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
"This application failed to start because platypus.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""File platypus.exe is missing.""Cannot find file platypus.exe""Cannot find platypus.exe""This application failed to start because platypus.exe was not found""Error loading platypus.exe"
"uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""Illegal System DLL Relocation""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2"
platypus.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Constant system freezesDynamic-link library files corruptionBlue Screen of DeathSpyware attacksIrregular power supply, overheated CPU, and malfunctioning HDD controllerOther hardware malfunctioning problemsDamaged or incorrect fileplatypus.exe processes load failureAnnoying computer crashesUnwanted reduction of PC performanceNetwork connection failureInvalid Windows RegistryDisk errors and registry errorsDamaged password listAbnormal Windows registryIncompatibility in the hardware