platypus.exe is a process from shockwave.com. It can be found in the
location of C:\WINDOWS\system32\. It is a potential security risk which can
be modified maliciously by virus. platypus.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common platypus.exe Error Messages
"Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Windows\system32\ platypus.exe. Please re-install a copy of the above file.""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: platypus.exe""This application failed to start because platypus.exe was not found""This application failed to start because platypus.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""A required DLL, platypus.exe was not found"
"This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""No Disk Error""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""This process uses excessive CPU time"
platypus.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Constantly popped-up error messagesSurprising number of Blue Screen of Death Errors MessagesThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedSerious Malware AttacksMissing, corrupt or incompatible version of fileNot enough disk spaceAbnormal Windows registryConstantly system crashesDynamic-link library files corruptionIncompatibility in the hardwareDamaged swap fileCorrupt Windows registryViruses infectionRemove certain files by accident