How to remove an arcext error
The free file information forum can help you determine if arcext.dll is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
Arcext.dll file information
Description: The file arcext.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" (normally C:\Program Files\WINACE\).
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 166,912 bytes (58% of all occurrences), 165,888 bytes and 5 more variants.
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 is not visible. There is no detailed description of this service. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. File arcext.dll is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 66% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You can also do the following:
- go to the support area of the Winace website
- verify that you have installed the latest version
- remove the entire program WinAce Archiver at mailto:techsupport or WinAce Archiver using Windows Control Panel
Recommended: Identify arcext.dll related errors
If arcext.dll is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 66% dangerous. The file size is 166,912 bytes (50% of all occurrences), 165,888 bytes, 163,328 bytes or 112,640 bytes.
It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program has no visible window. There is no detailed description of this service. The file is not a Windows system file.
You can also remove the entire program WinAce Archiver using Windows Control Panel.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as arcext.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the arcext.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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