Click to Run a Free Virus Scan for the winnet.exe malware Winnet.exe file information The process known as Generic Host Process for Win32 Services or Winnet appears to belong to software SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Thanks again, Gavin gplatt2000 22:40 20 Jul 03 Sorted!
Please enter your email address below and click Subscribe. Copyright © 2000-2017 Hardware Analysis CNET Reviews Best Products Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Networking Desktops Drones This program uses Microsoft Internet Explorer web browser to track your activity in the Internet and show pop-ups and commercial adverts. It somehow disabled regedit and my taskmanager. All rights reserved. http://www.file.net/process/winnet.exe.html
Wininet can contane a virus called W32.HLLW.Bymer. This file has been identified as a program that is undesirable to have running on your computer. If you have additional information about this file, please leave a comment or a suggestion for other users. Do I need it?
- More information about Reimage Reimage is a tool to detect malware.You need to purchase full version to remove infections.
- This toolbar enables you to enter keywords or short phrases which will take you straight to the website of the organisation that might have bought those keywords, or phrases (or a
- You can also delete the appropriate reg entry in the following path. (Be careful when editing the registry).
- Trojan.Win32.Malware is a Trojan.
- Of course, to complete the uninstallation using this procedure, you have to be connected to the Internet and then taken to the website of the culprits.
- winnet.exe is an add-on for the Internet Explorer allowing you to search for sites related to a specific keyword.
- More information about this program can be found in Reimage review.
- If this is the best step I will follow the advice.
Recommended: Identify winnet.exe related errors If winnet.exe is located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder, the security rating is 68% dangerous. Your guidance on helping me get rid of it is always appreciated. CommonName Toolbar spyware. File winnet.exe is located in the folder "C:PROGRAM FILESCOMMONNAMEADDRESSBAR".
If I tried to delete the winnet.exe file I got an access denied error. My advice is valid. Alternatively, download PC Mechanic to automatically scan and identify any PC issues. http://www.liutilities.com/products/wintaskspro/processlibrary/winnet/ Steve Omand Nov 30, 2003, 10:48am EST Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: What is Winnet.exeOn Windows 98 I found that this
I will attach a copy here to see if it is able to be corrected. Download a remover for Windows. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Recommendation : In our opinion this is a useless system for the simple reason that, in the grand scheme of things, only a few companies have subscribed to the service.
winnet.exe is an add-on for the Internet Explorer allowing you to search for sites related to a specific keyword. The final status of the file is purely our opinion. now there gone.... Therefore, before ending a task/process via CTRL+ALT+DEL just because it has an "X" recommendation, please check whether it's in MSCONFIG or the registry first.
By clicking "post comment" button you agree not to post any copyrighted, unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, profane, hateful, racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable material of any kind. doxdesk does work though, I'm proof. Current bandwidth usage: 326.30 kbit/s March 18 - 04:46am EDT Forums Product Prices Contents Home Reviews Editorials Columns Home Theater Forums Price Search Community HWA Store Latest Topics Kaspersky identifies it as not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.CommonName.f, and Symantec identifies it as Adware.CommonName.
However, running too many processes on your system may affect your PC’s performance. Delete winnet.exe and other files in the same directory where you found winnet.exe. 4. Contact Us: NETGATE Technologies s.r.o., Tajovskeho 8, 971 01 Prievidza, Slovakia, European Union Support: [email protected] Sales: [email protected] Copyright © 2007-2011 NETGATE Technologies s.r.o. it is affecting my internet explorer browser amongst other things.
Norton Systemworks with Antivirus has always been installed in my system and properly configured and updated daily. Go into directory where winnet.exe is. 3. Winnet.exe & Comwiz.exe Files Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by promoexpert, Sep 4, 2003.
I have found they are part of Common Name software and have found the Common Name file (containing the /exe files) in Program Files.
Stay logged in Sign up now! I am unable to kill the process. However, I pointed out to them that by placing this application onto anyone's computer, for any reason, without first getting permission, amounts to nothing more than deception and stealth. To uninstall see here Important: You should check the winnet.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat.
Each time you remove the startup entry it gets re-written; each time I killed winnet it would be restarted. (What a pernicious little piece of crap!). Jerry Whitlow Aug 09, 2003, 10:14am EDT Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: What is Winnet.exeWell guys I removed winnet & comwiz