How to Remove “ShowTime.exe”

What is ShowTime.exe?

ShowTime.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Nero ShowTime. It belongs to Nero ShowTime and was developed by Nero AG. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files.
Malware authors write different types of malicious programs and name them as ShowTime.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • ShowTime.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 ShowTime.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 ShowTime.exe malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 June 2011 at 4:58 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable cebc1602a735535b
e8de1b38552842ea
78b74658
6e6d8cbf2f96490f
5a03c6cf30862a15
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 Nero AG Executable aff0ec496df7a581
93c9af35f3883920
0c5ab087
921d775c7a204b6c
838f85d62cdf6b03
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 3, 5, 5, 1 3, 5, 5, 1 United Arab Emirates N/A
3 Nero AG Executable 9cd2c3a147c93e7e
35c2c346eb6710c4
f23b3bd5
23fd82ce8547a5fa
96c1c32104bddbf0
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 3, 2, 3, 0 3, 2, 3, 0 Greece N/A
4 Nero AG Executable 751a7dd76ec30a25
61aa7c67832bc328
9b3cc95a
2831a4e858ceb7c3
aee59e06205e250f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 3, 10, 1,
0
3, 10, 1,
0
Indonesia N/A
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42

Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 March 2009 at 7:34 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 abr474 تعريب ابراهيم Executable e70381312b6b09b5
7711eaae161d8dda
7766fbee
a7e5718eb59c6498
4b55477b90994549
No 5.0.13.100 5.0.13.100 Internal Submission
2 Ahead software AG Executable 381dc8567a3b1ed4
efbba94587d27eb8
9325a863
6c8de073516f790a
028d6f6c9da0a932
No 1, 5, 0,
41
1, 5, 0,
41
Internal Submission
3 Ahead software AG Executable 5808cc7deada397d
3d8313d93d56d19a
af049e3d
5f9783ff1fe933af
9d9aff47d432c9dc
No 1, 5, 0,
37
1, 5, 0,
37
176.199.142.81/32
4 Nero AG Executable db3b80e18fdfa2a2
8862871253a881f5
591404ba
c83bc7d899473c9d
e9f437b2ea49702d
No 2, 1, 0,
10
2, 1, 0,
10
Slovakia
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