What is safemon.dll?
safemon.dll is an dll file which belongs to the process 360 Internet Security Internet Protection which comes with the Software 360 Internet Security developed by software developer 360.cn
The .dll extension of the safemon.dll file specifies that it is a Dynamic-link library file.
Malware and viruses are also transmitted through dll files. So we must be sure before opening any unknown dll file on our computers.
We will check if the safemon.dll file is a virus or malware? Whether it should be deleted to keep your computer safe? Read more below.
Is safemon.dll safe to run? Is it a virus or malware?
Let’s check the location of this dll file to determine whether this is a legit software or a virus. The location of this file is
File Location / Danger rating : C:Program Files (x86)360Total Securitysafemon
To check whether the dll file is legit you can start the Task Manager. Then click on the columns field and add Verified Signer as one of the columns.
Now look at the Verified Signer value for safemon.dll process if it says “Unable to verify” then the file may be a virus.
|File Location||C:Program Files (x86)360Total Securitysafemon|
|Software||360 Internet Security|
If the developer of the software is legitimate then it is not a virus or malware. If the developer is not listed or seems suspicious you can remove it using the uninstall program.
How to Fix safemon.dll Errors
To fix missing safemon.dll file you can perform a system restore to restore all missing dll files on your system.
If the system restore didn’t fix the dll issue then you can run System File Checker to fix corrupt dll files on your Windows system.
How To Remove or Uninstall safemon.dll
To remove safemon.dll from your computer do the following steps one by one.
- If the dll file is a part of a software program or game then it will also have an uninstall option. Then you can run the uninstaller located at directory like C:>360.cn>360 Internet Security Internet Protection or360 Internet Security >safemon.dll_uninstall.dll
- Or the safemon.dll was installed using the Windows Installer then to uninstall it Go to System Settings and open Add Or Remove Programs Option.
- Then Search for safemon.dll or the software name 360 Internet Security in the search bar or try out the developer name 360.cn.
- Then click on it and select the Uninstall Program option to remove safemon.dll file from your computer. Now the software 360 Internet Security program along with the file safemon.dll will be removed from your computer.
I hope you were able to learn more about the safemon.dll file and how to remove it.
Let us know in the comments below if you face any other safemon.dll issues.