How to Remove “WMCore.dll”

What is WMCore.dll?

The file named WMCore.dll is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The file is digitally verified and signed by the company. It is used by the Windows media services and the playback authoring DLL. The file is safeguarded with timely updates from the developer. The threat level of the particular program is 0.

WMCore.dll is located in C:\windows\temp\cabinet~\wmvcore.dll. The size of the file as found in records is 2 megabytes. The version of the DLL found is 9.00.00.2980. The non-system process is not a mandatory file for Windows operating system to run efficiently. It can be disabled at any point without adverse effects.

Affected Platform: Windows 2000, XP, Vista.

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

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

If the file is located outside C:\windows\temp\cabinet~\wmvcore.dll.then it is likely that the system is affected with WMCore.dll malware.

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

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

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First Seen: 06 March 2009 at 2:31 pm
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