How to Remove “ViewPlg.dll”

What is ViewPlg.dll?


The file named ViewPlg.dll is developed by Costco Wholesale Canada Limited. The file is not digitally verified but receives updates from the developer. It is considered safe to work with by all scan reports. There are no malware instances and it has not been infected so far in the past. The threat level is 1.

ViewPlg.dll is located in C:\Program Files\costco\costco photo organizer\viewplg.dll. The actual size of the DLL file is 892 kilobytes. The version of the DLL found is 1.1.2.5. It is found to be a non-system process which is in the system’s core registry but a file that can be removed without reducing the performance of the Windows operating system. 

Affected Platform: Windows Vista,7.


How to detect whether your system is affected by ViewPlg.dll?


Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.dll” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:
  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.
To further establish the infection of malware, 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 theViewPlg.dll  file and open its location.
If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\costco\costco photo organizer\viewplg.dll. then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system fromViewPlg.dll malware?

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove ViewPlg.dll  malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 October 2010 at 4:51 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable 4d38ad18f8dc5f41
463b2a92bc52f334
4e5f13ef
46e50e1f006cd04d
6e29c15cfe7d929d
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1.5.1.29 1.5.1.29 United Kingdom N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 10 June 2008 at 6:53 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Costco Wholesale Corporation Executable ed5e294b6f45a9c2
28cb090d1367f65e
35553647
b43f68c512fca30c
18a23f5ff43d36f6
No 1.5.0.102 1.5.0.102 198.20.167.84/32
2 Walgreens, Inc. Executable cd9e234ab94e47c7
7293b5cd3ca97bd3
ac9d37db
8e82e3c2c07e25d7
53f4051d3a868334
No 1.2.0.249 1.2.0.249 United States
3 Costco Wholesale Corporation Executable ed5e294b6f45a9c2
28cb090d1367f65e
35553647
b43f68c512fca30c
18a23f5ff43d36f6
No 1.5.0.102 1.5.0.102 Internal Submission
4 Hewlett-Packard Co. Executable 99d71148b175a5ef
1910cd06c3b67d8e
59cc759b
0ad8589a822570b1
a1768e658d2bd790
No 1.5.3.36 1.5.3.36 Poland
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  • 32 items per page
 
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