How to Remove “downloadstudiocapture.exe”

What is downloadstudiocapture.exe?

Originally developed by conceiva Pty, Ltd., downloadstudiocapture.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as Downloadstudio Audio/Video Capture. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. downloadstudiocapture.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after downloadstudiocapture.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with downloadstudiocapture.exe malware?

If your system is affected by downloadstudiocapture.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • downloadstudiocapture.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove downloadstudiocapture.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove downloadstudiocapture.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.

Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 October 2010 at 5:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Conceiva Pty. Ltd. Executable 0c94fd68647e4a47
fad18b229710b59a
b6b3b674
caa91644d6ef6ede
2e61b9c0281c5c2e
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 2, 2, 0 5, 2, 2, 0 Romania N/A
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25

Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 July 2008 at 8:47 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Conceiva Pty. Ltd. Executable 41e9d70454d0e8b4
ab9570beb99c5a63
3fabb183
f4d7767e8a60589b
c460b2f49c7084d1
Yes 6, 0, 6, 0 6, 0, 6, 0 Internal Submission
2 Conceiva Pty. Ltd. Executable 1823b34bf3b3f630
49e8b4569a1798e9
c4df9148
N/A No 4, 0, 0, 1 4, 0, 0, 1 India
3 Conceiva Pty. Ltd. Executable 3e81a8f569960c51
73f7dd4b1f58013b
fd996a5e
1e8e6b428071ec81
0a4559777070c819
No 5, 0, 2, 0 5, 0, 2, 0 Internal Submission
4 Conceiva Pty. Ltd. Executable cccfdd1cac278577
a7c7719641a9f920
c98b2494
9e01da1536af9f3a
c9e8c012469b1234
Yes 5, 2, 2, 0 5, 2, 2, 0 Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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