PC Maximum Cleaner. How to get rid of it?
PC Maximum Cleaner is a potentially unwanted application (PUA). It is designed specifically by cyber crooks to make you think your system is in danger and full of bugs. Then, based on this issue, these frauds will tell you to buy its full version, which is absolutely good for nothing. On the top of that, when there are some real PC issues, this PC Maximum Cleaner will not help you at all in making your system to work fast.
PC Maximum Cleaner program really slows down the performance of your computer and causes high CPU usage due to consumption of many system resources. Obviously, we recommend you not to tolerate this application in your system. GridinSoft Trojan Killer is a good anti-malware program capable of fixing your PC and removing this junk software from your system.
How does PC Maximum Cleaner get into my system?
PC Maximum Cleaner is often spread with other free software. So, you probably understand that you actually bear personal responsibility for installing this software into your computer. Each time you decide to install some free program, make sure you first pay close attention to what else you`re suggested to install into your system, in addition to the main free software of your choice. Stay safe!
How to remove PC Maximum Cleaner?
If you detect PC Maximum Cleaner 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 PC Maximum Cleaner:
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 PC Maximum Cleaner 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):