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: 25 March 2013 at 3:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 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
2 Kingsoft Co, Ltd. Executable 7aab6ad3d8cda914
6ea3dd2fa850ff71
d8857d1c
fb9992222babf7c4
05023fe33cb3cd7b
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.NS
PM.~gen
No 9, 0, 0, 2 9, 0, 0, 2 Internal Submission N/A
3 Kingsoft Co, Ltd. Executable 1a886fcb6c10d3ae
6229bb97326f48f3
73cc265d
9e2666575db1336f
d1553b0ae1a1a52a
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 10, 0, 0,
1
10, 0, 0,
1
Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 January 2009 at 9:27 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Kingsoft Corporation Executable 9c4d76111d8f07bd
fab86caef4eaf30d
c459fcba
65540e6d2f5a4b75
bab1c1e1b72173c1
Yes 2013, 8,
30, 36
2013, 8,
30, 36
Internal Submission
2 Kingsoft Corporation Executable 785ef432b804a3f6
c2680626a151ac3d
83054d9a
58ee7069d0dba7ac
fb7460cd6a06a63b
Yes 2012.4.24.
43
2012.4.24.
43
Internal Submission
3 Kingsoft Corporation Executable 40dc1dda8cb18840
9be3c31e97999031
f32deb10
6da58a4a369260bb
69ca43f50b72a187
Yes 2013, 12,
3, 40
2013, 12,
3, 40
Internal Submission
4 Kingsoft Corporation Executable 768fe50bbfa6e140
66b0db6377baab1f
f8d3d850
e8039cc36f83eb7c
cf3de4a899c389fb
Yes 2013, 1,
15, 25
2013, 1,
15, 25
China
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