How to Remove “SnagItPI.exe”

What is SnagItPI.exe?

SnagItPI.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as SnagIt Printer Installer. It belongs to Snagit, developed by TechSmith Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • SnagItPI.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible SnagItPI.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 antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

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 SnagItPI.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 19 April 2011 at 11:31 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 TechSmith Corporation Executable 98a6d7ca078a0fe9
89b8c3496908c2b9
433b054f
a37d94dd34595804
c10d7ab127d12100
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 1.0.2.0 8.0.0 Italy N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 November 2008 at 2:55 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 TechSmith Corporation Executable 7bc4d86bf4f713b1
dabc5f8df4bfb076
44807f72
eb29812aa2915233
99f0adc2dcd3c8a6
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 United States
2 TechSmith Corporation Executable c3a7db21ddc189f8
b2ab05b44d405465
27e7731b
cfc184f2124487f8
75973ea8cdaefd18
Yes 11.0.12124
.01
11.0.12124
.01
Internal Submission
3 TechSmith Corporation Executable e1f49d1bd79c2746
7734281bb59647eb
000ed5e8
e2d3ce006fe2af3c
2c9d3c986eae6fd4
Yes 12.0.14022
.01
12.0.14022
.01
United States
4 TechSmith Corporation Executable 6fc679f919323193
9fd1b4e1436a8a22
2660802d
22ba3a30d8ca22b9
edd47f8881cad862
Yes 11.4.14050
.01
11.4.14050
.01
United States
Display 4 items per page
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  • 32 items per page
 
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