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.""The file platypus.exe has not been found.""Windows\System32\ platypus.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file.""Cannot find \Windows\System32\ platypus.exe""Error starting the application because platypus.exe"
"This process uses 100% CPU time""No Disk Error""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018"
platypus.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged password listInvalid Windows RegistryDriver update failureInfamous Blue Screen of Death ErrorsConflicts in the programsDisordered Task ManagerMissing, corrupt or incompatible version of fileCorrupt or invalid file allocation list, swap file, password list and registry, Incorrect BIOS settingIncorrect or damaged hardware driverDeteriorate Windows operating system performanceTemp folder is not exist or brokenCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesWindows shutdown problemsCrashed computerDamaged Java Machine