How to Remove “Explorer.exe”

What is Explorer.exe?

 

Explorer.exe is an operating system file. The process explorer.exe is popularly known as Windows Explorer and it is used to explore the graphical user interface of Windows and shows the files of the hard disk, it is an application window launched and allows the user to navigate the contents of folders and view file information. It belongs to belongs to software Microsoft Windows Operating System and developed by Microsoft Corporation.  The explorer.exe file size ranging from ranging from 1,0321,292 bytes to 3,194,368 bytes. Cyber criminals write the malware program and name it as explorer.exe to spread via interent.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


How to find if the system is affected by explorer.exe.exe malware?


It is a Windows operating file and is stored in c:\windows. If you suspect that the system is affected by explorer.exe, then check the location of virus by going to the task manager. This can be done by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+DEL+ALT, then right click on the explorer.exe file and choose to open the location, if you find it located in c:/windows the system is not affected and if it shows elsewhere the system is affected by virus. If you find more than 6 processes running in your task manager and if it takes more cpu usage then you can conclude that your system is affected by virus.
 

How to remove the explorer.exe file from system using 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 would take a while for the Comodo Internet Security to update the virus protection software.
 
  • 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 Anti Virus will remove the explorer.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 28 August 2018 at 12:48 am
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Digitally
Signed
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Version
Product
Version
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1 N/A Executable 016919277fc5487f
5ccd26c5f4907636
2bd5ba9d
f72c3f1b684fd9d9
84f81133eab2e178
Backdoor.Win
32.DarkKomet
.GH
No N/A N/A Chile N/A
2 www.microsoft.com Executable bc95574006306d6b
f321ab4a8a3eb09d
2a0275c1
e7733d57f3ce3dff
ab8d4db2d002fcfe
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 10.0.17134
.0
10.0.17134
.0
154.237.73.190/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable 863b8d493135e227
b23936031058cc61
b543ce15
24f05d54f34628bc
0028fef6ee957f6a
TrojWare.Win
32.Delf.NRJ
No N/A N/A India N/A
4 Microsoft Executable 6ed6ee9cecd769a1
de3582266c13445e
5ff043e5
523bb38825717a29
058cce852d27099a
TrojWare.Win
32.VB.OSKB
No 1.00 1.00 Colombia N/A
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