What is gennt.exe?

gennt.exe is developed by IObit according to the gennt.exe version information.

gennt.exe is usually located in the 'C:\ProgramData\2bd20eaa905c1c6a2d7d\' folder.

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

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on gennt.exe:

Company nameIObit

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

Company nameIObit

Digital signatures [?]

The verification of gennt.exe's digital signature failed.

Certificate issuer nameLETVTCCVPRDGGWDAJF
Certificate serial number3a5a5e443d423fad44b1c09e226cd7f1

VirusTotal report

38 of the 69 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the gennt.exe file. That's a 55% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
Acronis suspicious
Ad-Aware Gen:Variant.Razy.699949
ALYac Gen:Variant.Razy.699949
Antiy-AVL GrayWare/Win32.Kryptik.ehls
APEX Malicious
Arcabit Trojan.Razy.DAAE2D
Avast Win32:DangerousSig [Trj]
AVG Win32:DangerousSig [Trj]
Avira TR/AD.BuerLoader.JK
BitDefender Gen:Variant.Razy.699949
BitDefenderTheta Gen:NN.ZexaF.34144.gm1@aC1XyHib
Bkav W32.AIDetectVM.malware1
CrowdStrike win/malicious_confidence_80% (D)
Cybereason malicious.db3572
Cylance Unsafe
Cynet Malicious (score: 100)
eGambit Unsafe.AI_Score_71%
Elastic malicious (high confidence)
Emsisoft Gen:Variant.Razy.699949 (B)
ESET-NOD32 a variant of Win32/GenKryptik.EMWX
F-Secure Trojan.TR/AD.BuerLoader.JK
FireEye Generic.mg.d7610471691672af
Fortinet W32/GenKryptik.EOOB!tr
GData Win32.Trojan.Kryptik.PY
Invincea heuristic
Kaspersky Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Buerak.pe
MAX malware (ai score=85)
McAfee Drixed-FJQ!D76104716916
Microsoft Trojan:Win32/Amadey.GM!MTB
MicroWorld-eScan Gen:Variant.Razy.699949
Qihoo-360 HEUR/QVM20.1.EEC9.Malware.Gen
Rising Malware.Heuristic!ET#99% (RDMK:cmRtazr0mU2ktl6RJpgz6eXo3cz0)
Sangfor Malware
SentinelOne DFI - Malicious PE
Sophos Mal/EncPk-APV
Symantec Packed.Generic.459
VBA32 Malware-Cryptor.Limpopo
ZoneAlarm Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Buerak.pe
38 of the 69 anti-virus programs detected the gennt.exe file.

gennt.exe removal instructions

The instructions below shows how to remove gennt.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the gennt.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that gennt.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 gennt.exe in the scan result and tick the checkbox next to the gennt.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 gennt.exe in the scan result.
    Red arrow point on the unwanted file
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the scan result and press the Fix button. FreeFixer will now delete the gennt.exe file.
    Screenshot of Fix button
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. If gennt.exe still remains in the scan result, proceed with the next step. If gennt.exe is gone from the scan result you're done.
  7. If gennt.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 gennt.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 gennt.exe:

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

gennt.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.

gennt.exe has stopped working.

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

gennt.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

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

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