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What does the dnsbasic.exe file do?

The dnsbasic.exe process is also known as DnsBasic Service and is a part of DnsBasic. This software is produced by unknown. An obsolete or defective version of dnsbasic.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 dnsbasic.exe DnsBasic service

dnsbasic.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. Dnsbasic.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". The file size is 22,528 bytes.
It is the DnsBasic service: Update and control for DnsBasic.
You can end this service, pause it, or restart it by going to System and Security/Administrative Tools/Services in Control Panel. The service does not run under your user account. The file has none of the usual file information, such as version number, etc. This dnsbasic program does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The dnsbasic file is no part of Microsoft Windows. It is unusual for the service not to provide any indication of how and why it is required. For this reason, 62% 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 dnsbasic.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 dnsbasic?

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 DnsBasic

To remove DnsBasic service 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 DnsBasic in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if dnsbasic.exe (DnsBasic service) 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 DnsBasic service. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for DnsBasic service 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 dnsbasic.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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