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File: klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx

Location of klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx and Associated Malware

Check whether klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx is present in the following locations:

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 specific klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx file locations:

  • C:\Documents And Settings\USER_NAME\Local Settings\Application Data\CRE\klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx

Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8 specific klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx file locations:

  • C:\Users\USER_NAME\AppData\Local\CRE\klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx

If you find klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx 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 klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx file is associated with malware only if found in the locations listed above.


Different Variations of klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx File^

File SizeFile Md5Last Seen
2197142E9E063448FCEFBA3EF566FEE75FEE559Jul 27, 2014
28852447F85CC3C5C127A00FD26A127911D639CSep 7, 2014
2895468E6CDD4D91CE499E38778E24D762F5E84Sep 11, 2014
296650804C1DEA47B01CF7CCD8B1DC9EB4E5427Oct 21, 2014
23118678F702878E8DBA5C7D8811EDD38A8C56BNov 5, 2014
2922987C966434C3BB5FC88866F2A2643B84232Nov 6, 2014
1957126E15A3DC46573A2960529990578797742Nov 11, 2014
27395172222CDAE22169E35A07E4CDA090894C2Nov 28, 2014
253939097C9388E2B862FD94541E0058C1604ECDec 22, 2014
27901508D0643DA462FB022D9BAAE96D5EA9832Mar 8, 2015
268969231F031A5AA1D039B13B92A3570726DA6Apr 18, 2015
2690204A98E47BF17D2081E166DA4D2F9CDB860Jul 26, 2015
2689686B6A9642777E8C6756F8B0AB94C4A7938Dec 20, 2015
2892472F23E471FE4EDA589A57BE5C9F934C1C0Feb 14, 2016
2923504D7BD5C79B6459195E5B88A6276446CE2Feb 14, 2016
216149253C79F34E69900D17435081028FA392CMar 1, 2016
2722607F9ADEA37D86C37F2F7AA9D483EDE4D42Apr 1, 2016
22139839B56C0608BA821C0029F29244C6C5034Jun 29, 2016
26896878D62D32C1EAF6A008BFC1B8A1CD586CDJul 9, 2016
28836411D80FCCC2CA94FB59378CB2D9B70112COct 5, 2016
288503523CE8C22B22BD4AF8276DFC19A07E150Dec 10, 2016
27761497FC11DA6BAFC32558AD7DB52C36EAAA6Jan 2, 2017
2722674316174A43C16557E691B91BA64A2F5BFFeb 15, 2017
2165022F8ABE3057AE7949C18F6A49D96DA2289Feb 26, 2017
277614281DCCFD6C0CEB497AF7ADCD5F7D5CFB6Apr 13, 2017
2725268B67F37DBA4BDA6BE633F0594C68BFE01Apr 14, 2017
27766035791C37B4BAB216B1A399A3AEB4C8D92Jun 20, 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 klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx^

  1. To enable deleting the klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx 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 klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx and click End Process.
  2. Using your file explorer, browse to the file using the paths listed in Location of klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx 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 klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx and Associated Malware.
  6. Notes:

    • The deletion of klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx 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 klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx 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 klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx 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 klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx. The name of the first found registry value referencing klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx 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 klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx, 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 klibnahbojhkanfgaglnlalfkgpcppfi.crx and Associated Malware.