How to Remove “XDict.exe”

What is xdict.exe?

xdict.exe is a legitimate file associated with Kingsoft PowerWord (version 2002, 2005) by Kingsoft Co. It is also known as Kingsoft PowerWord (version 2002, 2005). It is commonly stored in "C:\Program Files". The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as xdict.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with xdict.exe malware?

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with xdict.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the xdict.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the xdict.exe  and open the location, if the location is subfolder "C:\Program Files", then the system is not affected by xdict.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by xdict.exe malware.

How to remove xdict.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: 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 xdict.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 January 2009 at 6:58 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 InstallShield Software Corp. Executable 575413c47672903d
68ca9580a3568a0e
57505994
3c9838415e1ef99a
e3e9b0e9063811e9
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 10.0.159 10.0 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 858701564e13a23a
950335ee2d672a61
0d01a379
b0c70620978cf222
4ac725fcb1fb3ca1
Worm.Win32.A
utoRun.atjq0
No N/A N/A China N/A
3 N/A Executable b8a72981f1ecb976
69174872f78b7b67
63c2ee57
6bc9c68d8a94c6ce
c1ec4b05bf31bf74
Win32.Packer
.B
No N/A N/A China N/A
4 Kingsoft Co, Ltd. Executable 152b8c95e40482fa
a75f904c82c9dbbb
daf01240
8808745300b4a87a
8d965e7db5422a9b
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.NS
PM.~gen
No 10, 0, 0,
1
10, 0, 0,
1
China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 8:25 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Kingsoft Executable 456efe241c810a94
a4de856dfcd80dde
27f0d562
d1c08016e82210bf
e84d5aade2b6c908
No 5, 0, 0, 0 5, 0, 0, 0 China
2 Kingsoft Co, Ltd. Executable e3548c99d8c0d18e
8019b9ed4e1e3497
6cddd22c
9a435d06eeed2447
761b3e8fe7df35d7
No 5, 5, 2,
114
5, 5, 0, 0 China
3 Kingsoft Corporation Executable 5e4855763ae50fbb
2f3fd1f08cf10590
8dff35e2
2b00dee721b60fc8
47b73e4c7db34fd8
Yes 2009, 11,
13, 136
2, 0, 0,
136
Internal Submission
4 Kingsoft Corporation Executable 43af399c6ff8128f
b9ac0217b915abd6
f078e3e7
fe0243aca614b60c
efa805837eb96758
Yes 2012.4.24.
43
2012.4.24.
43
United States
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