mdscan.dll

Process name: Norton Utilities for Windows

Application using this process: Norton Utilities for Windows


mdscan.dll

Process name: Norton Utilities for Windows

Application using this process: Norton Utilities for Windows


mdscan.dll


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Process name: Norton Utilities for Windows

Application using this process: Norton Utilities for Windows

Recommended: Scan your system for invalid registry entries.

What is mdscan.dll doing on my computer?

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Non-system processes like mdscan.dll originate from software you installed on your system. Since most applications store data in your system's registry, it is likely that over time your registry suffers fragmentation and accumulates invalid entries which can affect your PC's performance. It is recommended that you check your registry to identify slowdown issues.
mdscan.dll

In order to ensure your files and data are not lost, be sure to back up your files online. Using a cloud backup service will allow you to safely secure all your digital files. This will also enable you to access any of your files, at any time, on any device.

Is mdscan.dll harmful?

mdscan.dll is unrated

Can I stop or remove mdscan.dll?

Most non-system processes that are running can be stopped because they are not involved in running your operating system. Scan your system now to identify unused processes that are using up valuable resources. mdscan.dll is used by 'Norton Utilities for Windows'.This is an application created by 'Symantec Corporation'. To stop mdscan.dll permanently uninstall 'Norton Utilities for Windows' from your system. Uninstalling applications can leave invalid registry entries, accumulating over time. Run a free scan to find out how to optimize software and system performance.

Is mdscan.dll CPU intensive?

This process is not considered CPU intensive. However, running too many processes on your system may affect your PC’s performance. To reduce system overload, you can use the Microsoft System Configuration Utility to manually find and disable processes that launch upon start-up. Alternatively, download PC Mechanic to automatically scan and identify any PC issues.

Why is mdscan.dll giving me errors?

Process related issues are usually related to problems encountered by the application that runs it. A safe way to stop these errors is to uninstall the application and run a system scan to automatically identify any PC issues.







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