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File: a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job

Location of a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job and Associated Malware

Check whether a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job is present in the following locations:

a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job file locations that are Windows version independent:

  • C:\Windows\Tasks\a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job

If you find a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job file in any of these locations, your computer is very likely to be infected with the following malware:

IMPORTANT: Malware files can be camouflaged with the same file names as legitimate files. The a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job file is associated with malware only if found in the locations listed above.

Notes:

Different Variations of a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job File^

File SizeFile Md5Last Seen
13204325833ED6B55D4DEA7374F8AC0FBB1BMay 17, 2014
1304C82130515A5454964444B68A463A4F75May 26, 2014
1302ECF383D770EEDF5DA7A05C330EE1127FMay 30, 2014
1338EB81CFF535FF7BB2E3C40812530FDB5BMay 31, 2014
1328E120EB745E13D318D4FD0F176D79D7D4Jun 2, 2014
1310009FD7D7922C01861F3DB7F6D62DBFEAJun 22, 2014
131666FCAC3C1CC18949C03A6DC69BF889EDJun 22, 2014
1334CBEF85C84E98DB642DAEAF6C1F6822E3Jun 24, 2014
13161441E7E3F9FF10C4C7093E0B76EF1C11Jul 21, 2014
1314A183075952ACFF57C3664DB257B0D521Jul 26, 2014
13048C0FDF87BD5CB80C45DBD1CD01E3C741Aug 5, 2014
1300807B9BA9298A425382E9D9C1E18A301CAug 9, 2014
13086D75A85A322662CF1DD9219A44F45BFFSep 9, 2014
1314E719C6FD46FFF9FE6167594396E173C6Oct 2, 2014
13280E561B5B83162C1D1EFE5A784D4E1A4AOct 15, 2014
1298652255A7791D4D44352EF8AD318C90E2Oct 18, 2014
13227BDBACB30104192ED5633580D83A0695Sep 23, 2015
1298A8D784933D06562C38A5519CAC72C193May 16, 2017

Why Is It Important to Remove Malware Files?^

It is imperative that you delete malware-associated files as soon as possible because they can be used - or are already being used - to inflict serious damage on your PC, including:

  • Disrupting the normal functioning of the operating system or rendering it completely useless.
  • Hijacking valuable private information (credit card numbers, passwords, PIN codes, etc.)
  • Directing all your Web searches to the same unwanted or malicious sites.
  • Dramatically slowing down your computer.
  • Gaining total control of your PC to spread viruses and trojans and send out spam.

How to Remove a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job^

  1. To enable deleting the a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job file, terminate the associated process in the Task Manager as follows:
    • Right-click in the Windows taskbar (a bar that appears along the bottom of the Windows screen) and select Task Manager on the menu.
    • In the Tasks Manager window, click the Processes tab.
    • On the Processes tab, select a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job and click End Process.
  2. Using your file explorer, browse to the file using the paths listed in Location of a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job and Associated Malware.
  3. Select the file and press SHIFT+Delete on the keyboard.
  4. Click Yes in the confirm deletion dialog box.
  5. Repeat steps 2-4 for each location listed in Location of a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job and Associated Malware.
  6. Notes:

    • The deletion of a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job will fail if it is locked; that is, it is in use by some application (Windows will display a corresponding message). For instructions on deleting locked files, see Deleting Locked Files.
    • The deletion of a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job will fail if your Windows uses the NT File System (NTFS) and you have no write rights for the file. Request your system administrator to grant you write rights for the file.

Deleting Locked Files^

You can delete locked files with the RemoveOnReboot utility. You can install the RemoveOnReboot utility from here.

After you delete a locked file, you need to delete all the references to the file in Windows registry.

To delete a locked file:

  1. Right-click on the file and select Send To -> Remove on Next Reboot on the menu.
  2. Restart your computer.

The file will be deleted on restart.

Note: In the case of complex viruses that can replicate themselves, malware files can reappear in the same locations even after you have deleted those files and restarted your computer. Exterminate It! Antimalware can effectively eradicate such viruses from your computer.

To remove all registry references to a a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job malware file:

  1. On the Windows Start menu, click Run.
  2. In the Open box, type regedit and click OK. The Registry Editor window opens.
  3. On the Edit menu, select Find.
  4. In the Find dialog box, type a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job. The name of the first found registry value referencing a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job is highlighted in the right pane of the Registry Editor window.
  5. Right-click the registry value name and select Delete on the menu.
  6. Click Yes in the Confirm Value Delete dialog box.
  7. To delete all other references to a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job, repeat steps 4-6.
IMPORTANT: Malware files can masquerade as legitimate files by using the same file names. To avoid deleting a harmless file, ensure that the Value column for the registry value displays exactly one of the paths listed in Location of a7982934-0630-49b5-bdb1-d23d83f53ffd-2.job and Associated Malware.