How to get rid of Quick PC Booster?
There are some PCs these days touched by Quick PC Booster, which is a PUP (i.e. Potentially Unwanted Program). Today it is actively spread in the world wide web, so you have to be extremely careful not to catch it. Yet, in case you’ve already seen this application to become the part of your system, follow this tutorial that will help you to get rid of it effectively.
First of all, let us devote some time describing the ways of how Quick PC Booster is spread these days. It is important to mention that it is often bundled by default with a lot of other free applications. If you’re a person who is active in downloading and installing freeware on a regular basis, make sure you know ahead of time what else you’re going to install into your PC in addition to the main application of your choice. If you read about Quick PC Booster or any other applications whatsoever, make sure you always select the option of a custom installation instead of the standard one. Also, it is a good recommendation that you carefully read the information contained in the EULAs (End User License Agreements) related to all free programs you’re going to install. This will help you to know about unwanted extras ahead of time, and to prevent their installation into your PC.
How does Quick PC Booster get into my system?
Quick PC Booster is a fake system optimization utility. Its abilities to fix your PC from bugs and errors are surely overestimated by it. In reality, the program is absolutely good for nothing when it comes to making your system fully functional. The application called Quick PC Booster is simply used to rip you off and to force you to wasting your money in favor of the crooks who develop it. To sum up, Quick PC Booster is not the correct application for your computer. We recommend you to undertake all the necessary measures set forth in the tutorial below to get rid of this annoying program from your system. Please scan your PC with GridinSoft Trojan Killer, which is a proven antispyware application. You will also need to reset all you browsers with its help. Stay safe!
How to remove Quick PC Booster?
If you detect Quick PC Booster and don’t wish to keep it on your PC, then you can follow the removal guide given below to remove it. You may choose a manual method to delete this infection, but it should be reminded that, the manual removal is a cumbersome and risky task which must only be attempted by advanced users. If you are a novice user, it is a better option to use an automatic removal tool, for instance Trojan Killer by GridinSoft.
Removal tool for Quick PC Booster:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Quick PC Booster in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer 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):