How to Remove “rapimgr.exe”

rapimgr.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as ActiveSync RAPI Manager. It belongs to software Microsoft ActiveSync and 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 rapimgr.exe to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with rapimgr.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • rapimgr.exe file takes up an unusually large space in the CPU memory
  • System performance slows down
  • Browser is automatically redirected to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is flooded with frequent popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further diagnose 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 rapimgr.exe to open its location

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

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

Ideally, replacing the existing rapimgr.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 Free Comodo 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 rapimgr.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 04 July 2009 at 10:09 am
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Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
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Sality.gen
No 4.5.5096.0 4.5.5096 Turkey N/A
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No 4.5.5096.0 4.5.5096 Russian Federation N/A
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.2.4876.0 4.2.4876 Poland N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 12:51 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 300f5d4dfe225ac3
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3ffea8b9c3e904b1
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No 4.2.4875.0 4.2.4875 Brazil
2 N/A Executable 0ef28f2137dec817
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No N/A N/A Russian Federation
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5103b7da52f0966a
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N/A Yes 4.5.5096.0 4.5.5096 Taiwan
4 N/A Executable 2a2896d89c8820da
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No N/A N/A Russian Federation
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