How to Remove “Cleanmgr.exe”

What is Cleanmgr.exe?

Cleanmgr.exe is a Microsoft utility file that is used for cleaning unwanted files from the computer's disc space. It is located in c:\windows\system32, but when spammers rewrite some malicious codes and name it to replicate cleanmgr.exe, the virus spreads on the Internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to find if your computer is affected by cleanmgr.exe malware?

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

Step 2: Right click on the process and check to see if Cleanmgr.exe is located at C:\Windows\System32.

Step 3: If the file path is different, it is most likely that the computer is affected by Cleanmgr.exe.

How to remove the cleanmgr.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.

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Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the cleanmgr.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 October 2011 at 4:20 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f6e1e8e2ffe82fc4
8350d05e6b0aa8e6
1dddd597
5930067c6acf17d7
ae6eab62473fafb5
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
South Africa N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6f9af33122af8328
52c6a701c882c00c
39990144
24c621775873cf39
b22c00b2f207f06e
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
31.215.252.6/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable b1ff28bdeec7007e
8ee5fde1783f48fa
e6421ed4
edd74b0d1cba2623
b1431a5e044267f5
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.234.219.31/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2ee769a4c830a885
7be198a788127664
9b69421c
f070552ebbb9bdd3
9492ca8dd021a5eb
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Pakistan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 October 2011 at 1:38 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3d1b7e0dc3858a6e
39e20447e1652f2b
2f6cf6bc
595fbce9ebe9ccf6
b7d0ad1f2d3004f7
No 10.0.17666
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17666
.1000
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 994accf9560c7e61
6503f2a192034838
72e0ada2
14725b0d42a87307
7b30b4f9606449aa
No 10.0.16232
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.16232
.1000
Germany
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 66737bcd4a7c996f
3bd30eb3c640e8cd
f07e83db
670b2888e208ed51
77a3d000a1335d82
No 10.0.15063
.0
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.15063
.0
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7399c6c360ad5a56
52f9ddc1dd67273a
f0fc314b
414346f7b05d8ea7
a7e23d012a338f27
No 10.0.16232
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.16232
.1000
Germany
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