What is Alert.dll?
Alert.dll is a Windows DLL file. DLL is the abbreviation for Dynamic Link Library. DLL files are needed by programs or web browser extensions, because they contain program code, data, and resources. The following information can help you determine if Alert.dll belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.
Alert.dll file information
Description: Alert.dll is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. Alert.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 326,168 bytes (56% of all occurrences), 313,880 bytes, 326,680 bytes, 317,976 bytes or 315,416 bytes.
A .dll file (Dynamic Link Library) is a special type of Windows program containing functions that other programs can call. This .dll file can be injected to all running processes and can change or manipulate their behavior. The program has no visible window. The Alert.dll file is a Verisign signed file. The Alert.dll file is digitally signed. There is no detailed description of this service. It is not a Windows system file. The file is able to record keyboard inputs. Alert.dll is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 72% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you want to remove the program completely, go to Control Panel ⇒ Software ⇒ VIA Audio Driver Setup Program.
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