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: 03 March 2009 at 9:12 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
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1 Youku.com Executable 7172a1ade945d20c
9d6197aca78dea9c
ee2277f8
5d327e82ff62667f
a3f9d35b0e4e26fe
Yes 2.1.0.1 2.1.0.1 Internal Submission
2 www.youku.com Executable 91a7157d96960146
648016d53f62da88
48ab5291
cb0652ae818282cb
ad21acc9d4956544
No 1.2.3.1142 1.2.3.1142 Internal Submission
3 www.youku.com Executable 3649b5ace90bd350
55e50ba45b80b81e
30004453
a07d8ab3542f4e5e
16942bd70f789db1
Yes 1.6.6.487 1.6.6.487 Internal Submission
4 www.youku.com Executable 8bc11f4b3572d9b2
eace8a989fec14fc
79f29e10
aab4d586fe1b1e13
b13c7cb84be8eb91
Yes 1.6.7.433 1.6.7.433 Internal Submission
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