English | Deutsch


How to remove an iefdm2.dll error


Iefdm2.dll is a Windows DLL file. DLL is the abbreviation for Dynamic Link Library. DLL files are needed by programs or web browser extensions, because they contain program code, data, and resources. The following information can help you determine if iefdm2.dll belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.

Click to Run a Free Scan for iefdm2.dll related errors


Iefdm2.dll file information

The process known as iefdm2.dll belongs to software Free Download Manager (version 2.5, 3.0 - Prime Time, 3.5 RC, 3.8 RC1, 3.8 RC3, 3.8 Bittorrent, 3.8 RC2, 3.8 RC4, 3.7 RC1, 3.0 Bittorrent, 3.0 Uploads plugin) or HughesNet Download Manager or Download-Manager or Sophos Anti-Rootkit or FDM or Fraps by FreeDownloadManager.ORG (www.freedownloadmanager.org).

Description: iefdm2.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of C:\Windows or in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 98,304 bytes (37% of all occurrences), 94,208 bytes and 11 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/iefdm2.dll.html 
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 CC59E0F9-7E43-44FA-9FAA-8377850BF205. The software has no file description. The program has no visible window. The iefdm2.dll file is able to monitor Internet browsers. The service has no detailed description. The iefdm2.dll file is not a Windows core file. Iefdm2.dll is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 80% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If problems with Free Download Manager come up, you can also do the following:
  1) completely remove it (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs)
  2) use the software provider’s support
  3) find out if there is a newer version available.

Recommended: Identify iefdm2.dll related errors

If iefdm2.dll is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 81% dangerous. The file size is 98,304 bytes (42% of all occurrences), 94,208 bytes, 90,112 bytes or 231,424 bytes. There is no information about the author of the file. The program is not visible. It is able to change the behavior or monitor Internet Explorer. There is no detailed description of this service. The iefdm2.dll file is not a Windows system file. Iefdm2.dll is able to record inputs.

If iefdm2.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 79% dangerous. The file size is 98,304 bytes (42% of all occurrences), 90,112 bytes, 231,424 bytes, 94,208 bytes or 365,056 bytes. The application has no file description. The program is not visible. The file is able to change the behavior or monitor Internet Explorer. There is no detailed description of this service. It is not a Windows core file. Iefdm2.dll is able to record inputs.

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as iefdm2.dll. Therefore, you should check the iefdm2.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.



Score

User Comments

Downloadmanager
   
FDM monitoring plugin, aloowing taking over the download process
  Mk  
Browser Helper Object for Free Download Manager (if you use FDM I recommend you leave it alone)
  Amphion  
Part of Free Download Manager
  -tk-  
BHO extension for Internet explorer, part of Free Download Manager
  Morkai_bde  
used by free download manager
  Mr spok  
To do with FreeDownloadManager http://www.freedownloadmanager.org/ (really good application to make the most of a large download speed on rubbish servers)
  Professa   (further information)
Internet Explorer integration of Free Download Manager. Not dangerous.
  Javier  
More comments can be found here:
    (further information)

Rating chart

Summary: Average user rating of iefdm2.dll: based on 41 votes with 9 reviews.
28 users think iefdm2.dll is essential for Windows or an installed application. 3 users think it's probably harmless. 6 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user suspects danger. 3 users think iefdm2.dll is dangerous and recommend removing it. 6 users don't grade iefdm2.dll ("not sure about it").


Do you have additional information?
What do you know about iefdm2.dll: 
How do you rate it: 
Link for more info's: 
Your Name: 


Iefdm2 scanner


Security Task Manager shows all running Windows tasks including embedded hidden functions (e.g. keyboard or browser monitoring, autostart entry). A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware, keylogger or a Trojan.

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, trojans, keyloggers, malware and tracking threats from your hard disk. Ideal supplement to Security Task Manager.

SpeedUpMyPC scans, cleans, repairs and optimizes your computer.


Other processes


iefdm2.dll [all]