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

What is himym.dll file ?


Most antivirus programs identify HIMYM.dll as malware—for example Microsoft identifies it as PWS:Win32/Prast!rts or PWS:Win32/Wowsteal.BC, and Symantec identifies it as Infostealer.Onlinegame or Trojan.Gen.2.

Follow steps bellow to try fix the problem with himym.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.


himym.dll descriptions


HIMYM.dll is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file HIMYM.dll is located in the Windows folder for temporary files or sometimes in a subfolder of C:Windows.;Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 69,632 bytes (50% of all occurrences), 66,048 bytes or 110,592 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 program is not visible. There is no detailed description of this service. The software starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: Run, DEFAULTRun, AppInit_DLLs).;The HIMYM.dll file is able to record keyboard inputs. It is not a Windows system file.;HIMYM.dll is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs.;Therefore the technical security rating is 99% dangerous.