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""The file platypus.exe is missing""Cannot find \Windows\System32\ platypus.exe""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."
"Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""The active window occasionally loses focus""This process uses 100% CPU time""This process tries to connect to microsoft.com"
platypus.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged or invalid processInfamous Blue Screen of Death ErrorsBrowser crashesLow disk spaceimproper system shutdownLower and lower CPU usageIncorrect or damaged hardware driverplatypus.exe processes load failureCorrupt or damaged application filesCrashed computerBlue Screen of DeathWindows shutdown problemsDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this error