How to Remove “regini.exe”

What is regini.exe?

regini.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Registry Initializer. It belongs to Windows Operating System and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as regini.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • regini.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 regini.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with regini.exe malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 October 2011 at 1:18 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
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Malware Behavior
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Virus.Win32.
Expiro.R0
No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Ukraine N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 12:04 pm
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File
Version
Product
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Submitted
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1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6b92afec031e6e65
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No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
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6deda721f2cae9d2
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No 5.00.2134.
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5.00.2134.
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3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6b92afec031e6e65
0a486a78d39570e3
5cae491e
320aca6360b710f4
ea6cba95bd694c2b
No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 449b0d6bec8a9241
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