How to Remove “detachlibrary.exe”

What is detachlibrary.exe?

detachlibrary.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as DetachLibrary.exe. It was developed by Autodesk, Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.

Malware authors write different types of malicious programs and name them as detachlibrary.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by detachlibrary.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the detachlibrary.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from detachlibrary.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the detachlibrary.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with detachlibrary.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove detachlibrary.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 October 2010 at 10:05 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Autodesk Inc Executable d404f0299439b917
36dd6c718893ec6b
349d2064
83c27183378b0819
ab27bc1a7c0d9993
Virus.Win32.
Kate.a0
No 10.0.0.211
07
10.0.0.211
07
Taiwan N/A
2 Autodesk Executable 8977cdd029031fe4
756075ce77e6f902
cfc5827d
979961357432f2ab
f3ab9fe99499c4b3
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 13.0.47.0 13.0.47.0 Malaysia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 April 2009 at 3:09 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Autodesk Executable cec2e8f12cbeb6e5
2415b048c7b2f38b
e7454b63
2d9144c1a710bd5e
70bd1134e9c4ce5b
No 13.0.47.0 13.0.47.0 United States
2 Autodesk Executable 468991094cd24ab3
e05fa487e1c791da
d462a277
23067fa6f183a772
33c42cdf40a8599a
No 19.0.49.0 19.0.49.0 Taiwan
3 Autodesk Executable 468991094cd24ab3
e05fa487e1c791da
d462a277
23067fa6f183a772
33c42cdf40a8599a
No 19.0.49.0 19.0.49.0 Canada
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  • 32 items per page
 
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