How to get rid of the crss VirusSometimes the crss file may cloak a virus, for example Symantec found Backdoor.Cycbot or, as the case may be, Trojan.Gen.2, as well as Kaspersky found Trojan.Win32.Cossta.pyo or, as the case may be, Trojan.Win32.VBKrypt.gpgf. If your anti-virus software does not detect a virus, try using a supplementary free Anti-Malware scanner.
Other problems with crss.exe
The crss.exe process is also known as BerliozSusanne Weeks Sus Alex McConnelStrombergRotarian or, as the case may be, Pando Media Booster and is a part of SuzannePatriciaDumaSchumannPiperAtwood Perilla Bunyan or, as the case may be, Pando Media Booster. This software is produced by Pandora Cheney DowCarbone Wilcox Seattle Kannada Benedikt Ovid Anabaptist Shelby Parkinson. An obsolete or defective version of crss.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:
- crss.exe has stopped working. Windows is checking for a solution to the problem... (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- crss.exe has stopped working. A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available. (Windows 10, 8, 7)
- crss.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. (Windows XP)
- Access violation at address FFFFFFFF in module crss.exe. Read of address 00000000.
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What you should know about crss.exe crss.exe
crss.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. The file crss.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Users\USERNAME".
Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 69,120 bytes (33% of all these files), 118,784 bytes or, as the case may be, 968,704 bytes.
This crss.exe process does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The file is no part of Microsoft Windows. The crss file does not supply any version information or other description. This crss.exe process is initiated as part of Windows start-up (Registry: Run, User Shell Folders, DEFAULT\Run). Crss.exe is capable of monitor other applications as well as Change the behavior of other applications. For this reason, 62% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.
Attention: If you find crss.exe on your computer, please scan it with an anti-virus product. If your anti-virus software does not recognize it as being harmful, then please make sure that you have the latest update of the signature file, or check the file online. For this option, you may want to use Security Task Manager. Here, click on the process with the right mouse button and send the file to an online virus scanner.
What do other computer users say about crss?
|you dont need it. i deleted ours but the only thing wrong with deleteing it is that every time i start up an error message pops up saying it is missing. i dont want it and nobody misses it. whatever the hell it is?! |
|it is trojan virus |
|When process is ended via task manager PC CRASHES. |
|it's windows system process file |
|cant be deleted, also seems to shut down lan |
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Summary: One user judges crss.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. However, 5 users consider this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. For this reason, 3 users have already deleted crss.exe. source: file.net
How to uninstall SuzannePatriciaDumaSchumannPiperAtwood Perilla Bunyan or Pando Media Booster
To remove crss.exe from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.
- Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
- Click Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Look for SuzannePatriciaDumaSchumannPiperAtwood Perilla Bunyan or Pando Media Booster in the list of available programs.
- Click Uninstall.
How to tell if crss.exe (crss.exe) was uninstalled cleanly
After uninstalling, restart your computer. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. Be sure to check the Registry as well for remnants of crss.exe. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for crss.exe or the name of the producer. Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry.
What to do if a program does not uninstall
The easiest way to remove any kind of software cleanly and accurately is to use an uninstaller tool. Because the uninstaller automatically creates a backup, there is no risk of anything going wrong.
Last but not least
If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or crss.exe is causing problems for you, a good Registry Cleaner may very well help. This is especially effective when it comes to older computers that have accumulated vast quantities of "garbage data" as the result of many software installs and uninstalls.