How to Remove “ATIPTAXX.EXE”

What is ATIPTAXX.EXE?

ATIPTAXX.EXE is a legitimate file. This process is known as ATI Desktop Control Panel. It belongs to software ATI Desktop Component and was developed by Microsoft Office Professional.  It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as ATIPTAXX.EXE to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with ATIPTAXX.EXE malware?       

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with ATIPTAXX.EXE  malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the ATIPTAXX.EXE  file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the ATIPTAXX.EXE  and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Program Files files then the system is not affected by ATIPTAXX.EXE , if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by ATIPTAXX.EXE malware.

How to remove ATIPTAXX.EXE malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing ATIPTAXX.EXE file on your computer with a different version procured from the Internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove ATIPTAXX.EXE malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 June 2008 at 11:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ATI Technologies, Inc. Executable 01a5448126ea3c9c
e00759604c33b37e
ca77b8bf
ea0ac0840726a40a
c170da7aff03918f
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 6.14.10.51
73
6.14.10.51
73
Italy N/A
2 ATI Technologies, Inc. Executable b65f728762a2afe6
262d699937134ab1
bfa0e77f
e7b42fef71efaf61
dfb6f14b6418b8f7
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 4.11.2446 N/A 105.155.183.28/32 N/A
3 ATI Technologies, Inc. Executable 03efcf0f0cfd4a81
174e2159fc998c01
887d2ebf
101d00b7310e9a8b
141ccd43a1ae96f3
Virus.Win32.
Sality.K
No 6.14.10.51
83
6.14.10.51
83
Poland N/A
4 ATI Technologies, Inc. Executable 30c7d1a28607ae5e
dc313a26bb0de7cc
cf5277f3
f0d9e9ad4662f268
603d6cbe70f8f414
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.14.10.51
60
6.14.10.51
60
Turkey N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 4:47 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ATI Technologies, Inc. Executable bfae25ac435dbbf9
4167cc53a482c65f
b33388d9
ad5e2b5e51308d95
590fd8c2a383b484
No 6.14.10.51
94
6.14.10.51
94
10.100.130.251/32
2 ATI Technologies, Inc. Executable cc29481931d20a2d
f995b1c12fde3adb
f565dcad
5ceee2886824370a
0a44e220cfaf311d
No 6.14.10.51
25
6.14.10.51
25
Czech Republic
3 ATI Technologies, Inc. Executable a74b6854ae16e027
d0e1305355964f69
01fafc0d
5e1872f8523fa092
c1f5d235f0a91f4d
No 6.14.10.51
93
6.14.10.51
93
104.236.253.252/32
4 ATI Technologies, Inc. Executable f6f6d4e2de83dec4
4354509f6b7df51c
6f7f531c
755750ec06ed1649
d83ab6df7bba6516
No 6.14.10.51
83
6.14.10.51
83
United States
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