How to Remove “applnch.exe”

What is applnch.exe?

applnch.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as SBS Client Application Launcher and it belongs to Windows Small Business Server. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of applnch.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by applnch.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 applnch.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from applnch.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the applnch.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with applnch.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove applnch.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 21 October 2010 at 4:21 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 29f516208074e682
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29f597ed
e0fc6cd9722cfe8b
a79d4cbb4633ff8f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.2.2893.2
(bobcatsp1
_qfe(bobld
).060623-1
106)
5.2.2893.2 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 August 2008 at 9:39 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 101933bcd732aa59
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N/A Yes 5.2.2893.2
(bobcatsp1
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).060623-1
106)
5.2.2893.2 India
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable f9d0f08ac6385f72
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Yes 5.2.2893.2
(bobcatsp1
_qfe(bobld
).060623-1
106)
5.2.2893.2 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 83428e8b06ee91a9
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95042b4d
1919bd7b0e30d4f3
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No 5.2.2651.1
(bobcat_qf
e(bobld).0
31204-1250
)
5.2.2651.1 Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable b21d1e424be12fdb
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