yt.dll - Is yt.dll trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is yt.dll?
Purpose of yt.dll:



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: yt.dll

File type:
Dll program - Files that have a dll extension are called modules/functions or programs loaded into memory.

Purpose of this file:
Yt.dll is software program that was most likely installed by you on your computer. I have listed the exact disk location for you below, so you can help identify that this program is not spyware, always verify the file is in the proper location as the folder location is shown below. This yt.dll software is part of the Yahoo companion software, and it is a BHO that runs in your web browser. This will appear on your computer if you install Yahoo IM and choose all default options. This is also why I don't just take the defaults when installing software as sometimes it puts extra stuff on your computer. This file is considered safe and is not considered spyware, virus, or adware related software. Visit yt.dll for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the yt.dll location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found at: C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn2\yt.dll


  • Is yt.dll spyware?
        No, this windows task is not spyware.

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        No, this windows task is not popup or adware related software.

  • Is yt.dll considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove yt.dll?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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