How to Remove “cleanuninst.exe”

What is cleanuninst.exe?

cleanuninst.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by France Telecom SA. This process is known as cleanuninst.exe and it belongs to Orange Toolbar. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of cleanuninst.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by cleanuninst.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 start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • 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 cleanuninst.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 cleanuninst.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 cleanuninst.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.

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

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

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

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Malware Entries

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 August 2009 at 9:16 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
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1 France Telecom SA Executable fe91bf5d178f5ea1
a470d2fd5bad2768
c23bb633
89b235e5826bb102
030c67508e235e71
No 1.61.0.855 1.61.0.855 Internal Submission
2 I.R.I.S S.A Executable ecbcc0dbc4c72780
940ea524e314021f
7511f381
ca91651000bc2f18
251abcc5da2dfc63
No 1.63.0.910 1.63.0.910 Internal Submission
3 France Telecom SA Executable 875b7bc0016b406c
1f8033304b707c62
08d17587
cf34e70ccf3addcd
d0c4b0d29fe46071
No 1.0.0.211 1.0.0.211 United Kingdom
4 France Telecom SA Executable 038d68e83106d017
2fdefe62f449cdeb
e14627e8
5e3912c93dba0ab5
81b8b0f888060bb2
No 1.1.0.0317 1.1.0.0317 United Kingdom
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