How to Remove “schplayer.exe”

What is schplayer.exe?

schplayer.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as NetSupport School SchPlayer. It belongs to NetSupport School, developed by Net Support Ltd. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.
Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as schplayer.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with schplayer.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with schplayer.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • schplayer.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible schplayer.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 December 2010 at 4:00 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 NetSupport Ltd Executable 7e37a34be03838ae
cdc74bfa54421dec
dae431db
577a799688ff1918
8b1e424d318d694b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.AE
No V10.50 V10.50 Vietnam N/A
2 NetSupport Ltd Executable a323fdfc40dcb99c
c6e70fc29b4edc04
9169248b
4807447f1bdad47a
9eaedeb360ef7e4a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.AE
No V10.50 V10.50 Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 July 2008 at 2:00 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 NetSupport Ltd Executable 8c6a132f73a29075
e722283e2df0afd3
43bcdc43
7aa37aa6982d217a
7fc5dd8f27933c60
Yes V12.10F16 V12.10 10.224.1.63/32
2 N/A Executable 2297b99d374bee93
8a0c0a35591f01f7
faffc293
7092164f1e844baf
0c5ed11466e3a15a
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission
3 NetSupport Ltd Executable 64a68d1357a544d6
87a8b5a13782bbdc
fa5fec40
3714d2b81f2e4932
8d6e7313f52adf33
No V9.11f1 V9.11 Yemen
4 NetSupport Ltd Executable 0641fc4b15342810
1d9c53a4ed6205b7
706eaeb6
81faac275ff8a613
7d5099a47e3fc495
No V9.03 V9.03 Internal Submission
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