How to remove the rlvknlg virus
Most antivirus programs identify rlvknlg.exe as malware, such as Sophos identifies it as Generic Proxy-OSS Application, and Kaspersky identifies it as not-a-virus:WebToolbar.Win32.RK.ah or not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.RK.k.
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Rlvknlg.exe file information
The process known as RelevantKnowledge or xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx or Marketscore appears to belong to software RelevantKnowledge or xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx or Marketscore by RelevantKnowledge (www.relevantknowledge.com) or TMRG, (www.tmrginc.com) or xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx or Marketscore (www.marketscore.com).
Description: Rlvknlg.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file rlvknlg.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32 or sometimes in the folder C:\Windows.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,429,504 bytes (17% of all occurrences), 1,150,976 bytes and 18 more variants.
The rlvknlg.exe file is not a Windows system file. The program is not visible. The file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. The application listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce). Rlvknlg.exe is able to record inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 73% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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If rlvknlg.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 59% dangerous. The file size is 1,690,112 bytes (9% of all occurrences), 1,860,736 bytes and 22 more variants.
The rlvknlg.exe file is not a Windows core file. The program has no visible window. The process listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. The file is digitally signed.
Rlvknlg.exe is able to record inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs.
If you have any problems with rlvknlg.exe, you can also do the following:
1) uninstall RelevantKnowledge Adware software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista)
2) search the support area on the Relevantknowledge website
3) make sure that you have installed the latest version.
Important: You should check the rlvknlg.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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