How to Remove “remapkey.exe”

What is remapkey.exe?

remapkey.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Hiro Software Factory. This process is known as Scancode Remapper for Windows NT and it belongs to product Ramapkey Application. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of remapkey.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by remapkey.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 remapkey.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from remapkey.exe malware?

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove remapkey.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 February 2009 at 8:47 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Hiro Software Factory Executable 10b3c2548be41b43
5a156ae4e2c0fe05
d087a368
78358314d76826bd
acfe55609b9224e5
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 1, 0, 0, 0 0, 9, 9, 6 10.224.1.116/32 N/A
2 Hiro Software Factory Executable 7be99fecba894c90
8b3be1e10d4a73be
68092174
01e7bbd33aa2e72b
55d9a60056f58def
Packed.Win32
.MUPACK.~KW
No 1, 0, 0, 0 0, 9, 9, 6 United States N/A
3 Hiro Software Factory Executable 4a2da3a8a9e17f6f
15fe02339fdf1038
d6cd54ae
25e4bd6be4c9916b
5d91ab8a870e81dd
Packed.Win32
.MUPACK.~KW
No 1, 0, 0, 0 0, 9, 9, 6 10.224.21.40/32 N/A
4 Hiro Software Factory Executable ae89aaddb2700ec4
38d9793f2e0806b4
90fe9afc
05069db477faa3d1
8875c76bdf1f1a3f
Packed.Win32
.MUPACK.~KW
No 1, 0, 0, 0 0, 9, 9, 6 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 March 2009 at 5:08 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Hiro Software Factory Executable 7e59282e435aa336
a9e1f4f6fa76f988
3aedd43a
c144a52ba736620e
8276f5714ec2362f
No 1, 0, 0, 0 0, 9, 9, 7 United States
2 Hiro Software Factory Executable bda507cd2a004a0b
2592b35d3d2e4291
45729f8b
cc34c033f2e3aaf0
af7be9c2aad96f6f
No 1, 0, 0, 0 0, 9, 9, 6 Internal Submission
3 Hiro Software Factory Executable 3f2b8d85494e4c77
d38ee5e5a7d05993
d7773748
bc6225ade6f667cd
c68870d640ab1681
No 1, 0, 0, 0 0, 9, 9, 6 Internal Submission
4 Hiro Software Factory Executable 7e59282e435aa336
a9e1f4f6fa76f988
3aedd43a
c144a52ba736620e
8276f5714ec2362f
No 1, 0, 0, 0 0, 9, 9, 7 Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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