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: 27 July 2008 at 3:40 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 0907caea819ccc0c
e226e3f066f44a47
2cebb369
5bfa194b99d8831d
a0c67a2125ee17ac
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent2.ui
22
No N/A N/A Serbia N/A
2 N/A Executable 59e220e94cf8b8e9
cb3cc3c999d29eef
2807d43f
2a5d4c7c7959aa18
c2459f1f8de406f7
TrojWare.Win
32.PkdKlone.
~d6
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 ACD Systems, Ltd. Executable aff41c520437393a
ee4c2939ad4bc668
d44150c0
8a58e239e307974a
235b615f32704fbc
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5, 0, 0,
25
5, 0, 0,
25
Hungary N/A
4 N/A Executable 09252805b0da1d20
098e39453fae8bca
deff3a64
51df9973397385b3
652f8aee624d868d
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.VB
.itw2481
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 June 2008 at 9:48 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ACD Systems, Ltd. Executable a2945bbb61bb527e
317a8f4168f80a50
6191530a
1083088adcfe95d1
83c2869b9c93119a
No 5, 0, 1, 6 5, 0, 1, 6 Italy
2 ACD Systems, Ltd. Executable d74ff8406cbfca7b
9bf7559dc13bd2c6
76c0adb8
fefad73c5bc16ac0
b029e6903f7af328
No 5, 0, 1, 6 5, 0, 1, 6 Russian Federation
3 ACD Systems Ltd. Executable 506dcc3fecdee49e
eb0949c8f407eefd
66fee696
N/A No 5, 0, 0,
26
5, 0, 0,
26
Germany
4 ACD Systems, Ltd. Executable f5b6a084f25bec50
00ae1f2cd230541a
30c14c24
fd0a818f1844a704
9732e21616aeb054
No 5, 0, 0,
25
5, 0, 0,
25
Russian Federation
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