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 02e87c3c5d6e87b7
e573ed6931d6b02c
6dbd68f6
N/A TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.L
No 6.14.10.40
43
6.14.10.40
43
Poland N/A
4 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
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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 3f9d7948390c6514
d92838240319adff
1c354eeb
N/A No 6.14.10.40
23
6.14.10.40
23
United Kingdom
2 ATI Technologies, Inc. Executable 668e4c6473e24bf5
33cf29f0d756f62e
047941d2
N/A No 6.14.10.51
93
6.14.10.51
93
Ukraine
3 ATI Technologies, Inc. Executable 73b5a1ffffe43275
04e84de85ecee84b
b7037d9d
N/A No 6.13.10.30
19
6.13.10.30
19
Canada
4 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
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