How to Remove “QLBPRES.EXE”

What is QLBPRES.EXE?

QLBPRES.EXE is a legitimate file. This process is known as Presentation Action. It belongs to HP Quick Launch Buttons and was developed by Hewlett-Packard Company. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers write different types of malicious programs and name them as QLBPRES.EXE to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with QLBPRES.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 QLBPRES.EXE malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • QLBPRES.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 QLBPRES.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 QLBPRES.EXE malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing QLBPRES.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 QLBPRES.EXE malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 July 2008 at 12:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Hewlett-Packard Company Executable 065856d1ca873b85
940ae07a15383754
2b4db347
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 6, 1, 1, 1 6, 1, 1, 1 Brazil N/A
2 Hewlett-Packard Company Executable 3001000873d5f602
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3fa8c698
5715960d1654b3f7
760d84636f12c23d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.AE
No 6, 0, 4, 1 6, 0, 4, 1 Poland N/A
3 Hewlett-Packard Company Executable 9ae3a49aa06de739
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deda73f4d5c347c8
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6, 0, 4, 1 6, 0, 4, 1 Russian Federation N/A
4 Hewlett-Packard Company Executable c080e701f1c4d6a1
02f37f70e049f123
d3b741a8
bb42f78ec9a2b193
363731157d881f45
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6, 1, 1, 1 6, 1, 1, 1 India N/A
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32

Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 12:59 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Hewlett-Packard Company Executable fc08a623b6c8510d
e793c76a6cd8e595
db675652
N/A No 6, 1, 1, 1 6, 1, 1, 1 United States
2 Hewlett-Packard Company Executable b7fabf92de5ef33c
b9bc3a749773663e
ca3995eb
d9247d6c86e57dc4
fc12a0f5ddd45444
Yes 6, 5, 3, 1 6, 5, 3, 1 Czech Republic
3 Hewlett-Packard Company Executable 8d0ad032926ccf07
0016e5ddc756997d
ae48394e
N/A No 6, 0, 5, 3 6, 0, 5, 3 Greece
4 Hewlett-Packard Company Executable 701b0dce2977e7e6
1217a18ba95a9bbf
52de6ba1
830cb324786030d7
73f429ff9b4393d9
No 6, 2, 1, 4 6, 2, 1, 4 Brazil
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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