How to Remove “xpmanager.exe”

What is xpmanager.exe?

xpmanager.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as WinXp Manager Setup Packet. It belongs to WinXP Manager and was developed by Yamicsoft. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as xpmanager.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • xpmanager.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 xpmanager.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 xpmanager.exe malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 April 2009 at 2:21 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 1cb2d9fbe252750e
01f423b9bc13f2b3
a1289c6c
779c45e2f1551fd7
7916e08cacf1f63f
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 9e61ff2cf6ea0530
3792cb18ebf2afd5
0cf0b2dc
973f3e0fec9b15bc
7355ce27778f74da
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A India N/A
3 N/A Non-executable 4cd479ebb2dafa8f
c5573c9c45e771eb
baf1d5a9
cbf25aab556755ad
f8d84cf00bf2030c
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable 25a37377db575bcf
4c603e128f806d72
327b743a
8fa3e2aa457734f5
ad390db63bb06e8c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 March 2009 at 6:14 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Yamicsoft Executable 029d71e2d8dad938
4044c02679145b6b
89b541bb
fada2f28c0b61024
c33db5c735a19327
No 8.0.1 8.0.1 United States
2 Yamicsoft Executable 341bb109eca61ce2
035e4938fece6857
20fde46a
9872fc205967eff9
4a8487308f9d880b
No 6.0.6 6.0.6 Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable dffc9228cca93748
84aba2af672f6f24
946fd22e
22817eda926ccfc2
188f3185e433efd0
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 Yamicsoft Executable 517792e26c52dc75
9fe4c7d0bb11f5da
40387e62
d48061cbb01c9bb3
0892f46a04347882
No 6.0.5 6.0.5 Ireland
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