starware.dll - Is starware.dll trojan, malware, or a virus?
Process or task name:
Always double check your task spelling if you are concerned about spyware or viruses, as often they use similiar spelling for these windows processes and tasks: starware.dll
Dll program - Files that have a dll extension are called modules/functions or programs loaded into memory.
Purpose of this file:
Starware.dll is a file which was most likely installed with additional software. The file location is also listed below, and should always be verified as spyware writers will often use the same named file or like named files and just locate them elsewhere in attempts to fool you. This goes by the name adware.startware. This is a browser helper object that creates a search bar on your browser and also shows ads in your browser. This is considered adware.
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What is the starware.dll location, where is it stored on my computer?
You can find this file on your drive at C:\Program Files\Starware\bin\Starware.dll
Is starware.dll spyware?
No, this windows task is not spyware.
Is this software task considered adware or malware?
Yes. This is advertising related, so it is considered adware and may be causing popup windows on your computer.
Is starware.dll considered a virus or trojan?
No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.
Would you recommend that I remove starware.dll?
Yes, I would remove starware.dll if it was on my computer. If you wish to do this, and you get an error message because you cannot access it, you should first terminate the task in your tasklist and then attempt to add it to your recycle bin again.
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