How to Remove “OpenWithView.exe”

What is OpenWithView.exe?

OpenWithView.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by NirSoft. This process is known as OpenWithView and it belongs to OpenWithView product. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of OpenWithView.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by OpenWithView.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 OpenWithView.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from OpenWithView.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the OpenWithView.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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: Restart your PC.

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Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with OpenWithView.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove OpenWithView.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 December 2008 at 11:26 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 NirSoft Executable ee1695a6309bbf26
dd77fb592c73f47c
3446050f
048a793c5f57d4e9
c434fb891d0ac353
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.PSWToo
l.NetPass.dj
No 1.01 1.01 Ukraine N/A
2 NirSoft Executable ee1695a6309bbf26
dd77fb592c73f47c
3446050f
048a793c5f57d4e9
c434fb891d0ac353
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.PSWToo
l.NetPass.dj
No 1.01 1.01 China N/A
3 NirSoft Executable ee1695a6309bbf26
dd77fb592c73f47c
3446050f
048a793c5f57d4e9
c434fb891d0ac353
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.PSWToo
l.NetPass.dj
No 1.01 1.01 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 September 2008 at 9:17 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 NirSoft Executable 699634610d4679f3
971277ad0f6df4ce
a209103d
efd81d90263c4dc5
e7e9cefaf4445671
No 1.10 1.10 Internal Submission
2 NirSoft Executable 075a2cc220000336
5c9e596e675e6028
61fad076
1de248bf6f4d2e09
eddd208199d6e24b
No 1.11 1.11 Russian Federation
3 NirSoft Executable 699634610d4679f3
971277ad0f6df4ce
a209103d
efd81d90263c4dc5
e7e9cefaf4445671
No 1.10 1.10 France
4 N/A Non-executable 3c363836cf4e1666
6669a25da280a186
5c2d2874
8277e0910d750195
b448797616e091ad
No N/A N/A United States
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