How to remove the gencrawler_gc virus
Most antivirus programs identify gencrawler_gc.dll as malware.
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Gencrawler_gc.dll file information
Description: gencrawler_gc.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings" or sometimes in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 431,104 bytes (50% of all occurrences), 428,544 bytes or 437,376 bytes.
This .dll file is a Browser Helper Object (BHO) that runs automatically every time you start your Internet browser. BHOs are not stopped by personal firewalls, because they are identified by the firewall as your browser itself. BHOs are often used by adware and spyware. IDs used by this BHO are CA4520F3-AE13-4FB1-A513-58E23991C86D. Gencrawler_gc.dll is a file without information about the developer of this file. The program is not visible. The gencrawler_gc.dll file is able to monitor Internet browsers. There is no detailed description of this service. Gencrawler_gc.dll is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 80% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you have any problems with gencrawler_gc.dll, you can uninstall the associated program
Recommended: Identify gencrawler_gc.dll related errors
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