What is runit.exe? Spyware? Or something else

Posted on 2009-07-04
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2013-11-16
REcently after downloading some software, and then deleting it, I get a dialog box appear titled 'runit'. The dialog box displays a message about class error and bad path. What is this? Have I deleted something I shouldn't have?

Advice appreciated.
Question by:Carl
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
LVL 18

Assisted Solution

awawada earned 180 total points
ID: 24776550

Accepted Solution

rizwanidrees earned 195 total points
ID: 24776582
1. type regedit in run
3. Find the file that is causing problem in right side pane
4. right click and delete that entry

Author Closing Comment

ID: 31599748
Thanks guys, help appreciated.


Featured Post

Free Tool: IP Lookup

Get more info about an IP address or domain name, such as organization, abuse contacts and geolocation.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

SHARE your personal details only on a NEED to basis. Take CHARGE and SECURE your IDENTITY. How do I then PROTECT myself and stay in charge of my own Personal details (and) - MY own WAY...
The recent Petya-like ransomware attack served a big blow to hundreds of banks, corporations and government offices The Acronis blog takes a closer look at this damaging worm to see what’s behind it – and offers up tips on how you can safeguard your…
Established in 1997, Technology Architects has become one of the most reputable technology solutions companies in the country. TA have been providing businesses with cost effective state-of-the-art solutions and unparalleled service that is designed…
Email security requires an ever evolving service that stays up to date with counter-evolving threats. The Email Laundry perform Research and Development to ensure their email security service evolves faster than cyber criminals. We apply our Threat…

718 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question