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How to get rid of the slack Virus

Sometimes the slack file may cloak a virus. If your anti-virus software does not detect a virus, try using a supplementary free Anti-Malware scanner.

Other problems with slack.exe

The slack.exe process is also known as Slac and is a part of Slack. This software is produced by Slack Technologies. An obsolete or defective version of slack.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about slack.exe Slac

slack.exe is not a Windows system file and is known to frequently cause computer problems. Slack.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Users\USERNAME" or sometimes in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 13,179,660 bytes (94% of all these files) or, as the case may be, 685,536 bytes.
The original file has a digital certificate (see its file properties). The slack file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. It does not contain any exact product information, as would normally be expected today. The application does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. Slack.exe is capable of Change the behavior of other applications, interpret keystrokes as well as track other applications. For this reason, 72% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

Attention: If you find slack.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 slack?

The file spreads very slowly and does not often make an appearance. Therefore, feedback from other users is not yet available.

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How to uninstall Slack

To remove Slac from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate Slack in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if slack.exe (Slac) 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 Slac. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Slac 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 slack.exe is causing problems for you, a good Windows diagnostic tool 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.

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