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
"Cannot find \Windows\System32\ platypus.exe""A required DLL, platypus.exe was not found""This application failed to start because platypus.exe was not found""The file platypus.exe has not been found.""... A required component is missing platypus.exe Please install the application again.""Error loading platypus.exe"
"Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem ""Illegal System DLL Relocation""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""This process causes a Blue Screen of Death""This process uses excessive CPU time""My Internet Explorer homepage suddenly changed"
platypus.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Constant system freezesplatypus.exe processes load failureIrregular power supply, overheated CPU, and malfunctioning HDD controllerPrivate or Sensitive Information LossInfamous Blue Screen of Death ErrorsThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedIncorrect or damaged hardware driverPop-up advertisementsA mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsSystem freezes