How to Remove “syncapp.exe”

What is syncapp.exe?

syncapp.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as syncapp.exe. 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 them as syncapp.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • syncapp.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 syncapp.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 syncapp.exe malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 October 2010 at 2:39 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 685c39d6b1465f83
242bf45d1c3645a7
1e41c8ef
a33272abd8a5219a
a08de28ab07052b3
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 China N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9d4f097572c2c666
b457c5fe3257e6be
7db76c94
734df9847ac67d9d
5438831286d195d4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Indonesia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable efb82b7b1c1710ae
6e9b613a2928b239
a50b76cf
668c90ce1ec0ad8b
ed9bf2baca43551f
Worm.Win32.M
abezat.b1
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 197.251.180.204/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e225a0570e2098c3
c1140a4785996ff3
793d0c93
07c492f18ce28c4b
94b104c71339b97c
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 November 2010 at 2:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4ef2d583057cc609
9e49cd14ac3fea53
a6365fae
7b0067e94ff87447
86acf46da17b7843
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable f7ff75bb1981b7ce
de33c642b9d8ce6d
4f8270e1
0118f1815fca6d5c
a65e1bf5d1e72b24
No 4.00 4.00 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 340d73e81c4b7d05
8bfd5a76f1092301
aa7751a2
8529e17772229278
5cb1329d8f009973
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 10.224.1.116/32
4 N/A Executable 457f8ba8395c440a
baf52b82782924c6
0211bba1
56018af9851b65f8
d87a4afb2239abc6
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission
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