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
"Error run platypus.exe""Cannot find platypus.exe""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ platypus.exe""This application failed to start because platypus.exe was not found"
"Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem ""This process error on boot""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""This process uses 100% CPU time""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close"
platypus.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged registryOther hardware malfunctioning problemsConstant Blue Screen of Death errorsConstantly popped-up error messagesComputer affected with virus, malware, spyware or TrojanDisordered Task ManagerInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesCorrupt or invalid file allocation list, swap file, password list and registry, Incorrect BIOS settingMissing, corrupt or incompatible version of fileUnwanted reduction of PC performanceIncorrectly installed printer drivers or HP Jetadmin drivers