What is RunDLL Error Message/Background Container.dll?
RunDLL Error Message/Background Container.dll is a notification that you see on your screen if you have recently uninstalled a Conduit program. RunDLL file is a legitimate file that is used to load dynamic link library modules. The modules that it loads can be malicious. In this case the notification that you are prompted with warns you that the removal of a certain program was not completed successfully and some of the registry keys may have been left behind.
If you have recently uninstall Freshy Toolbar, AppMarket Toolbar, Freecorder Toolbar or some other Conduit application you already know which program to blame. In order to get rid of RunDLL Error Message/Background Container.dll you need to properly remove Conduit software.
Why do I see RunDLL Error Message/Background Container.dll?
If you want to know why you see RunDLL Error Message/Background Container.dll you should be aware of the fact that dynamic link library files are used in various programs and this file in particular was installed when you acquired a Conduit application. Conduit software is usually classified as potentially unwanted. Potentially unwanted programs are not malicious which means you can remove them manually which is probably what you did. Now with the program gone, when a scheduled task tries to load Background Container.dll and can not find it you see RunDLL Error Message which looks like this:
“There was a problem starting
The specified module could not be found.”
Conduit programs are not useful in any way so it is not surprising that you tried to delete one. Keeping potentially unwanted applications on your PC is never advisable as they may lead you to corrupted websites harboring malware or fake lotteries. They will also constantly bother you with unnecessary pop-up ads, banners and sponsored links.
How to remove RunDLL Error Message/Background Container.dll?
One way to uninstall RunDLL Error Message/Background Container.dll is to delete it from scheduled tasks. You need to access Control Panel via Start menu and click on Administrative Tools. Then access Task Scheduler and select Task Scheduler Library. Right-click on the BackgroundContainer task and click Delete. Afterwards, you should restart your computer. If this does not work, you should try and delete Conduit program once more. You can use the instructions below to do that. If that fails too, employ a powerful malware removal tool that will detect and delete RunDLL Error Message/Background Container.dll as well as other infections that may be on your PC.
Uninstall Conduit software
- Open Start menu
- Click on the Control Panel
- Select Add or remove program
- Pick the Conduit application
- Click Remove
Windows 7 and Vista
- Click Start
- Go to Control Panel
- Select Uninstall a program
- Right-click the unwanted app
- Select Uninstall
- Mover cursor to the bottom right
- Click on Settings
- Select Control Panel
- Open Uninstall a program
- Delete the unwanted software.
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