How to Remove “datetimeclient.exe”

What is datetimeclient.exe?

Originally developed by Microsoft Corporation, datetimeclient.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as datetimeclient.exe and it belongs to Windows Operating System. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. datetimeclient.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after datetimeclient.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 29 November 2010 at 3:19 am
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Signed
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Product
Version
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2a637413
f14c1e065527b2ce
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Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 1.0.734.38
757
1.0.734.38
757
India N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0cf1585eb47b34f5
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28cb27bc
198532b4d32bcb12
8d0251220df8fa0f
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 1.1.0.0 1.1.0.0 Poland N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 March 2009 at 5:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable eaec158c5da603ff
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No 1.1.0.0 1.1.0.0 Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable dc9a00bbda801925
901ae24edfebe6d8
7f834445
03e34e153604ca9f
727a9fa54da55f36
No 1.1.0.0 1.1.0.0 United States
3 N/A Executable c9652f9e3a19bbb6
30a1b92bdc8cde2f
771b2b14
b8f470752539d4e4
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No 1.0.748.32
141
1.0.748.32
141
United States
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