How to Remove “Uninst.dll”

What is Uninst.dll?

The file named Uninst.dll is developed by Progress software corp. The file holds a valid digital signature and is verified by Progress software corporation. The signing authority for the DLL is provided by Verisign incorporation. Being a software driven DLL, it receives security updates. The threat level is 1.

Uninst.dll is located in C:\users\{user}\downloads\progress openedge\x64\uninst.dll. The size of the file is confirmed to be 132.4 kilobytes. The version of the DLL last found is 11.1.0.000. The DLL is a non-system process. Such processes run in the background but has no direct impact on the performance of the Windows operating system if they are removed to fix a malware issue. 

Affected Platform: Windows Vista, 7, 8

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • Uninst.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 Uninst.dll  and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\users\{user}\downloads\progress openedge\x64\uninst.dll, then it is likely that the system is affected with Uninst.dll  malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 October 2011 at 9:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable d247810ba7afd858
1e63446353cf7f00
97f291ac
708dd97c00e62a34
b849d8ddd2f819b7
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A 103.242.217.59/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 6165a8e2cb163f92
0caec0da90defefa
3f107f6a
0e8b2a403e3a6a6a
520a9668d80439b7
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 Adobe Systems, Inc. Executable 9091d57d95f5a460
80064ef15f950530
1cd5dae6
cc9b9c73beb747f2
81c6de890794a31e
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.S
M
No 3.9.8.2 5.0 United Kingdom N/A
4 Adobe Systems, Inc. Executable eca041985cdb5d40
5c62594ce5663d91
14c48628
da2b8c36e7597d05
2b918306505a1f8a
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 3.9.8.2 5.0 India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 November 2008 at 5:42 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 5b240515a85e46c5
46a4b66799a71d95
115b1d1e
41d2dae6e9410340
f596a9dcfcc888a2
Yes 3, 0, 0, 2 3, 0, 0, 2 United States
2 N/A Executable c42ba4895e98b7d0
ec7c3cb96ac0be14
3ed3efbd
1ff985a824b45ce6
54b1f69493c9f80c
No N/A N/A United States
3 Adobe Systems, Inc. Executable 44523220ed64e5cf
f183f67bf2e5eaa9
a631447c
3324f2e4fc1823d7
fcaf56e40d6592fc
No 4.0.11 4.0 United States
4 Adobe Systems, Inc. Executable 28fd34036d068c31
f95009ca92e58746
7d6f49d6
babc51d797031215
2fc03c9c23953858
No 4.0.11 4.0 United States
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