How to Remove “acdsee5.exe”

What is acdsee5.exe?

acdsee5.exe is a legitimate file known as ACDSee. It belongs to ACDSee application that was originally developed by ACD Systems. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

Malware authors write different types of malicious programs and name it as acdsee5.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with acdsee5.exe malware?       

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with acdsee5.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • acdsee5.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the acdsee5.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with acdsee5.exe malware.

How to remove acdsee5.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing acdsee5.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo 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: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 acdsee5.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 18 September 2009 at 2:40 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ACD Systems, Ltd. Executable 21fa28643df7e97f
51cebf99a4fda6e3
789e479c
b1498369d4199ca9
a753c338fdbbd3b9
Unclassified
Malware
No 5, 0, 0,
26
5, 0, 0,
26
Italy N/A
2 N/A Executable 432f5d08314fa027
6457d829bbea3ea9
9eddaa40
5a316c8e19f7e157
88e9b1e8934826fa
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No N/A N/A 103.10.64.8/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable 0dbccc72e309022b
c674f40bb37f2b4a
d52bb4ff
e173d0b467ded7ee
90ebd8b2bfa9d0d2
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.NS
PM.~gen
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable d9a81858f30abe03
6bb334755a27c25e
8b0dfad6
0faf250bd2f2061f
6f0f5ea03ae8b98b
TrojWare.Win
32.Banbra.rh
No N/A N/A China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 21 July 2008 at 4:00 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ACD Systems, Ltd. Executable b627943f17cfb182
49ea5f6098d22557
f5ba29f8
d8d1ef26cab1a4cb
89ea06530c0851d9
No 5, 0, 1, 6 5, 0, 1, 6 10.224.1.115/32
2 ACD Systems, Ltd. Executable b627943f17cfb182
49ea5f6098d22557
f5ba29f8
d8d1ef26cab1a4cb
89ea06530c0851d9
No 5, 0, 1, 6 5, 0, 1, 6 United States
3 N/A Non-executable 76ab6e5371bbf88d
86c0735e9ba19dd8
16150c44
N/A No N/A N/A United States
4 ACD Systems, Ltd. Executable d7ba5a02c9f98700
2915bccb5730705f
b282ed73
3a75a038237af6cd
9515a48c4d70a26b
No 5, 0, 0,
25
5, 0, 0,
25
Taiwan
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