How to Remove “Qappsrv.exe”

Qappsrv.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Query Terminal Server Utility. It belongs to Windows® Operating System and was developed by Microsoft Corporation . It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as Qappsrv.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with Qappsrv.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 Qappsrv.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • Qappsrv.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 Qappsrv.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with Qappsrv.exe.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing Qappsrv.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 Free Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Check on the “Do not detect new networks again” option when Comodo Internet Security internal firewall activates the network detection
process.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: 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 Qappsrv.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 November 2011 at 12:07 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8a1aff785b952d7e
c8b15a137703e14c
fcd20c4a
8e543220ecb2a2e9
3fb9f7eb7a833b99
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Italy N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6803ae32fe2a372e
338b0f48877b1bf1
dd835314
761de687121513fc
ff1f96d858b461aa
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Indonesia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 68b34396aafacf8c
654e87184aa5b5b1
0595fbb2
38fed7d24c30a7b2
e53712a6da34b22d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Poland N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable cec43702f0154f1b
695c1b37f02370d5
9c36ae4d
e494f9d3c3850904
b75127f3255f4d32
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 June 2008 at 10:18 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ?????????? ?????????? Executable a868bdb874daf26e
09309fe38cf8ce8f
6425a556
155c8f38e668856f
4b1a64082f9933f7
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 10.224.1.116/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable cf5132079d2a67f9
f4239dfc87194127
47009cea
ceba968375ee0b55
094ffba03ee69baf
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 France
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable b353fdb1ecadcab5
d66ca4ea5a659009
0d21e1c1
89d21747179ad42f
cb74c9ecce005d17
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable d05e217807cc36bf
aa985597e402b91a
9a3f8f62
17a39e50921d061f
b792f565b0849363
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Internal Submission
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