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 7d17f680147ee6d4
52b0e9ec9aa133c1
84c202fc
0462577fe048d33e
3236b86767b68ab0
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 5, 1, 2, 0 5, 1, 2, 0 Denmark N/A
2 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
3 N/A Executable a5ad2ea39bf1352d
281e9dc71772f535
c28190d9
0f8c3b9741e17726
81d4e5d107ec2ce7
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.PSWToo
l.RAS.~A
No N/A N/A India N/A
4 The Blue List Executable 65db1a8b36145148
c4d9e93b7868a757
cee9b51f
50416622094a7f8c
0c7aa391861321c2
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5, 1, 2, 0 5, 1, 2, 0 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 The Blue List Executable 75b6f293d568bc78
5c472f3e9c380e35
98943e4e
873687ca2cee8a0a
f93ae9acbdb30ac7
No 5, 1, 2, 0 5, 1, 2, 0 Sweden
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable dacc4f317a51f550
14f2bd207b9504aa
510964d9
931ecdd0a3a0c442
7befaa1b128576f1
No 6.00.2900.
2180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
6.00.2900.
2180
Internal Submission
4 清清工作室 Executable 1b795c5991bdfd6e
8184832b64187c26
32676b3c
4a28bea0fa17eaad
e763c3148261d212
No 1, 0, 6, 0 1, 0, 6, 0 Internal Submission
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