What does the slrundll.exe file do?
The slrundll.exe process is also known as SLRunDll and is a part of Soft Modem. This software is produced by Smart Link (www.smlink.com). An obsolete or defective version of slrundll.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- SLRunDll has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- SLRunDll 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)
- slrundll.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module slrundll.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about slrundll.exe SLRunDll
slrundll.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. Slrundll.exe is found in the C:\Windows\System32 directory.
The file size is 32,866 bytes.
The original file was created by Microsoft. The file itself can therefore be considered trustworthy. The slrundll file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. This slrundll.exe process does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. For this reason, 10% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
A slrundll.exe file has a 21% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in the C:\Windows directory. In this case, the file size is usually 24,576 bytes. This slrundll program is recognizable as a window and also on the taskbar. The file does not supply any version information or other description.
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 slrundll.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 slrundll?
|This file work in relation to the sound. Test it by stop proccess, when you dial up you have no sound |
|This program gives software speaker support to your modem, which is not needed in XP |
|this program is a speaker's software which use to be necessary with Windows XP |
|I have no Process runing, called slrundll.exe - BUT if i try to delete this file, it copies itself back again!! It seems to be memory resident!! |
|I think Slrundll.exe is a trojan virus, it could be the backdoor entry for Rundll.exe. I think Slrundll.exe is a trojan virus, it could be the backdoor entry for Rundll.exe. |
|Whoever said slrundll is a trojan is right. just pay attention to your system, task manager, device managers, etc. It is everywhere running when things hang or show errors. |
Summary: 2 users judge slrundll.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. However, 2 users consider this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. For this reason, one user has already deleted slrundll.exe. source: file.net
How to uninstall Soft Modem
To remove SLRunDll 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 Soft Modem in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if slrundll.exe (SLRunDll) 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 SLRunDll. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for SLRunDll 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 slrundll.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.