How to Remove “zoomin.exe”

What is zoomin.exe?

zoomin.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Freezerware. This process is known as Screen Magnifier Viewer and it belongs to ZoomIn Application. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

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

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by zoomin.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 zoomin.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 zoomin.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the zoomin.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with zoomin.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 31 May 2009 at 5:24 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable bbe7b53e526d993e
76625a7834873467
cbdf6ade
acabdc3ec9345343
9b385931bcbaf7fc
Win32.Packer
.B
No N/A N/A China N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 547193e54032dc0f
1c77ff82e6fe0482
8a987b39
d7a2bffffc6ce770
5583979b9b8e4750
Virus.Win32.
Sality.q
No 4.00 4.00 India N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 344202fb8412aaaf
a450d9ceab74cf46
f0b3c5f5
f7795987ccbdd779
151017fc0dba79c4
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.00 4.00 Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 275f278613386acc
ecc01877e54f5e08
342dea9c
b622d718ff4b9cbe
37e55361cdc6f98a
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
No 4.00 4.00 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 August 2008 at 9:53 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1d589a22027ac28c
af33a70999cb750c
7ae11300
36c5e242b86627dc
d53a9a6b6d29ad33
No 1.0 1.0 Italy
2 N/A Executable 0d184ab29656aeb1
fee6775e90c28b2d
abc9389c
12a34be676399ad4
c81b9d7b3aadca75
No N/A N/A Czech Republic
3 N/A Executable c2e1b958997d8ff7
b64ad97ddb324c48
e8dd2311
8c52dad62d4093e6
61d39bff9d1b72f8
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1d589a22027ac28c
af33a70999cb750c
7ae11300
36c5e242b86627dc
d53a9a6b6d29ad33
No 1.0 1.0 France
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