How to remove the dwme virus
Most antivirus programs identify dwme.exe as malware, e.g. Avast identifies it as Win32:Cycbot-OA [Trj], and BitDefender identifies it as Trojan.Generic.KDV.393645.
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Dwme.exe file information
The dwme.exe process itself does not contain any references to its author. However, a few interesting pieces of information are available from other sources.
Description: dwme.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 101,376 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 275,968 bytes or 273,408 bytes.
The program has a visible window. There is no description of the program. The application is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). File dwme.exe is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 42% dangerous.
Recommended: Identify dwme.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as dwme.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the dwme.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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