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How to remove the pptp16 virus

Most antivirus programs identify pptp16.dll as malware.
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Pptp16.dll file information

The process contains no information about its author.

Description: Pptp16.dll is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. pptp16.dll is located in a not unambiguous folder. The file size on Windows 7/XP is 0 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/pptp16.dll.html 
A .dll file (Dynamic Link Library) is a special type of Windows program containing functions that other programs can call. This .dll file can be injected to all running processes and can change or manipulate their behavior. There is no file information. The program has no visible window. The service has no detailed description. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. File is hidden. The pptp16.dll file is not a Windows system file. pptp16.dll seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 100% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.

Recommended: Identify pptp16.dll related errors

Important: You should check the pptp16.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.


User Comments

This is a trojan

Summary: Average user rating of pptp16.dll: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment.
One user thinks pptp16.dll is dangerous and recommend removing it.

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