How to Remove “SysMech5.exe”

What is SysMech5.exe?

SysMech5.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as System Mechanic. It belongs to IOLO Technologies System Mechanic, developed by IOLO Technologies. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as SysMech5.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with SysMech5.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with SysMech5.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • SysMech5.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 SysMech5.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 SysMech5.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 SysMech5.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 04 April 2009 at 5:20 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 8172faca3e193f47
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5b80153afd82c141
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Virus.Win32.
Alman.A
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 5:10 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 7da336327edd2f9b
6f2418ff93672a0e
2c751a31
14fe86e7677e9fb3
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No N/A N/A Lithuania
2 N/A Executable d80232cc448a4c0c
b07c5da002e36f68
a96afc8b
aec1b182ef01bf4b
3ee3b24be5efdada
No N/A N/A Russian Federation
3 N/A Executable c20a07002f70f499
ce3a6ffb933a9bc8
edf20414
N/A No N/A N/A Poland
4 N/A Executable 3de6a8fae62455b5
ee9d2efa282da8fe
c07ba1d2
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No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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