How to Remove “StartupManager.exe”

What is StartupManager.exe?

Originally developed by Glarysoft Ltd, StartupManager.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as Glary Utilities StartupManager and it belongs to Glary Utilities. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

StartupManager.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after StartupManager.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with StartupManager.exe malware?

If your system is affected by StartupManager.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • StartupManager.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 StartupManager.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove StartupManager.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

First Seen: 03 February 2018 at 1:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 PCMax Executable 07995e2592d7bbf9
f32b6b5fc9b1cd26
49882d63
0252c386acfeed77
c0ddfbc49246afd2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.1.3.0 1.x Ghana N/A
2 TuneUp Software GmbH Executable b030a9c0fc098bb3
353f4f1bb55cff03
9c6887c5
80b632cb288de3bf
accbfc4b216334ac
Unclassified
Malware
No 6.0.1255.2
39
6.0.0.0 Venezuela N/A
3 Glarysoft Ltd Executable 362952f65715f6db
d3600f97a0137892
347c93a1
cf0323a22782ece5
5b99983a2c3a8dfc
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 5.10.0.117 5.10.0.1 Bulgaria N/A
4 Aus˜logics Executable 9da0ebd88e3c9f76
6494ff342de26d22
7d925688
208242057d057802
9d89129a37fc943d
N/A Yes 10.0.5.0 10.x Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 13 August 2008 at 10:44 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Glarysoft Ltd Executable 98f9fc5331f0e113
6ecf41a711c113f9
e984fb17
94114c1b8d53c048
6b54cad61fef475e
Yes 5.10.0.131 5.10.0.1 United States
2 Glarysoft Ltd Executable 660753503ec94c28
ae1ffc85e532b7d5
0ddc6aed
afe92b60293de331
939f6ad4a1f8062a
Yes 5.10.0.130 5.10.0.1 104.236.253.252/32
3 Glarysoft Ltd Executable 3fc24b87505f09b5
db6afe7cc27ced5c
55a8bff2
4ecd72e0d0f64d4d
240d60a5fbb3e8a7
Yes 5.10.0.135 5.10.0.1 Poland
4 Aus˜logics Executable c2aaa52055314153
9825c0e23dcd1351
842c6089
14da150f22387ab4
101616a27b3d542b
Yes 10.0.3.0 10.x 37.212.23.63/32
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