How to Remove “YouKuDesktop.dll”

What is YouKuDesktop.dll?

The file named YouKuDesktop.dll is developed by Youku.com. The program has its digital signature and signed by Youku.com Incorporation. The program is used by the software Youku Desktop DLL. The file is considered safe by scan reports because it receives security updates from the developer. The threat level is 1.

YouKuDesktop.dll is located in C:\Program Files\youku\common\youkudesktop.dll. The size of the DLL file based on the records is 62 kilobytes. The product version of the DLL is 2.1.0.1. The file is confirmed to be a non-system process. Such processes have no direct association with the performance of the Windows operating system and can readily be disabled or removed.

Affected Platform: Windows XP, Vista

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

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

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the YouKuDesktop.dll file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\youku\common\youkudesktop.dll, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

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

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Malware Entries

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 10 December 2008 at 11:59 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
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1 www.youku.com Executable 7ab9ac475bbccf79
6ed8930817c19bdb
6d81fe0e
384aeda6f9ebbe1e
67519321ac049186
Yes 1.6.6.487 1.6.6.487 Internal Submission
2 www.youku.com Executable 134f8096d9b08c21
3ab0692d247767d2
65f9d3f4
c0f40da645718e53
be99bd52923ab9a3
Yes 1.6.7.433 1.6.7.433 United States
3 Youku.com Executable 9f6547b0e51af279
ef3e8dc04410ff1b
926240f6
184bac0d59335933
df8c449d57d38743
Yes 2.1.0.1 2.1.0.1 China
4 www.youku.com Executable 6278c31e7c8a09db
916c52cefcd8fe46
0f47c442
66713c06ad0a8fb7
872c79dda12e7e16
Yes 1.6.7.433 1.6.7.433 Internal Submission
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