How to Remove “SynTPLpr.exe”

What is SynTPLpr.exe?

SynTPLpr.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Synaptics. This process is known as TouchPad Driver Helper Application and it belongs to Synaptics Pointing Device Driver. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files.

The virus is created by malware authors and is named after SynTPLpr.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with SynTPLpr.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the SynTPLpr.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove SynTPLpr.exe  malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove SynTPLpr.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove SynTPLpr.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 April 2011 at 7:50 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Synaptics, Inc. Executable 84f2aae96e539b7e
3d1f58c164f8fa54
2750e4e6
5f6a412a529e9096
40a2d81d3e9cd476
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 8.2.19
03Mar06
8.2.19
03Mar06
Russian Federation N/A
2 N/A Executable e59180efacad1672
204ffbed6183b18c
48d1f506
b606ccfea848cd73
f618c62abfeb7641
TrojWare.Win
32.Banbra.rh
No N/A N/A Portugal N/A
3 Synaptics, Inc. Executable cbe8d7ce037ea217
4ed467f1043c2df0
3f8197c3
67e2a3098c83611f
4875108e69b90afc
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8.3.4
19May06
8.3.4
19May06
Brazil N/A
4 Synaptics, Inc. Executable 3aa6e1c9f0ab4b01
58f365969d45cf95
3f992bc1
c5163b8cad91b804
f7310b3965256718
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.5.19.5
10Apr08
7.5.19.5
10Apr08
Iraq N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 4:52 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Synaptics, Inc. Executable ec4e248bc16a3799
9aa5aa34681bf4d5
c3b85b85
b6c4d14d142e88ed
b4c17079fdf7000b
No 8.0.16
08Jul05
8.0.16
08Jul05
United States
2 Synaptics, Inc. Executable 0042c1ebd64a99e1
8a716c727f79d47c
53237841
f9e19c843adbff04
0ac3eeeb75a305b2
No 7.14.0
10Mar05
7.14.0
10Mar05
United States
3 Synaptics, Inc. Executable 62e0dae1eb7ebb0d
4ae42a6aef16f221
df501554
9d92c3a13463b3de
c77d7a4321b28a57
No 6.0.12
27Sep01
6.0.12
27Sep01
Internal Submission
4 Synaptics, Inc. Executable 9a6bb55c4bf4f589
15331171e7a199bd
ad6354cb
2d65452f5f20adc4
62d9e31f5d7e2189
No 8.2.4.6
08Mar06
8.2.4.6
08Mar06
United States
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