How to Remove “Customizer.exe”

What is Customizer.exe?


Customizer.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Customizer.exe. It belongs to TweakNow PowerPack software and was developed by CV. TweakNow Indonesia. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Malware authors write different types of malicious programs and name it as Customizer.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with Customizer.exe malware?       


Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with Customizer.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • Customizer.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 Customizer.exe and open the file location


If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with Customizer.exe malware.

How to remove Customizer.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing Customizer.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the 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 Customizer.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 February 2009 at 3:21 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Tweak Now Executable 4864b9fd1c467bde
733ea7b044937484
7bbacf35
b74d3e9fa06d23ad
c677a7ed45ead120
Heur.Suspici
ous
No 1.8.5.0 1.8.5 Ukraine N/A
2 N/A Executable 1bb685aa4273e5a4
85d354c77ff92e77
9443cfc4
0cd040ade7b98815
eab5c719af1a195c
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 Tweak Now Executable a97f1c1839714363
ed2ab64b3afc1fc0
33be6802
95d265c1eb2d5af8
6c3bee914d3407a6
Heur.Suspici
ous
No 1.8.5.0 1.8.5 Belarus N/A
4 N/A Executable b646d517e61f64d3
acca920c744834dc
1a326978
94d1663b4677a04a
ae9945b2b728441e
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDow
nloader.Agen
t.~d018
No 1.1.4.0 1.1.4.0 United States N/A
Display 4 items per page
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28

Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 July 2008 at 4:39 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 81d1874f36e6f400
9f7f183de2636295
2afbb433
c8c897a1e4d43f20
ed2e4646b18a77ac
No 1.1.4.0 1.1.4.0 Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable be28a55b400a4586
bee00ac34a0528cf
c053b9f9
3cab16c132ae4b6e
4e132b60b916ac6e
Yes 1.8.0.0 1.8.0.0 Greece
3 N/A Executable d88193762165b108
8b41108508d15c24
aad684a1
N/A No N/A N/A Poland
4 Tweak Now Executable fb488d8f14776197
7165dc1350a37083
bc019094
25be982c69e8056c
b27a17af62305bc3
No 1.7.9.0 1.7.9.0 Poland
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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