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What does the aswRunDll.exe file do?

The aswRunDll.exe process is also known as Avast Antivirus Installer or, as the case may be, aswRunDl Application and is a part of avast! Free Antivirus or, as the case may be, Avast Antivirus. This software is produced by AVAST Software (www.avast.com). An obsolete or defective version of aswRunDll.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about aswRunDll.exe Avast Antivirus Installer

aswRunDll.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. AswRunDll.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 107,568 bytes (60% of all these files), 901,992 bytes or, as the case may be, 159,048 bytes.
The file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. This aswRunDll.exe process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. There is no internal description of the file. AswRunDll.exe is capable of Change the behavior of other applications. For this reason, 38% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

If you see this file on your hard drive or in Windows Task Manager, please make sure that it is not a malicious variant. It's a fact that many trojans try to cloak their true identity by calling themselves aswRunDll.exe. With the above information or by using tools like Security Task Manager you can determine if, in your case, the file is an undesirable variant.

What do other computer users say about aswRunDll?

The file spreads very slowly and does not often make an appearance. Therefore, feedback from other users is not yet available.

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How to uninstall avast! Free Antivirus or Avast Antivirus

To remove Avast Antivirus Installer from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate avast! Free Antivirus or Avast Antivirus in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if aswRunDll.exe (Avast Antivirus Installer) was uninstalled cleanly

After uninstalling, restart your computer. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. Be sure to check the Registry as well for remnants of Avast Antivirus Installer. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Avast Antivirus Installer or the name of the producer. Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry.

What to do if a program does not uninstall

The easiest way to remove any kind of software cleanly and accurately is to use an uninstaller tool. Because the uninstaller automatically creates a backup, there is no risk of anything going wrong.

Last but not least

If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or aswRunDll.exe is causing problems for you, a good Windows diagnostic tool may very well help. This is especially effective when it comes to older computers that have accumulated vast quantities of "garbage data" as the result of many software installs and uninstalls.

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