How to Remove “rp8-es-setup.exe”

What is rp8-es-setup.exe?

rp8-es-setup.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Shell Executable of Setup Program. It belongs to Shell Executable of Setup Program software and was developed by RealNetworks, Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as rp8-es-setup.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with rp8-es-setup.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 rp8-es-setup.exe malware:
  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • rp8-es-setup.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 rp8-es-setup.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 rp8-es-setup.exe malware.

How to remove rp8-es-setup.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing rp8-es-setup.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.
 

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First Seen: 05 November 2010 at 5:40 am
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1 RealNetworks, Inc. Executable 196c21a5e67ded46
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No 6.0.9.665 6.0.9.665 Internal Submission
2 RealNetworks, Inc. Executable a85b8191f727f211
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No 6.0.9.432 6.0.9.432 Internal Submission
3 RealNetworks, Inc. Executable 8f40d9c473f337f7
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