How to Remove “StartMenu.dll”

What is StartMenu.dll?


The file named StartMenu.dll is developed by Samsung Electronics Co Limited. The DLL is digitally verified. It is signed and the signing authority is provided by Verisign incorporation. The file is safe. Samsung rolls out the necessary updates to safeguard it against malware and Trojan attacks. The threat level is 1.

StartMenu.dll is located in C:\Program Files\samsung\quick starter\startmenu.dll. The size of the DLL file is found to be 913.8 kilobytes. The version of the DLL found in the records is 1.0.2.25. The program is registered in the system’s registry but can be removed without having any negatives consequences on the overall performance of the operating system

Affected Platform: Windows 8, 10, 


How to check if your computer is infected with StartMenu.dll malware?


Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with StartMenu.dllmalware:
  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly.
If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:
  • Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the StartMenu.dllfile and open its location.
If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\samsung\quick starter\startmenu.dll, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove StartMenu.dll malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove StartMenu.dllmalware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove StartMenu.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 28 October 2008 at 10:46 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
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Version
Product
Version
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1 N/A Executable 3cbcb0fdc32a8f21
d6d557cc4c3bb6c4
ee246b6f
a09bcf528d02f89f
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No N/A N/A 10.224.25.44/32
2 N/A Executable 988de0ee7e294d9a
10b7431d86b6a0e7
1fd29744
1c070779dcc05617
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No N/A N/A 10.224.25.44/32
3 N/A Executable cf1680c2bc970d56
75adbf5e89292a97
e6724713
a4173b381625f9f1
2aadb4e1cdaefdb8
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
4 N/A Executable 60a0cc212e5a1ce3
03a028f8ddafe098
9c202b8d
8a8cf094137e9c56
386d5cf84f936fd0
No N/A N/A United States
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