How to remove the ddaya virus

Most antivirus programs identify ddaya.dll as malware.

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Ddaya.dll file information

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Description: Ddaya.dll is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file ddaya.dll is located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 314,784 bytes (28% of all occurrences), 272,384 bytes and 4 more variants. 
This .dll file is a Browser Helper Object (BHO) that runs automatically every time you start your web browser. BHOs are not stopped by personal firewalls, because they are identified by the firewall as part of the browser itself. BHOs are often used by adware and spyware. IDs used by this BHO include A584494F-00E8-49A9-939D-EBADC43074EC or 1ECAF7BD-6BE4-413D-8840-86662BC385BA or 8 more variants. There is no description of the program. The program is not visible. The service has no detailed description. The file is not a Windows core file. Ddaya.dll is an unknown file in the Windows folder. It is able to monitor web browsers. ddaya.dll appears to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 94% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.

Recommended: Identify ddaya.dll related errors

Important: You should check the ddaya.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. If ddaya.dll has changed your browser's search engine and start page, you can recover your browser's default settings as follows:

Reset default browser settings for Internet-Explorer ▾
  1. In Internet Explorer, press the key combination Alt + X to open the Tools menu.
  2. Click Internet options.
  3. Click the Advanced tab.
  4. Click the Reset... button.
  5. Enable the Delete personal settings option.
This will reset your Internet Explorer to its default settings. Your browser will start with the familiar start page and search engine—without popups, ads, cookies, but all browser add-ons are deleted too [1]. Make cleaning up your browser and your computer simpler and safer with Security Task Manager.


User Comments

Unable to terminate this process. Seems to be spyware. Spybot Search&Destroy is unable to deinstall this f****
  Dark Raver  
There seems to be a new strain running around. Much of what I've read still seems to hold true, but the variant I've contracted seems to self replicate A LOT. It even seems to change it's Registry key.

Summary: Average user rating of ddaya.dll: based on 2 votes with 2 user comments. 2 users think ddaya.dll is dangerous and recommend removing it. One user is not sure about it.

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Best practices for resolving ddaya issues

The following programs have also been shown useful for a deeper analysis: ASecurity Task Manager examines the active ddaya process on your computer and clearly tells you what it is doing. Malwarebytes' well-known Banti-malware tool tells you if the ddaya.dll on your computer displays annoying ads, slowing it down. This type of unwanted adware program is not considered by some antivirus software to be a virus and is therefore not marked for cleanup.

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding PC trouble. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

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