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: 14 June 2008 at 7:07 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 6ed24844cc0930d2
81efbf48988d007b
c141fde1
90da8ca3af8dcac8
8e6e2106c978e929
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 5.227.233.194/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8fcbe86714ee2f42
d0f87705be603a44
f1a4b595
5db8ffa8fd2726ea
ccd3b27038600e83
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Ukraine N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 36b9849ddaf3071e
3f1ff21d156f46bc
e6beb566
461332590bcd4a10
22a762df17e1d1b7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 United Kingdom N/A
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22

Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 8:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 284fd86237e40229
2144419d74026bcd
3df8c527
309c9aa36d801a41
19f7925e97660faa
No N/A N/A United Kingdom
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3cd01555a696c47a
8a6e1fe942bbe733
4c964867
d6611667ab8aee51
4a28d1d976a4f5c4
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 Internal Submission
3 Chromatic Dragon Executable 2805b9b13a3253f4
bc5177b4270235ec
bf5fb529
06d30f7b87e10e38
3696f0b18e0999cb
No 0.9.8.3 0.9.8.3 United Kingdom
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable d2ddd4cfc1b23a76
18acb1ca48320afe
b6f2386e
76188827a09b6550
3bf7d5051865f39c
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Finland
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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