How to Remove “RarExt.dll”

What is RarExt.dll?

The file named RarExt.dll is developed by Alexander Roshal. The program has a valid digital signature provided by Win.rar GmbH. The file is used by the Winrar application and its shell extension module. The DLL is safe because of the security updates rolled out by the company. The threat level is 1.

RarExt.dll is located in C:\Program Files\winrar\rarext.dll. The file size has been found to be 180 kilobytes. The version of the program available is 5.0.0. It is a non-system process and runs in the background whenever Winrar is used. The file is made for the Windows operating system but if disabled will have no performance dips.

Affected Platform: Windows 7,8,10
 

How to check if your computer is infected with RarExt.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 RarExt.dll  malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • RarExt.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 RarExt.dll  and open the file location.
If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\winrar\rarext.dll, then it is likely that the system is affected with RarExt.dll  malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing RarExt.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 RarExt.dll  malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 September 2018 at 11:01 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable e93f2790e8f96a32
1b88f6e258bf11f7
744287f4
8f5819894ba74a7c
936c9a0ea41a4bbf
Virus.Win32.
Floxif.A
No N/A N/A Egypt N/A
2 N/A Executable b0db101c181b06d2
8d5027f273d72d4d
43357fca
be8a846575da972f
561090fa87e1f853
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A Europe N/A
3 N/A Executable 7fd017df7bd9433e
060b5709acb06ffd
45fde148
aa4c2c898930ba15
e1d9d74ae8dd8af4
N/A No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
4 N/A Executable 4bd9fa73cf0c2ce6
5882c3e2b870cb21
f4cfd146
b60537831305135c
a4e3810bc50decf3
N/A No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 October 2018 at 9:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 477d69a1fcb7ddad
999adc597c4ad307
7b7340bb
4e1bd6f4e28398ff
56da42670daa7725
No N/A N/A Ukraine
2 N/A Executable ea3c15b42216a5c0
5b60516a7ce62d26
35ab9f4e
801bc7eeb892c2c4
06b41251d37b7324
No N/A N/A Ukraine
3 N/A Executable 1aa8c0882c17442d
9cdcbbdec34a4ffa
ce0e605a
21f3e9e1623a6dbb
71daac4224cd98b8
No N/A N/A 177.224.211.151/32
4 N/A Executable 6e349002b9c9bed6
853c265a579ecb11
10d7a4e5
8d3b8850faa24773
410290480308bb91
No N/A N/A Philippines
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