How to Remove “quicktimeinstaller.exe”

quicktimeinstaller.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as QuickTimeInstaller. It belongs to QuickTime software and was developed by Apple Inc. It is commonly stored in %windir%\Downloaded Installations\{54C0D94A-F467-4ABC-. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as quicktimeinstaller.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with quicktimeinstaller.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 quicktimeinstaller.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • quicktimeinstaller.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 quicktimeinstaller.exe and open the file location
If the file is located outside %windir%\Downloaded Installations\{54C0D94A-F467-4ABC-, then it is likely that the system is affected with quicktimeinstaller.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing quicktimeinstaller.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: Check on the “Do not detect new networks again” option when Comodo Internet Security internal firewall activates the network detection process.

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 quicktimeinstaller.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 March 2011 at 1:38 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 OpenInstall Executable e4392e0c46636df3
676aca94b96acde9
cc885848
a3bf3f7826d8e645
7ef16abc6a198aa7
Application.
Win32.AdWare
.OpenInstall
.A
Yes 1,18,0,202
0
1,18,0,202
0
United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 86940abb1fab34e6
58ee6490141f56ac
a9a6528c
639b00f346a8ae09
b65c1499b3270f7d
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No N/A N/A France N/A
3 N/A Executable aee876a520b9ecb6
921313822af488b9
9048bf54
563b2e99a2637f07
7693544c7ae3b252
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
4 N/A Executable a2c908e7a6e38d97
af0c0cac9f8f766e
7d5c3b93
0b70472a38cab652
f28edd9e8714187a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
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42

Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 January 2009 at 1:24 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Apple Computer, Inc. Executable 70bc17b1e5e56b9e
f62709f167d7bd46
043a0d8c
2efccfe02e96f676
341247adfdaf0058
No 7.0.3 7.0.3 Internal Submission
2 Apple Inc. Executable 3123713755c0705b
abacf186f5c35712
04ee3ae7
086a13fde91c3c53
bc34073c0fe63456
Yes 7.73.80.64 7.73.80.64 10.224.1.62/32
3 Apple Computer, Inc. Executable 047a9f2d88c8a865
b4ad5f24c9904b87
27ba71e7
71a290be962786af
83c97c04ebad3157
Yes 7.1.3.100 7.1.3.100 104.236.253.252/32
4 Apple Inc. Executable ed569d62b3f8c24a
c8e9aec7275f17cb
b14d2124
2bd06cd6ba2caedd
4536fed68b332439
Yes 7.72.80.56 7.72.80.56 Internal Submission
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