How to Remove “XMPMetadata.dll”

What is XMPMetadata.dll?

The file named XMPMetadata.dll is developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated. The DLL is found to be safe to work with because it has not been part of any malware or Trojan attack. The developer rolls out security updates in time. The DLL is used by the software Adobe media encoder and XMP meta data. The threat level is 1.

XMPMetadata.dll is located in C:\Program Files\adobe\adobe premiere pro cs5\xmpmetadata.dll. The size of the DLL file is 10.6.7 kilobytes. The version of the DLL found is 5.0. The DLL is confirmed to be a non-system process which has no direct consequences on the performance of the Windows operating system.

Affected Platforms: Windows Vista, 7, 8

How to determine if your computer is infected with XMPMetadata.dll malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with XMPMetadata.dll malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • XMPMetadata.dll occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible XMPMetadata.dll malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files\adobe\adobe premiere pro cs5\xmpmetadata.dll, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 31 August 2011 at 11:22 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 25a24e7abd514399
c9914cbf88dc103b
d6d0af78
1b6f4adff313cc77
057e7f94083c1f01
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.0 5.0 United Kingdom N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 December 2008 at 8:14 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable b9de225cc7ae4051
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bb76480d
1f6d27375edb4002
62405bc6e2f2868b
No 5.0 5.0 France
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 8fcb7517f4eb639e
30c55aa358d3331d
65716722
253c9abb63cf5cc9
3ec9b9195317fc09
No 5.0 5.0 Netherlands
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 2dda59dd66d573d4
1356147d42080d90
6764e3d6
341a7d0f6d193324
77fc73e7bb988368
No 5.0 5.0 Norway
4 Adobe Systems, Incorporated Executable 49df961fadf0ca22
f8208cd6e7b3bdb4
244fcf9d
965523798852c3e3
b49e40daa6360be8
Yes 6.0.2.0 6.0.2 37.144.153.129/32
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