How to Remove “OFF.EXE”

What is off.exe?

off.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Turn Your LCD Screens Off. It belongs to Turn Off LCD and was developed by Redmond Pie. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers write different types of malicious programs and name them as off.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with off.exe malware?       

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with off.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • off.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the off.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with off.exe malware.

How to remove off.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing off.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 Comodo Free Antivirus.

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

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 off.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 September 2008 at 9:43 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 0369cbd2d78a5e27
ed5d7861d3baff55
8d86570d
affa171fed49aeb2
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TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.De
lf.~AXA
No N/A N/A United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 99676eea815fa51d
8e875e4c8f4503fa
ef57adf8
4943184f0e93cf45
5d101e21c0885894
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable 88b46399f5e65695
56971505bf0b6ea5
26b9f987
5a738f6e32aba9df
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Backdoor.Win
32.DsBot.ai
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable f09a23182d415afc
697fa843524a592f
a206196c
8355637838eab2ec
92f3e09d424a40b6
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 March 2009 at 2:47 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 39614e743960af75
6729a1c2473efad9
a53e4b5b
773c3511849cb558
d0f29f9e5f042e0b
Yes N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable c04ba72140e8ee69
df6e70ef40b27e70
96d8b350
2484afb61458a5ee
d03e509588e798a7
Yes N/A N/A Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable f7889dec01b2f119
221f057037b3f884
d56459ef
512684f957cab814
f368c79b1f72bc9b
Yes N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable ad7600517283d5a2
7c12c35794148432
6d18b721
013d4af3c29a70b8
361ef5ca722fd3b5
Yes N/A N/A Internal Submission
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