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File: SystemHealer Run Delay

Location of SystemHealer Run Delay and Associated Malware

Check whether SystemHealer Run Delay is present in the following locations:

SystemHealer Run Delay file locations that are Windows version independent:

  • C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\SystemHealer Run Delay

If you find SystemHealer Run Delay 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 SystemHealer Run Delay file is associated with malware only if found in the locations listed above.


Different Variations of SystemHealer Run Delay File^

File SizeFile Md5Last Seen
340886E1197D9574021A65E1A28F0A51E3DANov 13, 2015
3392E00A274F784167FA37D01472B25DFA3CApr 8, 2016
3408241BB2B5B1928A0205349F53248053FDMay 13, 2016
3412465DE7DAB9D793EEB9AB19626810BDCBMay 30, 2016
3420C0E510489AE81110B56F1727B9ECA414Jun 22, 2016
3420B06B6D8646527E94D704DC47EBE67DFFAug 10, 2016
3288A0C6DCFE1C3986C418063C97FD57E86DSep 11, 2016
3306A165A721F82A7EABB402E6AC58B48236Jan 19, 2017
3360E64DE7C93E95C36A9170D05CF1BABD19Mar 17, 2017
3288CC4F77B65A108C9CF3A6FB6C2097D57DApr 9, 2017
3322B17E91391F5A1E35672617C43073CD88Apr 24, 2017
3294CC542A901AF2ACF31F4626026EB0217EApr 24, 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 SystemHealer Run Delay^

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

    • The deletion of SystemHealer Run Delay 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 SystemHealer Run Delay 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 SystemHealer Run Delay 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 SystemHealer Run Delay. The name of the first found registry value referencing SystemHealer Run Delay 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 SystemHealer Run Delay, 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 SystemHealer Run Delay and Associated Malware.