How to Remove “xmldocumentevent.exe”

What is xmldocumentevent.exe?

xmldocumentevent.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as xmldocumentevent.exe and it belongs to Windows Operating System. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of xmldocumentevent.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by xmldocumentevent.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 start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • 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 xmldocumentevent.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, 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 xmldocumentevent.exe malware?

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2012 at 1:03 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable f6ec4bdd2c58a956
7722ba9caa9862b2
323992d9
bf95f731f3ba1d29
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ce317242f1441698
28b80a95c832a527
a7de76a4
69140b6f0c371e54
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.1.0.0 1.1.0.0 Brazil N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable c3e8c80dfad0583e
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b0415a02
88a8dc99f9971fcd
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.1.0.0 1.1.0.0 Brazil N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3bd9caac00f5aae0
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.1.0.0 1.1.0.0 Brazil N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 March 2009 at 4:11 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9018be8a4a308234
61a6e668dfba61df
6f27e679
9787e5b4bb0eebbb
bfe0871da62851ce
No 1.1.0.0 1.1.0.0 Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0d3351f97b480c19
9d0226ad5c509994
6aa4835b
23d0ecbf7f57cb1b
16bff28ca4fac81d
No 1.1.0.0 1.1.0.0 United Kingdom
3 N/A Executable eb7a4cfd4c89bb6d
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ef3de5ea
2f046a5f56ebf39e
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No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9018be8a4a308234
61a6e668dfba61df
6f27e679
9787e5b4bb0eebbb
bfe0871da62851ce
No 1.1.0.0 1.1.0.0 United Kingdom
Display 4 items per page
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