Background Container.dll or RunDLL Error Message

Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message Removal Guide

Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message is a pop-up that you may see on your PC after you have deleted a Conduit program. If you had PConverter, Conduit browser plugin, AppMarket Toolbar or some other Conduit program and chose to get rid of it, it is highly likely that you did not remove all registry entries and that is why Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message keeps appearing on your screen.

RunDLL Error Message

Download Removal Toolto remove Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message

What is Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message?

RunDLL files are used in all Windows systems. They load dynamic link library files. Basically, they are the reason you can run certain programs. This message appears when Windows tries to run a deleted file that is linked to a scheduled task:

There was a problem starting
The specified module could not be found.”

If you want to get rid of Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message you need to delete the scheduled task. Here are the instructions on how to do that:

  1. Access Control Panel via Start menu
  2. Select Administrative Tools
  3. Go to Task Scheduler
  4. Select Task Scheduler Library
  5. Right-click on BackgroundContainer
  6. Choose Delete
  7. Restart you PC

However, you should still delete all files associated with Conduit programs. Although these programs are not malware themselves, they can make it easier for malicious software to gain access to your computer and they are usually bundled with unwanted applications.

How to remove Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message?

As it has already been mentioned, the reason you see Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message is because a Conduit program was not completely removed from your PC. However, if you did not attempt to delete a Conduit program from your computer and you still see Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message it means that the program was installed with certain errors. You can either reinstall the program or delete it. We recommend the second option. That way you will be able to get rid of Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message for good.

To remove a Conduit program you can use a reliable malware removal tool such as SpyHunter. It will detect the unwanted program and delete all of its components thus ensuring Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message removal.  You can also try removing the unwanted program manually by using the instructions provided below. Although if you have already had troubles safely terminating a Conduit program you should probably choose automatic removal instead.

Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message removal

Windows XP

  1. Click on Start
  2. Go to Control Panel
  3. Choose Add or Remove Programs
  4. Remove the Conduit program

Windows 7 and Windows Vista

  1. Open Start menu and access Control Panel
  2. Click on Uninstall a program
  3. Right-click on the unwanted Conduit program
  4. Select Uninstall

Windows 8

  1. Right-click on Metro UI menu
  2. Select All apps
  3. Access Control Panel
  4. Click Uninstall a program
  5. Right-click the Conduit program
  6. Select Uninstall

Download Removal Toolto remove Background Container.dll/RunDLL Error Message


This site provides reliable information about the latest computer security threats including spyware, adware, browser hijackers, Trojans and other malicious software. We do NOT host or promote any malware (malicious software). We just want to draw your attention to the latest viruses, infections and other malware-related issues. The mission of this blog is to inform people about already existing and newly discovered security threats and to provide assistance in resolving computer problems caused by malware.

Leave a Reply