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
"A required DLL, platypus.exe was not found""Cannot find platypus.exe""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ platypus.exe""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ platypus.exe""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: platypus.exe""Error loading platypus.exe"
"This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close""Illegal System DLL Relocation""This process uses 100% CPU time"
platypus.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Constant Blue Screen of Death errorsPrivate or Sensitive Information LossLow disk spaceBrowser Setting Control LossDecreasingly slow computer speedMissing, corrupt or incompatible version of fileSurprising number of registry errors, DLL errors, EXE errors and other obscure system errorsA mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsWindows shutdown problemsAnnoying computer crashesBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Redundant filesSystem crashesThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installed