How to Remove “alcrmv9x.exe”

What is alcrmv9x.exe?

Originally developed by Realtek Semiconductor Corporation, alcrmv9x.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as Driver Removing for Windows and it belongs to Realtek AC'97 Removing driver Tool. It is located in C:\Windows by default.

alcrmv9x.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after alcrmv9x.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with alcrmv9x.exe malware?

If your system is affected by alcrmv9x.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • alcrmv9x.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove alcrmv9x.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove alcrmv9x.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

  1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.
  2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:
  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use.

Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

  1. Click 'Next' to view the results.

Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

  1. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 11 September 2008 at 10:50 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 7668443ce8f86bc5
350a8d365ea2c288
d367c28d
e9731d070832fbb9
427ff16c958d4718
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1, 0, 0, 2 1, 0, 0, 2 Turkey N/A
2 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable f428486142592011
24b81b2febaf5c63
59326025
d244c47fd5866c5b
0dd83f97ff671227
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 0, 2 1, 0, 0, 2 Egypt N/A
3 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable ee0c83cf67699585
0e199b3cdb1edb2e
905bfc09
b867cc9e9efdb3df
73b9e96aa92e3ba8
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 0, 2 1, 0, 0, 2 103.209.69.92/32 N/A
4 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 52e4be02c3004dd1
00333603a0714e2c
be89ae81
e4c4f47ed48f3b8a
1a096d575ed05f95
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 0, 2 1, 0, 0, 2 Thailand N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 10:20 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable c4904ee39d94df70
656b599242dcb65b
f4cbce7e
fe95e3d31b4daeb2
0a5b3fd9d8f39323
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission
2 Avance Logic, Inc. Executable 9c3d76c426b8a4d3
4db3ac6cc1a60181
b1e1f851
635c0967bc409455
3382c1e6aeaa3b23
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 United States
3 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable c8facc5ad192a1b6
d4f6c726857da656
19870124
27f65097ed1f5613
dc95e3e95b9c5db5
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 198.20.167.84/32
4 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 12988994a6a282b6
8c843edda1256013
4e6dc778
90eb2d32fb42f6ca
0d161584e453ff7e
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission
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  • 32 items per page
 
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