How to Remove “WMNetMgr.dll”

What is WMNetMgr.dll?

The file named WMNetMgr.dll is developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is used by Windows media services. The file is also a core program for the Windows media network plugin manager and is confirmed to be safe. Developer rolls out all the important updates to safeguard it against attacks. The threat level is 0.

WMNetMgr.dll is located in C:\Windows\System32\wmnetmgr.dll. The total size of the DLL file is 2.2 megabytes. The last identified version of the file found is 10.00.00.3809. Being a system process, the file is mandatory for Internet explorer browser and is part of the Windows operating system. It shouldn’t be disabled as it may cause the OS to crash. 

Affected Platform: Windows XP, Vista,7, 8.

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with WMNetMgr.dll malware:

  • 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 WMNetMgr.dll file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32\wmnetmgr.dll, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove WMNetMgr.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 WMNetMgr.dll malware 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 WMNetMgr.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 September 2008 at 10:59 am
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1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c957d7cafcbdddb3
a4cb01c3c19024ad
1f88b943
cdb2cde938e6fa55
2f5c44f69f3c46bb
No 9.00.00.45
04
9.00.00.45
04
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable bc245906430d3dc5
6afe26e5f1fdbebd
ea0fc50a
1772c4998616704f
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No 10.00.00.4
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10.00.00.4
362
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable cd131c9163249ab5
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8514ba57
bdad0f4613d62f83
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No 11.0.5721.
5251
(WMP_11.08
0617-2149)
11.0.5721.
5251
United States
4 N/A Non-executable 6a40a8c89df91328
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No N/A N/A United States
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