How to Remove “SNAPVIEW.EXE”

What is SNAPVIEW.EXE?

SNAPVIEW.EXE is a legitimate file. This process is known as Microsoft Office Access Snapshot. It belongs to Microsoft Office 2003 and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as SNAPVIEW.EXE to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • SNAPVIEW.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 SNAPVIEW.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 SNAPVIEW.EXE malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 November 2011 at 3:53 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c6b31c19591e37e0
05348e15f31acc8b
9ebd4370
6d2a7bae567b267b
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 11.0.5510 11.0.5510 Iraq N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5371ed2a5efd351b
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4262fc5e
dbfe39d5bfd5c886
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 11.0.5510 11.0.5510 Slovakia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 160203a6d5647211
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1f891ed2
3ffae0baaa921590
3976b7b0c8e5ba5a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 11.0.5510 11.0.5510 Bulgaria N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable d6ef4c15fa147450
6cfdfc35aed9b657
8a5fa175
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eefb6fd9837ae144
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 11.0.5510 11.0.5510 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 6:57 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1c70f9fae3d554d2
6fdfce1d2a889028
3ed434ff
60eb671fdd6f0dca
d60b0e5bf4f070d1
Yes 10.0.2605 10.0.2605 United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable b5fd84d259c75191
2bbc3e84b35f8a86
d545a7d3
ac8b7bcdce8b3e75
11044500ec3ea489
Yes 11.0.8164 11.0.8164 France
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6166b4ddd8767942
6276aba45cdf587f
c416558e
c1a69be6ea04f264
9f21341abf32dd34
No 10.0.4622 10.0.4622 Taiwan
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e17e2cc812bcca7d
654678e3cedfb37e
4bbef266
024b36a12a7e99f1
1c622c48e268ecf4
Yes 11.0.8164 11.0.8164 Russian Federation
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