Be careful! Full path on computer: %PROGRAM FILES%\2345SOFT\2345EXPLORER\PROTECT\PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE
PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE is reported as Win32:PUP-gen (potentially unwanted program). I suggest you to remove PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE from your PC as soon as possible!
Tried to remove PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE? Cannot completely delete PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE, because it gets back?
Uninstall PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE, kill PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE process using Task Manager, delete PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE folder, remove PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE registry key, get rid of PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE scheduled task, disable PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE browser plugin, clean your shortcuts from PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE.
See how to fix PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE step by step using my removal guide.
How PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE got on my computer?
Like many potentially unwanted programs, PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE can be installed on your computer as part of a bundle with another tool you downloaded from the Internet. Since PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE manufacturer pays software developers for distributing PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE within their applications, PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE is often included as part of the installer.
PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE is also often distributed with free games and simple, one-click freeware tools developed specifically with the purpose of getting PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE onto as many computers as possible.
Usually, you have not only one PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE problem, but a bunch of similar WIN32:PUPs./p>
How dangerous is PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE?
While PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE is not considered illegal and is not officially classified as malware, it poses a direct threat to your privacy. Since PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE runs alongside your Web browser, it can collect and transmit information such your search queries, Web forms and passwords, names and messages, track Web sites that you visit, and do much more on your computer without you even knowing. PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE was reported to cause significant slowdowns in browser performance, making Web page load times much longer compared to a clean system.
On a scale of 1 to 5 (with 1 being "mostly harmless", 3 being "invasive" and 5 being "dangerous"), PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE can be rated as a 3.
How do I remove PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE?
- Uninstall PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE using Windows uninstallation applet (use Add/Remove Programs or Uninstall Program or Apps & features).
- Open Task Manager to kill all "PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE" related processes.
- Use Windows search to find and remove "PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE" files and folders.
- Run services.msc to disable a "PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE" Windows service.
- Execute taskschd.msc to get rid of "PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE" scheduled tasks.
- Open regedit.exe and delete PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE registry keys and values.
- Check your shortcuts on your desktop and in the Start menu for PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE presence. Fix infected shortcuts.
- Open your browser and disable PROTECT_2345EXPLORER.EXE plugins. Disable all unknown plugins. Reset the browser settings.
- Clean your Recycle bin and temporary files.
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