What is cfgnm.dll and how to fix cfgnm.dll ?

What is cfgnm.dll file ?


Most antivirus programs identify cfgnm.dll as malware.

Follow steps bellow to try fix the problem with cfgnm.dll

1. Use cleanmgr

To run the command cleanmgr :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box , followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command cleanmgr and press Enter.

2. Use sfc /scannow

To run the command sfc /scannow :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command sfc /scannow and press Enter.

3. uninstalling programs :

To uninstall unnecessary programs :
Open the Start menu (Press Windows key + X) .
Click the first menu item Programs and Features.
Search unnecessary programs in the list of installed programs, .
Click the software you want to uninstall.

4. using msconfig

To run the command msconfig :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command msconfig and press Enter.

5. Automatic Update

To run the command wuauclt /ShowWindowsUpdate:
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command wuauclt /ShowWindowsUpdate and press Enter.

6. Use resmon command

To run the command resmon :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command resmon and press Enter.

7. use DISM.exe

To run the command DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth :
Press Windows key + Q.
Enter cmd in search box, followed by the combination Ctrl + Shift + Enter to run it as Administrator.
Enter the command DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth and press Enter.


cfgnm.dll descriptions


Cfgnm.dll is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. Cfgnm.dll is located in the C:WindowsSystem32 folder.;Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 168,096 bytes (16% of all occurrences), 161,612 bytes and 4 more variants.;The service can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs.;The cfgnm.dll file is a file with no information about its developer. The program is not visible. The application is a hidden stealth process. The cfgnm.dll file is not a Windows system file.;Therefore the technical security rating is 95% dangerous.