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How to get rid of the ld12 Virus

Sometimes the ld12 file may cloak a virus, such as Symantec found Trojan.FakeAV or, as the case may be, AntiVirus2008, as well as TrendMicro found WORM_KOOBFACE.KD or, as the case may be, TROJ_FAKEAV.BLU. If your anti-virus software does not detect a virus, try using a supplementary free Anti-Malware scanner.

Other problems with ld12.exe

The ld12.exe process is also known as ld12.exe and is a part of Adobe Photoshop. This software is produced by unknown. An obsolete or defective version of ld12.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 ld12.exe ld12.exe

ld12.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. The file ld12.exe is found in the C:\Windows directory or sometimes in a subdirectory of C:\. Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 25,600 bytes (16% of all these files), 28,672 bytes as well as 10 other variants.
This file has none of the usual file information, such as version number, etc. When Windows starts, this process is automatically started at the same time (Registry: MACHINE\Run). The ld12 file is not part of the Windows operating system. The file can be found in the Windows folder; however, it is not a Windows system file. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. For this reason, 71% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

Attention: If you find ld12.exe on your computer, please scan it with an anti-virus product. If your anti-virus software does not recognize it as being harmful, then please make sure that you have the latest update of the signature file, or check the file online. For this option, you may want to use Security Task Manager. Here, click on the process with the right mouse button and send the file to an online virus scanner.

What do other computer users say about ld12?

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 Adobe Photoshop

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To remove ld12.exe from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Look for Adobe Photoshop in the list of available programs.
  5. Click Uninstall.

How to tell if ld12.exe (ld12.exe) 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 ld12.exe. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for ld12.exe 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 ld12.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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