How to Remove “clickme.exe”

What is clickme.exe?

clickme.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Macromedia, Inc. This process is known as Macromedia Projector and it belongs to Director. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of clickme.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by clickme.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 clickme.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 clickme.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 clickme.exe malware from your system.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 December 2008 at 10:22 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Macromedia, Inc. Executable 40fef2bff60ae98b
382cba0e38f8da2e
95afc081
38aba8f46e927711
cf65c50a57e20992
Heur.Suspici
ous
No 8.0r178 8.0 Germany N/A
2 N/A Executable dcc7297bfd73a1af
a966624d48f501d2
d86ed898
64c70c55abbec54b
2ff05233327976e6
Heur.Suspici
ous
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 RJL Software - www.rjlsoftware.com Executable cb1b03d22ab42fd1
5bd86e1b4d5995b5
d1433db9
4bc9f5ca86e1b0d8
cd6776b12336c399
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
4 Wiley Technology Publishing, Inc. Executable a711c2e860ddcfe2
ebd116ad4cc17c4d
3fc79f90
655919fabff41734
e4879f77c4330c01
Heur.Suspici
ous
No 1.0.1 2.0 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 July 2008 at 10:03 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 3946914772014f1f
4a59777f996a73fc
df411337
d734b9ec672cc4eb
0b47e2eee5403049
No 3, 3, 6, 1 N/A Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable eb154605478e4e8c
cce277112bfcdbeb
9a6c3af6
f645f04eae379d85
ad92a6360a3792a0
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 627b5d065c21ed0e
a5b13e9bad2c7777
a1e1796a
94539ce0213b15f4
63bb8c7255df8cda
No N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable 7d5ce0270f80f1f6
7043231a570b46e0
627ab4cd
aee646e22e38c465
25498e734d890475
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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