How to Remove “actmovie.exe”

What is actmovie.exe?

actmovie.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Magic Inc. It is associated with Microsoft Active Movie. You can locate the file in C:\Program files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after actmovie.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with actmovie.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the actmovie.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove actmovie.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incoporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using actmovie.exe, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove actmovie.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 October 2011 at 10:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 69d60cc6b41ba800
5ac4b79c9b23b9ca
b33351f8
bd6a6a2c9caf8e05
bf2886d7eb108269
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 6.04.2600.
0
6.04.2600.
0
United States N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6688ffcf38c5a447
b2f8e1a218faee13
6ee46153
0eedaacb19a7488e
f5b0e9ae23a057c0
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.05.2600.
5512
6.05.2600.
5512
Vietnam N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 45cc6d0cfb358b56
5d7e85051ec43a8e
8980f52f
1868b1e6aaf870bb
7d624b52df27f8e1
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.05.2600.
5512
6.05.2600.
5512
Egypt N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8ba325a531e057b8
e5de48a3e73628b7
0c3b7cc4
bc3f39b7cca5b8c6
b89b987a75c760cc
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 6.05.3790.
3959
6.05.3790.
3959
China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 November 2008 at 6:49 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable aa73037cb7a813c9
23132fec4a7f49f6
6eb36abd
00b937e3fa27bf39
82a3d25251a78cea
No 6.00.02.09
02
6.00.02.09
02
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 74fac452603376d3
cda0f2d6ff480a3f
c802539e
2c0592771d1e0fd8
7c8fd0775219580e
No 6.01.05.01
30
6.01.05.01
30
10.108.52.92/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5593e4b27d5fb5ef
9c502b6742286c56
4b597f09
eeba64dbdfc2ae74
54e1484a08310cec
No 6.01.05.01
30
6.01.05.01
30
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2f61bc2cf8e6eda0
cbe1f2957d9f9059
3c1d41cc
d70c8e4c0067eb78
bacf6f112843518c
No 5.01.15.09
10
5.01.15.09
10
United States
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