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 8759de4edda2008f
1f79ce5216b67f7a
e948e8ca
84ceb4823dc03d15
6b2da82550cd4aeb
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Egypt N/A
2 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
3 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable 31a6cb1ebd13495e
121f533221c14bf6
1d7caae9
b38f6732aa32f7bb
65d9e26a3a9440b6
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Thailand N/A
4 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable 4b4a2df87553f474
87d72b2c087bce67
d6d44552
633bd75e2ca9157c
6b9cc7c6a359bd92
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Indonesia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 July 2008 at 12:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable a21c90ec3fd82350
7c47b250edb73402
9fcf2b36
4cd463ef28d7345e
bfd123d407712d02
Yes 3.5.0.0 3.5.0.0 Czech Republic
2 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable 5877632d10422b2e
a82adc6c98a0b3ae
e7c73eb4
494d1d57779360d2
632328c3646de5db
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Russian Federation
3 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable ba7ab1cb58d9b1cc
4540198b631f87c4
d562e4ce
c41acdd329b400d6
f67920681464e1be
No 3.5.0.0 3.5.0.0 China
4 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Executable 9779f26930dd3ba0
4447acb8626e9ba6
084597ce
7464edf2eab148e7
4704a8dc3ef08efa
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Russian Federation
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