Some anti-malware programs classify ltie.dll as a harmful extension to Internet Explorer: for instance Generic.dx!sac (detected by McAfee), and Trojan.Agent.BHO.AS (detected by BitDefender). Add-ons like this can display ads, slow down your computer and cause various other errors. If you can't remember installing the associated LTIE software, it's no surprise. In most cases, this kind of adware is installed on the side when you install a freeware product like a Youtube Downloader or a PDF Converter. In the following selection, you can read more about LTIE and how to get rid of it.
Description: Ltie.dll is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. Ltie.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 229,376 bytes (57% of all occurrences), 221,696 bytes or 220,672 bytes.
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 905502AB-1987-46cd-9EC5-42B1E087D319 or BE8A4424-DC23-4493-A04D-AC20AD8EEBC2 or 0B5823C1-EEEB-423f-9039-8E776B99F8B3. There is no information about the author of the file. The program has no visible window. Ltie.dll is able to monitor web browsers. The service has no detailed description. Ltie.dll is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 84% dangerous.
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Important: Some malware also uses the file name ltie.dll, for example Generic.dx!sac (detected by McAfee), and Trojan.Agent.BHO.AS (detected by BitDefender). Therefore, you should check the ltie.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. If LTIE 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 ▾
The following programs have also been shown useful for a deeper analysis: ASecurity Task Manager examines the active ltie process on your computer and clearly tells you what it is doing. Malwarebytes' well-known Banti-malware tool tells you if the ltie.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.