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What is qwdlls.exe?

The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the qwdlls.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.

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Qwdlls.exe file information

Windows Task Manager with qwdlls
Qwdlls.exe process in Windows Task Manager

The process known as Quicken Load DLLs belongs to software Quicken (version 2001 for Windows, 2002 for Windows, 98 for Windows, 2000 for Windows) or Quicken Home & Business (version 99) by Intuit (www.intuit.com).

Description: Qwdlls.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file qwdlls.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\. The file size on Windows 10/8/7/XP is 36,864 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/qwdlls.exe.html 
The program is not visible. The qwdlls.exe file is not a Windows core file. The application starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: MACHINE\User Shell Folders). Therefore the technical security rating is 50% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: You could uninstall Quicken 2001 Deluxe or Quicken Home & Business 99 software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 10/8/7).

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If qwdlls.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 50% dangerous. The file size is 36,864 bytes (80% of all occurrences) or 27,136 bytes. The program has no visible window. The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: MACHINE\User Shell Folders). The file is not a Windows system file.

Uninstalling this variant: You could uninstall Quicken 2002 Deluxe software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 10/8/7).

External information from Paul Collins:

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as qwdlls.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the qwdlls.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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Best practices for resolving qwdlls issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with qwdlls. 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.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the qwdlls.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.



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