How to Remove “WLXPHOTOGALLERYREPAIR.EXE”

What is WLXPhotoGalleryRepair.exe?

WLXPhotoGalleryRepair.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Photo Gallery Repair and it belongs to Windows Live Photo Gallery. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of WLXPhotoGalleryRepair.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by WLXPhotoGalleryRepair.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 WLXPhotoGalleryRepair.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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Step 7: If the system is infected with WLXPhotoGalleryRepair.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove WLXPhotoGalleryRepair.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 October 2008 at 2:28 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7efbb825d32215ca
2dd67c105d5b2f9d
2320844f
3a2ccaffc03ae925
b06ccb0ca8bd8017
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 14.0.8064.
0206_ship.
wlx.w3m3
(ship)
14.0.8064 India N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 19d222bde12827b3
630d063926abb65b
87770507
a719c60ae040f4a5
47a781c34773ffe6
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 14.0.8081.
0709_ship.
wlx.w3m3
(ship)
14.0.8081 Brazil N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a7fcc6600a641254
0a9d8f7506544079
11f9d849
6e9c7a90538dfafa
6c07b14320450b12
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 14.0.8117.
0416_ship.
wlx.w3m3
(ship)
14.0.8117.
0416
Hungary N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable dd7ceb3edd08d4b5
1dfa3681b3180634
45a6510b
0c06f4df1cbf7700
90cbe0d0b8d14499
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 14.0.8117.
0416_ship.
wlx.w3m3
(ship)
14.0.8117.
0416
Turkey N/A
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22

Safe Entries

First Seen: 01 August 2008 at 11:44 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4d67316db8593468
3a42a3a58bd2fe85
b11665d4
e24d6be253f77c10
f3ad501a08f11b37
Yes 16.4.3505.
0912_ship.
client.mai
n.w5m4
(ship)
16.4.3505.
0912
37.190.76.136/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable be771c5531f5e664
0f0ee60afd9ce904
f0a9943a
29c328691a10f1cf
1ef662bc6fe6ca9b
Yes 14.0.8117.
0416_ship.
wlx.w3m3
(ship)
14.0.8117.
0416
10.224.1.59/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4d67316db8593468
3a42a3a58bd2fe85
b11665d4
e24d6be253f77c10
f3ad501a08f11b37
Yes 16.4.3505.
0912_ship.
client.mai
n.w5m4
(ship)
16.4.3505.
0912
United States
4 N/A Non-executable fbac65afdc87c4fc
26d3498661dd7a0c
3c978a44
541d306c82c44750
e39e425d168bb139
No N/A N/A 10.100.19.12/32
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