How to Remove “XPKey.exe”

What is xpkey.exe?

xpkey.exe is an executable Windows file developed by The Blue List for their XPKeys application.
It automates the task of changing your Windows XP product key. xpkey.exe error can happen when your PC becomes overloaded or important files become missing, deleted or broken. It is usually located in C:\Windows\System32\.

Affected platform: Windows OS

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

The best way to get rid of xpkey.exe malware is to delete all the files and folders associated with the root file. Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible xpkey.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:\Windows\System32\, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Comodo Antivirus.

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.

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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 xpkey.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 July 2008 at 10:38 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 The Blue List Executable 01d39b289023708f
3aa3a0f8794340f1
b8cab412
d31fb958e45fb991
33607670b4cf3b99
Unclassified
Malware
No 5, 1, 2, 0 5, 1, 2, 0 China N/A
2 The Blue List Executable 7d17f680147ee6d4
52b0e9ec9aa133c1
84c202fc
0462577fe048d33e
3236b86767b68ab0
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 5, 1, 2, 0 5, 1, 2, 0 Denmark N/A
3 N/A Executable e8fc19126ad66ed8
8f036fb082082d14
02bd55e0
c8befb78b35b4733
c31b7754603f5779
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDro
pper.Drob.Ge
n
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable a5ad2ea39bf1352d
281e9dc71772f535
c28190d9
0f8c3b9741e17726
81d4e5d107ec2ce7
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.PSWToo
l.RAS.~A
No N/A N/A India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 01 October 2009 at 6:19 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable a4098a19766c676f
f8f26c1a12205423
5db14983
643f498393203cb8
8c850c3df2c86e31
No N/A N/A Bulgaria
2 清清工作室 Executable 83a4436e5b5a3f05
60bc95ad9b63f6d1
c3752cf8
cc5ba98cec86272e
4563a1354caff37c
No 1, 0, 6, 0 1, 0, 6, 0 Internal Submission
3 The Blue List Executable 75b6f293d568bc78
5c472f3e9c380e35
98943e4e
873687ca2cee8a0a
f93ae9acbdb30ac7
No 5, 1, 2, 0 5, 1, 2, 0 Sweden
4 U Soft Executable c77d4ad662371c61
31593810c4ce6dba
2725f82f
fde5dfd1cf4daca3
add1c4f7aa7b388d
No 1.00 1.00 Internal Submission
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