What is Hashcalc.exe?
Hashcalc.exe is a common file which is usually stored in locations such as C:\Windows or C:\Program Files. Sometimes, it will also be present in System 32 folder inside Windows or in the Common Files folder. By default, this is a normal file associated with every Windows operating system and takes care of every day task.
When a virus infects your computer and manages to corrupt or damage this said file, it will start showing multiple errors. Commonly seen messages are .dll is missing, corrupted or overwritten by an incompatible version. Too many invalid or obsolete registry entries are another sign that hashcalc file has been compromised by a virus.
An error message can pop up when you are busy doing a task or involved in professional work. It is not only annoying but can cause your currently running programs as well at the most unexpected moment. It will generate rundll32.exe error messages repeatedly, will slow down computer, can crash or freeze programs when you are using them and sometimes even leads to the blue screen of Death which every Windows user tries never to see again.
Hashcalc.exe will hinder any new installation or uninstallations. Scanning with a tool and repairing windows registry is the suggested cleaning method.
How to remove hashcalc.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?
Ideally, replacing the existing hashcalc.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 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 hashcalc.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware EntriesSafe Entries
|No||2, 0, 2, 0||2, 0, 2, 0||South Africa||N/A|
|No||2, 0, 0, 0||2, 0, 0, 0||India||N/A|
Safe EntriesSafe Entries
|No||2, 0, 0, 0||2, 0, 0, 0||United States|
|No||2, 0, 2, 0||2, 0, 2, 0||Ukraine|
|No||1, 0, 0, 1||1, 0, 0, 1||Internal Submission|