How to remove the TimeTasksSetup virus

Most antivirus programs identify TimeTasksSetup.exe as malware—for example Sophos identifies it as Generic PUA GK (PUA), and TrendMicro identifies it as TROJ_GEN.R0C1C0EHV16.

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TimeTasksSetup.exe file information

The process known as TimeTasksSetup.exe belongs to software Time tasks by unknown.

Description: TimeTasksSetup.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The TimeTasksSetup.exe file is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 346,733 bytes (80% of all occurrences), 297,148 bytes or 114,519 bytes. 
The program has a visible window. There is no file information. The software starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: MACHINE\Run, Run). The TimeTasksSetup.exe file is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 56% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: There is a possibility to uninstall Time tasks from your computer using the Control Panel applet Uninstall a Program.

Recommended: Identify TimeTasksSetup.exe related errors

Important: You should check the TimeTasksSetup.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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Best practices for resolving TimeTasksSetup issues

The following programs have also been shown useful for a deeper analysis: ASecurity Task Manager examines the active TimeTasksSetup process on your computer and clearly tells you what it is doing. Malwarebytes' well-known Banti-malware tool tells you if the TimeTasksSetup.exe on your computer displays annoying ads, slowing it down. This type of unwanted adware program is not considered by some antivirus software to be a virus and is therefore not marked for cleanup.

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding PC trouble. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

Other processes

TimeTasksSetup.exe [all]