How to Remove “RCleaner.exe”

What is Rcleaner.exe?

RCleaner.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as CleanMyPC Registry Cleaner. It belongs to CleanMyPC Registry Cleaner product and was developed by CleanMyPC Tools Software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as RCleaner.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with RCleaner.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing RCleaner.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 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 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 RCleaner.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 June 2008 at 12:17 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 iExpert Software Executable 283578f12575e1de
c616dff9fa2a4a38
4f9eeddc
2e8e0692d3a84d8c
8153373af4468f53
Unclassified
Malware
No 4, 5, 3, 0 4, 5, 3, 0 Internal Submission N/A
2 SharkI Development Executable b1c9d8c4441b1e66
2b2da4e7149453f6
9489aa91
28493c30b47a832f
a7d1aab4ad1e7627
Worm.Win32.V
BNA.~gen
No 1.00 1.00 Internal Submission N/A
3 iExpert Software Executable 64ae70609fcec8d6
95c924d57d119c24
bfc49e7b
f63a665338176e78
08334ca3a174f846
Heur.Suspici
ous
Yes 4, 6, 6, 0 4, 6, 6, 0 United States N/A
4 SmartPC Tools Executable 3ef5e69090797971
7284c9774be5e3b0
8a2f2fd1
c660aa92c7089076
2ac1d9a3e62266b0
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.K
SU
No 2011, 6,
6, 3
2011, 6,
6, 3
Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2008 at 4:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 iExpert Software Executable 8014a41e3e6c6ebe
ce87ac19e3dfc434
6cce0a81
7c1b53f59cde4c1f
5b6bad785b9e0a31
No 4, 2, 4, 0 4, 2, 4, 0 Internal Submission
2 iExpert Software, ISV for Microsoft Windows Executable 97b802e27777f9e1
b644777bb443453e
4a9d5359
ada7fb37b7912f64
9f42af4aa5d7c93c
Yes 4, 9, 0, 0 4, 9, 0, 0 10.224.1.65/32
3 iExpert Software Executable 741e273866d73ffc
b5087b2476e9e9da
b6b67a10
3d6205d4625cf805
c50cbdd966264091
Yes 4, 6, 3, 0 4, 6, 3, 0 Internal Submission
4 iExpert Software Executable 08136a8441ac9789
7e8ac6fbdce49d59
5301b5cf
c07151a04ba7824f
2e9a2582cb4b6828
Yes 4, 6, 1, 0 4, 6, 1, 0 United States
Display 4 items per page
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  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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