How to Remove “clview.exe”

What is clview.exe?

Originally developed by Microsoft Corporation, clview.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as Microsoft Office Helper Viewer and it belongs to Microsoft Office Help Viewer. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by clview.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 clview.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 clview.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 clview.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 clview.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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First Seen: 29 April 2018 at 2:23 pm
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Product
Version
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3f0ac1004fbfcef2
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Virus.Win32.
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Yes 15.0.4420.
1017
15.0.4420.
1017
United States N/A
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7e52b6c6
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 14.0.4750.
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United States N/A
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EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
Yes 14.0.4730.
1010
14.0.4730.
1010
103.251.209.181/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable ccb6915cf1ce0782
ca312634ce065d12
c2b6bf9f
26a3b019a9686bad
52aa527f8f49d165
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 16.0.4266.
1001
16.0.4266.
1001
Brazil N/A
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