How to Remove “PARTMANFREE.EXE”

What is PARTMANFREE.EXE?


Originally developed by  Lsoft Technologies Inc, PARTMANFREE.EXE is a legitimate file process. This process is known as Active@ Partition Manager and it belongs to Active@ Partition Manager. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. PARTMANFREE.EXE virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after PARTMANFREE.EXE with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


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


If your system is affected by PARTMANFREE.EXE malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:
  • PARTMANFREE.EXE occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites
To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove PARTMANFREE.EXE malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove PARTMANFREE.EXE and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:
  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.
The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.
Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 18 January 2011 at 2:17 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable b35f0a489d626489
de55f0cff74409b6
83539ec0
13d57a76ecc65673
22da316f7be10d5c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 3,
012
7, 0, 2, 0 Russian Federation N/A
2 N/A Executable 8587f62f8fe3a772
153feab333dfb101
72e2b0f6
2a87f48afce7b599
325109a55b244a96
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 3,
012
7, 0, 2, 0 India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 July 2009 at 8:52 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 9df735bf0feed325
ef0b1d8aff0a3e2c
02091b16
9beed499fbf7b48e
1e6b9b42e7624098
Yes 1, 0, 3,
009
7, 0, 2, 0 Canada
2 N/A Executable b8852befba944431
04c7d72b69110ade
86643f0b
d0cc7ece6d75516a
7d2491905074c5c1
Yes 1, 0, 3,
012
7, 0, 2, 0 Poland
3 N/A Executable 9df735bf0feed325
ef0b1d8aff0a3e2c
02091b16
9beed499fbf7b48e
1e6b9b42e7624098
Yes 1, 0, 3,
009
7, 0, 2, 0 Czech Republic
4 N/A Executable 1be2cc9ae68a441e
3edd65e3dd5ea8aa
48fafe9d
9cd6d24a4828c8b0
a944c25afc3699b3
Yes 1, 0, 2,
012
7, 0, 2, 0 Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
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  • 32 items per page
 
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