1. Joined : Jun 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10 Enterprise 64Bit
       24 Jun 2016 #1

    Rundll32.exe Problem


    Hi Everybody
    as the title shows i want to completely block Windows Host Processes (Rundll32.exe) from being executed and i am very consistent to do so
    because its swallowing my cpu all the time
    and im sure that its not a virus it just a droll and useless windows process
    so how can i block that pig?
    cheers
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  2. Joined : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 12,895
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       25 Jun 2016 #2

    sanctuary said: View Post
    Hi Everybody
    as the title shows i want to completely block Windows Host Processes (Rundll32.exe) from being executed and i am very consistent to do so
    because its swallowing my cpu all the time
    and im sure that its not a virus it just a droll and useless windows process
    so how can i block that pig?
    cheers
    Don't even think of it
    That's the executable responsible for running other Dynamic Links Libraries and placing them into memory.
    Read this: What is rundll32.exe And Why Is It Running?
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  3. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 654
    Windows 7
       25 Jun 2016 #3

    Rundll32.exe is a critical Windows process. The article linked to by Cliff S shows how to disable a specific instance of it, not the process in general. If all instances of the Rundll32.exe process could be prevented from starting your OS would be crippled.
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  4. Joined : Oct 2014
    Trnava
    Posts : 1,713
    Windows Home x64
       25 Jun 2016 #4

    Check startup items, there should be no Rundll32 entries. Disable them, if there are any.
    CCleaner has a good startup manager for startup items as well as for scheduled tasks.
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