How to remove the dl virus
Most antivirus programs identify dl.exe as malware, for instance Symantec identifies it as Downloader, and TrendMicro identifies it as TROJ_AGENT.AHXG.
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Dl.exe file information
Description: The file dl.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 28,672 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 46,130 bytes.
There is no description of the program. The program has no visible window. The dl.exe file is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 55% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
In case you experience problems using dl.exe, you can completely remove Weather Watcher (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs).
Recommended: Identify dl.exe related errors
If dl.exe is located in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder, the security rating is 70% dangerous. The file size is 163,840 bytes. There is no file information. The program has no visible window. The software listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. It is not a Windows core file.
Important: You should check the dl.exe 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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