How to remove the AdobeR virus

Most antivirus programs identify AdobeR.exe as malware—for example Symantec identifies it as W32.Rajump, and Microsoft identifies it as Worm:Win32/RJump.J.

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AdobeR.exe file information

The process contains no information about its author.

Description: AdobeR.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The AdobeR.exe file is located in the C:\Windows folder. The file size on Windows 10/8/7/XP is 3,514,318 bytes. 
The software has no file description. The program has no visible window. The file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. The program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: MACHINE\Run). It is not a Windows core file. The program uses ports to connect to or from a LAN or the Internet. Therefore the technical security rating is 96% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.

Recommended: Identify AdobeR.exe related errors

Important: You should check the AdobeR.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.


User Comments

It starts off as a pendrive virus, then swells with time to over 6 GB, which at that point locks the computer up. Next time windows is restarted, windows and BIOS is missing, thus destroying the computer.
Probably harmfull, got on my memory stick after I used it in other computers and alse added itslf in the Autorun file located on it. Avira AntiVir warned me and moved the file to quarantine on my command, had to rewrite my autorun file..
  Peter   (further information)
Vermehrt sich schnell auch über USB-Sticks und andere Flash-Speicher. Ich habe die Datei mit Linux entfernen können.

Summary: Average user rating of AdobeR.exe: based on 5 votes with 3 user comments. One user thinks AdobeR.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 2 users suspect danger. 2 users think AdobeR.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it.

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Best practices for resolving AdobeR issues

The following programs have also been shown useful for a deeper analysis: ASecurity Task Manager examines the active AdobeR process on your computer and clearly tells you what it is doing. Malwarebytes' well-known Banti-malware tool tells you if the AdobeR.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.

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