Manual removal instructions:

The file DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL is malware related. You must delete the file DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL immediately!

Use this guide to remove DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL manually:

STEP 1: Uninstall DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL using Windows uninstallation applet (use Add/Remove Programs or Uninstall Program or Apps & features).

check installed programs to uninstall

STEP 2: Open Task Manager and close all processes, related to DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL in their description. Discover the directories where such processes start. Search for random or strange file names.

Remove DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL virus from running processes Remove DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL virus from running processes.

STEP 3: Inspect the Windows services. Press Win+R, type in: services.msc and press OK.

Remove DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL virus from Windows services Remove DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL virus from Windows services.

Disable the services with random names or contains DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL in it's name or description.

STEP 4: After that press Win+R, type in: taskschd.msc and press OK to open Windows Task Scheduler.

Remove DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL from scheduled task list.

Delete any task related to DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL. Disable unknown tasks with random names.

STEP 5: Clear the Windows registry from DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL virus.

Press Win+R, type in: regedit.exe and press OK.

Remove DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL virus from Windows registry Remove DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL virus from Windows registry.

Find and delete all keys/values contains DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL.

STEP 6: Check your shortcuts on your desktop and in the Start menu for DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL presence.

Fix infected shortcuts.

STEP 7: Remove a virus from Google Chrome.

STEP 8: Remove a virus from Internet Explorer.

STEP 9: Remove a virus from Mozilla Firefox.

STEP 10: And at the end, clear your basket, temporal files, browser's cache.

DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL is related to: malicious (moderate confidence), DAPCTRL.2.5.7311.472.(20).DLL. Virustotal = 2/62 MD5 = 2D1837025F91D525C9ED0A16FF8D8532 File Size: 926352


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