How to Remove “CLIStart.exe”

What is CLIStart.exe?

CLIStart.exe is a not a core Windows file; it stands for Catalyst Control Center Launcher. This type of file is mainly used for controlling the graphic card function and other graphic settings. If you do not use the graphic card function, you can delete the CLIStart.exe process from your computer. On the other hand, CLIStart.exe is a must-have file for PC gamers and users who depend heavily on graphic card functionality.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if a computer is affected by CLIStart.exe malware?

CLIStart.exe file is not location-specific by default; it might be stored anywhere in a computer based on your preference. Take the following steps to determine if your computer is a victim of CLIStart.exe malware:

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

Step 2: Right click on the CLIStart.exe process to check the file location.

Step 3: If the file is located at an address chosen by you, it's less likely that your computer is affected by CLIStart.exe virus. However, if you notice that your computer is struggling with its processing speed, and discover that CLIStart.exe is stored somewhere else than your preferred location, you should use a good antivirus program to immediately get rid of the CLIStart.exe malware.

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

Step l: 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 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 the CLIStart.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 10 February 2011 at 8:03 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable 1316fbdfc756e80b
7130edaaa98f1a1b
4b181aca
3d868469162eae12
c604e28af07a0bb5
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 3.5.0.0 3.5.0.0 154.124.76.226/32 N/A
2 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable a593d830955ec593
237a8faf8b5de8a3
854e3039
376eca812f69ba19
9fb1103c9d4eb2da
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 3.5.0.0 3.5.0.0 Pakistan N/A
3 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable 8759de4edda2008f
1f79ce5216b67f7a
e948e8ca
84ceb4823dc03d15
6b2da82550cd4aeb
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Egypt N/A
4 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable cdc33d89e55b549c
06ab33efda34e5b5
f1db10cc
b4671185d3a7a552
d7270713a9f2a0f8
Virus.Win32.
Kate.B
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 China N/A
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64

Safe Entries

First Seen: 28 August 2008 at 6:10 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable 8fb9b02c2ccffd25
8c339378a60f18d1
4cc23009
91b1a3be41b52ec5
a573e8d00182aa89
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Germany
2 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable a21c90ec3fd82350
7c47b250edb73402
9fcf2b36
4cd463ef28d7345e
bfd123d407712d02
Yes 3.5.0.0 3.5.0.0 Czech Republic
3 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable 444e8ff91b7de340
95630d1f8b1bdad6
a922a2d5
84bceab0fa87f0fa
1288d9721a082eae
No 3.5.0.0 3.5.0.0 Poland
4 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable 8fb9b02c2ccffd25
8c339378a60f18d1
4cc23009
91b1a3be41b52ec5
a573e8d00182aa89
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Russian Federation
Display 4 items per page
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