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.

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the Dxdiag.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 10 June 2008 at 11:37 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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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
10.0.17.167/32
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
104.236.253.252/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 71be2f038c8ce43d
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7f2044c7
a99a10c53867400b
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No 4.06.03.05
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4.06.03.05
17
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable c4af19842f4cffdc
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No 4.07.00.07
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4.07.00.07
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United States
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