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How to remove an zlavscan.dll error


Zlavscan.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 zlavscan.dll belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.

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Zlavscan.dll file information

The process known as zlavscan shell extension belongs to software ZoneAlarm Security Suite or ZoneAlarm or zlavscan shell extension or ZoneAlarm Anti-virus by Zone Labs (www.zonelabs.com) or Check Point Software Technologies LTD.

Description: zlavscan.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 50,928 bytes (25% of all occurrences), 50,664 bytes and 6 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/zlavscan.dll.html 
A .dll file (Dynamic Link Library) is a special type of Windows program containing functions that other programs can call. This .dll file can be injected to all running processes and can change or manipulate their behavior. The program has no visible window. The file is a Verisign signed file. The file has a digital signature. The service has no detailed description. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The file is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 44% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you encounter difficulties with zlavscan.dll, you can remove the entire program ZoneAlarm Security Suite or ZoneAlarm using Windows Control Panel.

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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as zlavscan.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the zlavscan.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.



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User Comments

Zone Alarm Anti Virus
  Jeff  
Zonealarm context menu shell extension to virus-scan a file by right-clicking
  Kender  
its a zone alarm file and it is secure
   
It is a necessary file for zone alarm software thus it's file name is derived from Zone Labs Anti-Virus SCAN or ZLAVSCAN.DLL
  6shots   (further information)
it blocks me from putting any other anti-virus program on my computer
  C. Pinckney  
I uninstalled the zone alarm software, but I can't get rid of this dll file. How can I make it go away...it's interfering with other security suite that I want to load.
  Tamarra Boren  
It Stops Explorer.exe when Right Clicking or pressing 'delete'
  BigT  
file hijacked by win32.zafi.b
  Cash  

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Summary: Average user rating of zlavscan.dll: based on 7 votes with 8 reviews.
3 users think zlavscan.dll is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. One user thinks it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user suspects danger. One user thinks zlavscan.dll is dangerous and recommend removing it. 2 users don't grade zlavscan.dll ("not sure about it").


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