What is the blingen.dll component needed for?Simply stated, a DLL file is an unnamed executable file. It cannot be directly invoked, but it can be called by any executable Windows program.
The blingen.dll process is also known as DTool or, as the case may be, DZTOOL and is a part of DTool Module. This software is produced by DTool or, as the case may be, DZTOOL (www.dztool.com). An obsolete or defective version of blingen.dll can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- DTool has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- DTool has stopped working. A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available. (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- blingen.dll has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module blingen.dll. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about blingen.dll DTool
blingen.dll is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. The file blingen.dll is found in the C:\Windows\System32 directory.
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 106,496 bytes (66% of all these files) or, as the case may be, 94,208 bytes.
This DLL file is a browser plug-in. This could mean that your Internet Explorer has been given additional useful capabilities. However, not all such plug-ins are worthwhile. Some just display advertisements or surreptitiously change your browser settings. The unique identifer of the browser plug-in is 0CB66BA8-5E1F-4963-93D1-E1D6B78F0502 or, as the case may be, 0CB67C9D-5E1F-4963-93D1-F1D3B78F0313. It is interesting to note that the file is placed in the Windows folder, even though it is not part of the operating system. This particular software does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The blingen file attaches itself to Internet Explorer, the standard Windows browser, possibly in order to monitor surfing activity. The service has no characteristics or description of its own. This is unusual. It does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. For this reason, 72% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
A blingen.dll file has a 72% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of C:\Windows. In this case, the file size is usually 122,880 bytes. It is not a Windows system file, but it is nontheless located in the C:\Windows folder. This blingen.dll process does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. As a plug-in of Windows Internet Explorer, this file has the ability to look over your shoulder as you browse the Web. The service has no characteristics or description of its own. This is unusual. The file is no part of Microsoft Windows.
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 blingen.dll. 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 blingen?
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 DTool Module
To remove DTool from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
- Click Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Look for DTool Module in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if blingen.dll (DTool) 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 DTool. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for DTool 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 blingen.dll 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.