How to Remove “excelcnv.exe”

What is excelcnv.exe?

excelcnv.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Microsoft Office Excel. It belongs to software Microsoft office and was developed by Microsoft.  It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.  The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as excelcnv.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with excelcnv.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the excelcnv.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the excelcnv.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Program Files files then the system is not affected by excelcnv.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by excelcnv.exe malware.

How to remove excelcnv.exe malware from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing excelcnv.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the Internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 18 April 2009 at 4:36 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable e58dc46438404dc4
49d4fd20e7cd2576
0d402850
5d7e9039f9ece0f7
42ebd2227fb4019b
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.E
No N/A N/A 197.251.185.103/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable c30f74b1df7f61bc
3b8215f3786b190c
27471dd8
0a40447b953a513e
cff38b34f24262b5
TrojWare.Win
32.Delf.NRJ
No N/A N/A Indonesia N/A
3 N/A Executable 1895f488861a0822
91bb1b15488abce2
7dfc0ad1
32782382dba7f0b9
6580909a4f45aae7
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDro
pper.Binder.
v
No N/A N/A Ukraine N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable aa19306019a6cfa6
ec9902e2edec453c
90cab272
acfe24923692dadc
246f12ce1caeac4d
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 14.0.4756.
1000
14.0.4756.
1000
Peru N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 July 2008 at 7:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 33cf7b031109dc40
df61685b86911377
9409e5be
2f73c0b5a7b88e0f
16a50b1d63cccccd
Yes 12.0.6661.
5000
12.0.6661.
5000
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 09ea1ad9e06e2b75
17f22a06070300dc
4617d265
6f2d4fd1966f65e4
853910884b8904cb
Yes 12.0.4518.
1014
12.0.4518.
1014
10.224.1.54/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable e397010d0e15c754
def15b04576776b1
a85fc294
N/A No 12.0.4518.
1014
12.0.4518.
1014
Portugal
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5b08a2944b744401
d6e86c5c48166c40
8702266f
16e3cc8d84c4c94f
b1bd270fa8a12e2c
Yes 12.0.6665.
5003
12.0.6665.
5003
United States
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