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 component is missing platypus.exe Please install the application again.""A required DLL, platypus.exe was not found""The file platypus.exe has not been found.""Windows\System32\ platypus.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file.""Error starting the application because platypus.exe""platypus.exe Not Found"
"This process has encountered a problem and needs to close""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""This process causes a Blue Screen of Death""This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""Error message "this process system error" on startup"
platypus.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
System 32 file corruptionThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedIncorrectly installed third-party softwareIncorrect or damaged hardware driverViruses infectionShortage of RAMDamaged password listIncompatibility in the hardwareDamaged .log filesComputer affected with virus, malware, spyware or Trojan