How to Remove “Robocopy.exe”

Robocopy.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as robocopy . It is associated with Microsoft Robocopy application, developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Windows\  by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as Robocopy.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with Robocopy.exe malware?

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Robocopy.exe malware:

  • Internet connection is unstable
  • Robocopy.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • You get a lot of unsolicited ads and popups
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible Robocopy.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

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

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Select 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 over, click on the “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 April 2012 at 2:53 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Executable de25339525c7db86
f970f3266a63dbf0
eef02ce9
7ef50feae94b0a52
a2695ea28dc65aaf
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 1, 10,
1027
XP027 Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 October 2008 at 3:23 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Executable 8637c3fa9abfc050
fd6f90de3345c0bc
4b6f43e9
39b9273ca01364e1
15b464416cfb729b
No 5, 1, 10,
1027
XP027 Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Executable 7d8dfdb209621b5e
2700842fd301c74c
3a3896ad
592be1ad0ed83c36
d5e68ca7a014a510
No 5, 1, 1,
1010
XP010 United States
3 Microsoft Executable f249bb274e284d83
fe81be4901310b4c
22e51fb3
003364b4d635e4af
5dc6e6dcfdfcfb07
No 4, 0, 1,
95
1.95 United States
4 Microsoft Executable 7d8dfdb209621b5e
2700842fd301c74c
3a3896ad
592be1ad0ed83c36
d5e68ca7a014a510
No 5, 1, 1,
1010
XP010 Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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