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Help! How can I remove malicious conhost.exe


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I used Malwarebytes several days ago and found lots of viruses - but noticed they kept coming back after every startup!! Then I located C:\Users\Peter\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\conhost.exe in the startup processes.... so I disabled it.

Now how can I remove it??

I also found several crss.exe on my system, how can I check which ones are real?

I'm sorry if I've posted this in the wrong forum. I just really want help. Thanks!

I meant csrss.exe

Also, are there any other files I should look out for? I've done a scan with Malwarebytes and I currently have no malware on my system.

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Not since I edited it not to run at startup. I think it might have been an infected file that was starting up viruses/malware when I logged on. My desktop loads a lot quicker with it disabled, which suggests it was using a lot of memory.

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