How to Remove “QvodInit.exe”

What is QvodInit.exe?

Originally developed by Schenzhen QVOD Technology Co. Ltd., QvodInit.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as QvodInit and it belongs to QvodInit. It is located in C:\Program files by default. QvodInit.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after QvodInit.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If your system is affected by QvodInit.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • QvodInit.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove QvodInit.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove QvodInit.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.
Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

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Name
Digitally
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File
Version
Product
Version
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 July 2008 at 11:35 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Shenzhen QVOD Technology Co.,Ltd Executable 1a99dacb1e732124
887c58d47ce17c80
107bc5b1
037e1e42db2872a1
510f73d05509a21e
No 3, 0, 0,
56
3, 0, 0,
56
Internal Submission
2 Shenzhen QVOD Technology Co.,Ltd Executable bbc27c5f44f5200a
23a7dcfa348d7ebb
755e7cbf
1675e88fa1b101f0
a0254f5222f32878
Yes 3, 5, 0,
59
3, 5, 0,
59
Internal Submission
3 Shenzhen QVOD Technology Co.,Ltd Executable 03b2dd9cddc8520c
bcfc94f348932a7b
e1f0d253
eb56cd5b15301b94
85e54d5205033405
Yes 3, 5, 0,
59
3, 5, 0,
59
Internal Submission
4 Shenzhen TASK Technology Co.,Ltd Executable 544a1b72bde4c2c6
4acbb9e332555881
b2f596a4
cc2380f3f3ea7539
4d65958e8735a2e8
No 2, 5, 0,
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2, 5, 0,
51
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