There are a lot of fake system optimizer programs that are pretending useful. The PC Clean Plus is considered as one of them. We have created this removal instruction to show you what is it and how to remove this unwanted program from your computer as soon as possible.
The PC Clean Plus program is supposed to be as optimizer that cleans up junk registry records and boosts your computer. But it is another fake software, that uses deceptive and sneaky methods to be installed on your system. For this kind of unwanted program, the bundling method is favorite and effective even today. Users are not paying much attention to the installation process of programs they download.
Location: %programfiles%\PC Clean Plus
MD5 of file: F7F25D503EC28D13549D54BD3628BEAF
Publisher: Jawego Partners LLC – this certificate has 92% detection rate and its connected with spreading of other PUP programs.
Right after the installation of PC Clean Plus program, you will notice that your computer now works slower than usual. It happens because this program starts its activity without your permission and stays online until it`s removed. Because of this behavior, PC Clean Plus is considered as a potentially unwanted program. It will be loaded along with your operation system on every start, performing scanning and slowing your computer down. Also, PC Clean Plus will demonstrate you a lot of annoying pop-ups. These are the reasons why it is advised to remove PC Clean Plus and check your computer for possible other infections inside. Follow the removal guide below to do that.
Removal tool for PC Clean Plus:
What is PUP? The term “Potentially Unwanted Program” was created to spread special type of virus what user often download it. Such app often looks like legitimate program, but can harm computer with hidden functions.
Often, such PUPs are adware program what will display different pop-ups ads and banner ads on every page what you visit. Such ads can be really different from simple coupons and sales to last hot news. You will see really interesting thing what will aim you to clicks on the ad and the creators will get their pay-per-click revenue. You will notice if you PC infected with PUPs, there are common things that will appear with this infection:
We highly recommend to remove such ads from your compiter, so follow the guide bellow and remove it!
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
The GridinSoft Anti-Malware will scan your computer and web browser for the Potentially Unwanted Program dangerous files, malicious browser extensions and registry keys, that may have been installed on your computer without your knowledge.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with PC Clean Plus in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Anti-Malware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):