How to Remove “Dxdiag.exe”

What is Dxdiag.exe?

Dxdiag.exe is a component file of Windows operating system and is used as a diagnostic tool to check the video or sound related problems in hardware. Dxdiag.exe is located in c:\windows. It is a very essential file for video and sound devices. So hacker or Cyber criminals write malware programs and name it as dxdiag.exe which is then spread via interent to infect the system.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to find if the system is affected by Dxdiag.exe malware

It is a legitimate file for Windows operating system. If you find the system performance getting very low or if the process usage is very high, the system have high chances of being affected by virus. Check the location of the file by going to the task manager by presssing the combination of keys ALT+CTRL+DEL then right click on the dxdiag.exe process and check the location of the file, if it is in c:\Windows then the file is safe and secure, if the file is located elsewhere then the system is affected by virus.

How to remove the Dxdiag.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our 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 the Dxdiag.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

25

Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 February 2018 at 1:55 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable dbd183f981b6a81c
a94f87ba2bc4d3f2
464f0b5d
f4bd0970878e778d
21734dbbb5749418
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Vietnam N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 57177e5c0871f6ec
2cbea9022fde6c6c
ea2eb4ff
08b9d7c63163a955
af953439e4f244bc
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 962caf271b348132
15c715d9f6282422
868dc5f4
755f8932bbf893ac
dbf653c0555ded14
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.210.47.180/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 142880961764bdb2
281b07120816daee
10774ab6
959293cd7bc5bf32
91121aa5caf8d094
P2PWorm.Win3
2.Polip.A
No 5.03.2600.
2180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.03.2600.
2180
Europe N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
19

Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 July 2008 at 8:22 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d1c7745de504badb
431f1ea0ef36caef
5b4a0aa8
41995c62f1cf7b11
d8ae123442a29d99
No 5.3.000000
1.0904
built by:
private/La
b06_dev(DX
BLD00)
5.3.000000
1.0904
10.108.51.216/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable d1c7745de504badb
431f1ea0ef36caef
5b4a0aa8
41995c62f1cf7b11
d8ae123442a29d99
No 5.3.000000
1.0904
built by:
private/La
b06_dev(DX
BLD00)
5.3.000000
1.0904
10.0.17.149/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d1c7745de504badb
431f1ea0ef36caef
5b4a0aa8
41995c62f1cf7b11
d8ae123442a29d99
No 5.3.000000
1.0904
built by:
private/La
b06_dev(DX
BLD00)
5.3.000000
1.0904
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 62ea942523332cb3
93cc47e7a03dfa15
d07c04fa
9f89da8b72bfb239
ada950be079a2209
No 4.08.00.04
00
4.08.00.04
00
United States
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
Exclusive Offer
Get Free Endpoint Protection
Get Advanced
Endpoint
Protection

Award-Winning Security to Protect Your Clients from Cyber Attacks

Comodo Internet Security Pro

Free Antivirus protection from hackers! Get the ultimate Antivirus solution to keep your PC clean and to remove viruses from a slow or infected PC. Improve the PC performance at home or use it on-the-go!

Get Comodo Internet Security Comodo Internet Security