How to remove the scrcal virus
Most antivirus programs identify scrcal.exe as malware.
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Scrcal.exe file information
Description: The file scrcal.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,402,854 bytes (75% of all occurrences) or 1,249,792 bytes.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. There is no description of the program. It is not a Windows system file. The process can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. scrcal.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 15% dangerous.
If you are having problems with scrcal.exe, you can also completely remove Screen Calendar (Control Panel⇒Add/Remove programs).
Recommended: Identify scrcal.exe related errors
External information from Paul Collins:
- "Screen Calendar" can run at start up. Screen Calendar allows you to create custom desktop wallpapers with built in active calendar and scheduler
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as scrcal.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the scrcal.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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