How to Remove “TscHelp.exe”

What is TscHelp.exe?

TscHelp.exe is a legitimate file and the process is known as TechSmith HTML Help Helper. It belongs to software Snagit and developed by TechSmith.  It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write the different types of malicious programs and name it as TscHelp.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with TscHelp.exe  malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the TscHelp.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites the other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the TscHelp.exe  and open the location, if the location is C:\Program files then the system is not affected by TscHelp.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by TscHelp.exe malware.

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the TscHelp.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 29 May 2009 at 4:37 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 TechSmith Corporation Executable b4bbd48e11640a72
4802df094b27c3fd
bdee5677
67827727ce783b75
08ad57eb8af8bdac
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8.2.2.225 8.2.2.225 Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
2 TechSmith Corporation Executable e1a05adf2f39fba3
8c8e7d668c340685
59246d06
0cee7b7c029dd939
e874705cf286f4b6
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.0.0 1, 0, 0, 0 Ukraine N/A
3 TechSmith Corporation Executable 837842a3d831aef4
745bb282460eada4
e7dce284
5c0c9a51e019ea25
27b1d6351b03f870
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8.2.0.156 8.2.0.156 India N/A
4 TechSmith Corporation Executable 6a136b6bce46b482
0cb2c5d00c502f8a
aca3fe3e
e3b8497d2cd9131d
98557074b2df4ab3
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1.1.11087.
01
1.1.11087.
01
Argentina N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 7:35 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 70a3c4994866d744
c027355d2ba7de20
8360312c
e876b9228e3be2e7
b0f63070c09f9d21
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 TechSmith Corporation Executable 34a319cb9b7b1ad9
2b97576e4217c9a6
5d38d68f
07660e65eef0a16a
94572c2a40dcd54a
Yes 9.1.3 9, 1, 3, 0 Internal Submission
3 TechSmith Corporation Executable 064263ef26054387
e9fab6b2bcbfbb21
19b8b597
d60286b2c8889d3d
4ac915075e4baef6
No 1.0.1 1, 0, 1, 0 Internal Submission
4 TechSmith Corporation Executable 064263ef26054387
e9fab6b2bcbfbb21
19b8b597
d60286b2c8889d3d
4ac915075e4baef6
No 1.0.1 1, 0, 1, 0 10.108.17.111/32
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