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: 27 February 2018 at 6:25 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 N/A Executable d5376061bef6581a
aff9e21f463c3686
6b08f015
f8f62a026a6b84dd
f5e48d28e05f8f8d
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A United States 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: 06 April 2009 at 3:19 pm
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 3847cad970f9a90f
bd7a592341762068
d7bdcbc0
311240972d8555d9
e00eb5192c2bab20
Yes 5.10.0.141 5.10.0.1 10.108.51.247/32
3 Glarysoft Ltd Executable c2aabbb9bfc2f3de
99eeb3b971ef184e
f21f7492
80c024f24db49326
88d96c492b4ccd3e
Yes 5.10.0.141 5.10.0.1 10.108.51.235/32
4 Glarysoft Ltd Executable a1e5c006efe845b4
88fe958f45b19ff0
715bfad5
5a36ff18c55d069a
36a7ac8d87570961
Yes 5.10.1.141 5.10.0.1 10.224.25.44/32
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