
d73c198c
4a74d772bb426499
784e67a24d6e54e2
No 4, 84, 0,
382
4, 84, 0,
382
Canada
2 Patchou Executable c084e4b0984ae32e
dcbc0e5743783bdf
edd11c80
691fc4af8314f4cc
cc87e2cbe25e8ad5
No 4, 81, 0,
358
4, 81, 0,
358
United States
3 Yuna Software Executable c83c3a8f5eb29b14
42d4a2303d7570a1
d1d176c3
58bea50c06c52765
aed1b1c5ca765f8c
No 6.00.0.773 6.00.0.773 10.224.1.61/32
4 Yuna Software Executable a48861c6859f34b9
d5121e6f8c0f8267
098bfc07
b17e96d7b0c3e010
f225b67f7320f564
Yes 4, 83, 0,
372
4, 83, 0,
372
France
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