How to Remove “Apntex.exe”

What is Apntex.exe?

Apntex.exe is a device software for Alps Pointing-device Driver, or an application for touchpad driver in Windows NT/2000/XP. Because it's a support program for a hardware, it is an extremely important file. Spammers tamper with the original file and let it loose on the Internet to spread the virus. When users double-click on these kind of files, the virus spreads across the system and corrupts other files, including important DLL-files.

Affected Platform: Windows

How to determine if Apntex.exe malware is present in a system?

If the system speed is lagging, or if you notice problems while booting the computer, then there is a possibility that the computer might be infected with Apntex.exe virus.

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: Check and see if Apoint.exe is taking extra CPU space than its typical capacity.

If the file's storage capacity is overbearing, it's a malware.

How to remove the Apntex.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our 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 antivirus to make the update.

Step 6: After the update is over, a quick scan is launched.

Step 7: If threats are found upon completion of scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus software will remove all malwares from your computer including the Apntex.exe virus.

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Malware Entries

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 September 2008 at 9:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
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1 Alps Electric Co., Ltd. Executable f8d1c0137f5e5d47
ae9d847981eb4590
f6026a39
09eaabec4c378c78
8e3137f0d31d0cfc
No 7.0.1.31 7.0.1.31 United States
2 Alps Electric Co., Ltd. Executable f8d1c0137f5e5d47
ae9d847981eb4590
f6026a39
09eaabec4c378c78
8e3137f0d31d0cfc
No 7.0.1.31 7.0.1.31 104.236.253.252/32
3 Alps Electric Co., Ltd. Executable 4588f135518f23ba
5651d2fe64df8d73
92606154
9d9b61af3dbdc149
0cbc508c8380510b
No 7.0.1.31 7.0.1.31 United States
4 Alps Electric Co., Ltd. Executable 1d9c723210987903
d79d5797b8e26df5
5c984af2
dfc8186972eb21f7
5e5b532194af4c3a
Yes 7.0.1.33 7.0.1.33 198.20.167.84/32
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