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: 05 June 2008 at 1:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
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1 N/A Executable a35fafce1a990ac4
017ce6645b46917d
e0d25eed
d53886f68098c200
6d8248993bb37d92
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable 9c2aa2ed8b526ace
4267acbcf5648b26
01019ac4
388c408cff35a38d
04e3cda18f63af07
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable bdd9bb4dcbbe89e1
a7714fa81763e48e
feb50de7
60b3aa18a9bab542
3f7ef1ef117a0393
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable 26bdc71da80dac4c
f2df52db75f85757
a1657bc9
92d671992265803e
0f301fc7caefb664
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.54/32
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