How to Remove “grpconv.exe”

What is grpconv.exe?

grpconv.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Windows Program Group Converter. It belongs to Windows Program Group Converter and was developed by Microsoft. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as grpconv.exe to spread virus.


Affected Platform: Windows OS


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


Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with grpconv.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • grpconv.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system


To further establish the malware infection, 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 grpconv.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with grpconv.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing grpconv.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: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 grpconv.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 11 September 2018 at 3:07 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 90115713671296e8
0178fe607b0df8b2
61067f5d
ace0950f1414422a
7ee0810b9df7c5d2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
31.9.135.244/32 N/A
2 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable c2582aaf97a8c716
ffc8f5310ac5cd72
44d4b47d
31aed7f4d1c4c0a2
a3120f07282683e0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Ukraine N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d8b9c1b26208d258
803167f614482e3d
ec6dd3fb
1daf2d573fa1dab3
c7bcc1ec2fc94c82
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable af71b7877adee204
60afa69d42b34b28
f5cb835c
5297df67364bfc5c
f7a57ff4972ad81a
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
156.217.113.26/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 13 September 2018 at 9:37 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9402e4a54324c24c
a826bad1dff99f62
1fea771f
530150f7becfbeb7
b77c25dd36ad7f52
No 10.0.17755
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17755
.1
Japan
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1a9c1bf121114f3a
5c9d2f06569d145b
5ddf00b8
e47104f9411c902a
17a3d75433402171
No 10.0.17755
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17755
.1
Japan
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f94ce5534d4a6516
59b7d93d34ed988b
752c3ee2
bde27e898548231e
e3951ae292a81f0d
No 10.0.17758
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17758
.1
China
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