How to Remove “NOTEPAD.EXE”

What is Notepad.exe?


Notepad.exe is a legitimate file. It is a small application of Microsoft OS and it belongs to Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\windows\System 32\notepad.exe. Notepad.exe is a very popular file name, so the malware programmers or cyber criminials write the malicious programs and name it as notepad.exe an spread infection via internet to damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected OS/Platform: Windows
 

How to find if the system is affected by Notepad.exe malware?

 
When the system performance is very low or if you are redirect to strange websites or if you are getting annoying popup ads or if your Internet connection fluctuation is high then the system might be affected by notepad.exe malware.  To confirm that go to the task manager by pressing the combination of keys  ctrl+alt+del and  go to the process tab and right click on the notepad.exe process and open the location see if the file is located in  C:\windows\System 32\notepad.exe, if so then the system is not affected by notepad.exe, if the file is located somewhere else then system is affected by notepad.exe malware.
 
 
How to remove the Notepad.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?
 
Step 1: Download Comodo's Internet Security.
 
Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration type you would like to apply.
 
Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.
 
Step 4: Restart your PC.
 
Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the software for virus protection.
 
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 the Notepad.exe  virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

Safe Entries
First Seen: 05 August 2021 at 4:34 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 26141f58bac31b6c
aea7881f51445a11
62fb0bf4
312f41445434f39f
75496e152cbebfab
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
154.237.218.247/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5b89db5ff100c959
45ca7cdd50a550b5
bacdf841
ad7d0a463a3b2dac
dd3c62a173ed995f
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
154.177.25.134/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f2b6ae9046db964e
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f701a2d1
8860a7a4370b70b9
b94b3d47630a4452
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
8917
(win7sp1_g
dr.150709-
0600)
6.1.7601.1
8917
Indonesia N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9ab838b07eaecc17
5f2191ea8ae8c5f8
6b9d2a97
284ae8d5d9b951c3
0f94bab3b52986c5
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Philippines N/A
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Safe Entries

Safe Entries
First Seen: 24 August 2021 at 11:22 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable a9e517972c1e2025
6b173bdbc2525908
11f01897
d15fb7bdc66ce4e3
29430a1a7e75c714
No N/A N/A India
2 N/A Executable 53ccf8f419a0f086
aae47f4131a82a25
f35b291f
7e035fb8f7465e28
800f3427112d6d3a
No N/A N/A 10.100.71.103/32
3 N/A Executable d67d6e59d06d4265
a70332bd5c0ecded
59ff2a35
a1cd62ed9bc7c333
3e91f62d81008b9a
No N/A N/A United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable f156ab35d2ca6cf7
e54a16facc1429bf
00dc6dae
dc65a5d2046fc8d3
3878cebab6968eee
No 10.0.22000
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.22000
.1
United States
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