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
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Signed
File
Version
Product
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 August 2008 at 4:03 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Shenzhen QVOD Technology Co.,Ltd Executable d5b570aeb67fe533
5fa780d77d1a102e
5ee57816
0da117f676c6b4e2
2fa11b427585579e
No 3, 0, 0,
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3, 0, 0,
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China
2 Shenzhen QVOD Technology Co.,Ltd Executable 93e25c9a19c060df
831dfbbaa7eb9acf
a102b535
0c2bf8f2a44bc460
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Yes 3, 5, 0,
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3, 5, 0,
59
United States
3 Shenzhen QVOD Technology Co.,Ltd Executable eee8362f91811668
a4a7c2faf099c76c
312792a0
1b6166ded08428ba
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No 2, 5, 0,
53
2, 5, 0,
53
Internal Submission
4 Shenzhen QVOD Technology Co.,Ltd Executable bbc27c5f44f5200a
23a7dcfa348d7ebb
755e7cbf
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Yes 3, 5, 0,
59
3, 5, 0,
59
Internal Submission
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  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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