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
"Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: platypus.exe""... A required component is missing platypus.exe Please install the application again.""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ platypus.exe""platypus.exe Not Found"
"High CPU usage""This process uses an excessive amount of memory""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem "
platypus.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Constant Computer freezesNon-removal registry filesCorrupt or invalid file allocation list, swap file, password list and registry, Incorrect BIOS settingPrograms other than platypus.exe gaining access to protected memory spaceConstant system freezesTemp folder is not exist or brokenCorrupt or damaged application filesDamaged registryDamaged or incorrect fileDamaged or invalid processInvalid Windows RegistryDamaged or outdated device driverDamaged .log filesOther hardware malfunctioning problemsAnnoying computer crashesIncorrectly installed third-party software