What is HaoKanUpdate.exe?

HaoKanUpdate.exe is part of HaoKanUpdate and developed by 北京小树发芽网络科技有限公司 according to the HaoKanUpdate.exe version information.

HaoKanUpdate.exe's description is "HaoKanUpdate"

HaoKanUpdate.exe is digitally signed by 北京小树发芽网络科技有限公司.

HaoKanUpdate.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files (x86)\HaoKanWallPaper\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected HaoKanUpdate.exe.

If you have additional information about the file, please share it with the FreeFixer users by posting a comment at the bottom of this page.

Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on HaoKanUpdate.exe:

Product nameHaoKanUpdate
Company name北京小树发芽网络科技有限公司
File descriptionHaoKanUpdate
Internal nameHaoKanUpdate.exe
Original filenameHaoKanUpdate.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright (C) 2019
Product version1.0.1.8
File version1.0.1.8

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameHaoKanUpdate
Company name北京小树发芽网络科技有限..
File descriptionHaoKanUpdate
Internal nameHaoKanUpdate.exe
Original filenameHaoKanUpdate.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright (C) 2019
Product version1.0.1.8
File version1.0.1.8

Digital signatures [?]

HaoKanUpdate.exe has a valid digital signature.

Signer name北京小树发芽网络科技有限公司
Certificate issuer nameSymantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
Certificate serial number34eadeed9b9ffd2d4d003f1f32cbd70f

VirusTotal report

5 of the 72 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the HaoKanUpdate.exe file. That's a 7% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
Baidu Win32.Trojan.Kryptik.aun
ClamAV Win.Ransomware.Megacortex-7093888-0
ESET-NOD32 a variant of Win32/CloudNotePad.A potentially unwanted
Rising Adware.Agent!1.BD91 (CLASSIC)
VBA32 BScope.Adware.LightSee
5 of the 72 anti-virus programs detected the HaoKanUpdate.exe file.

HaoKanUpdate.exe removal instructions

The instructions below shows how to remove HaoKanUpdate.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the HaoKanUpdate.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that HaoKanUpdate.exe has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:

  1. Download and install FreeFixer: http://www.freefixer.com/download.html
  2. Start FreeFixer and press the Start Scan button. The scan will finish in approximately five minutes.
    Screenshot of Start Scan button
  3. When the scan is finished, locate HaoKanUpdate.exe in the scan result and tick the checkbox next to the HaoKanUpdate.exe file. Do not check any other file for removal unless you are 100% sure you want to delete it. Tip: Press CTRL-F to open up FreeFixer's search dialog to quickly locate HaoKanUpdate.exe in the scan result.
    Red arrow point on the unwanted file
    C:\Program Files (x86)\HaoKanWallPaper\HaoKanUpdate.exe
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the scan result and press the Fix button. FreeFixer will now delete the HaoKanUpdate.exe file.
    Screenshot of Fix button
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. If HaoKanUpdate.exe still remains in the scan result, proceed with the next step. If HaoKanUpdate.exe is gone from the scan result you're done.
  7. If HaoKanUpdate.exe still remains in the scan result, check its checkbox again in the scan result and click Fix.
  8. Restart your computer.
  9. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. Verify that HaoKanUpdate.exe no longer appear in the scan result.
Please select the option that best describe your thoughts on the removal instructions given above

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Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to haokanupdate.exe:

haokanupdate.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

haokanupdate.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

HaoKanUpdate has stopped working.

End Program - haokanupdate.exe. This program is not responding.

haokanupdate.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

haokanupdate.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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