Mintcastnetworks.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. You can fix your mintcastnetworks.dll problem by downloading the correct mintcastnetworks.dll file. The following information can help you determine if mintcastnetworks.dll is a Windows system file or if it belongs to an application that you can trust.
Description: Mintcastnetworks.dll is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. Mintcastnetworks.dll is located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder.
The file size on Windows 10/8/7/XP is 295,736 bytes.
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 process has no file description. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program has no visible window. The service has no detailed description. The mintcastnetworks.dll file is not a Windows core file. The software can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. Therefore the technical security rating is 69% dangerous.
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If mintcastnetworks.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 54% dangerous. The file size is 1,831,424 bytes (66% of all occurrences) or 1,833,984 bytes. The program has no visible window. The mintcastnetworks.dll file is able to change the behavior of, or monitor Internet Explorer. The mintcastnetworks.dll file is not a Windows system file. Mintcastnetworks.dll is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs.
Important: Some malware also uses the file name mintcastnetworks.dll, for example Artemis!1BCB38A442F4 (detected by McAfee), and TROJ_GEN.R047C0OC717 (detected by TrendMicro). Therefore, you should check the mintcastnetworks.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. If MintCastNetworks 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 mintcastnetworks process on your computer and clearly tells you what it is doing. Malwarebytes' well-known Banti-malware tool tells you if the mintcastnetworks.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.
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.