This guide will help you to remove Total System Care potentially unwanted program (PUP) from your PC. Its alternative name is TotalSystemCare. The program was not designed to help you optimize your PC, but rather to scare you into thinking that your system is full of troubles and then causing you to pay money for its useless full version.
Once inside, Total System Care will start its fictitious scanning. Then it will very soon report plenty of infections and bugs in your PC. You might think that your system is indeed in a bad shape, however, this is a pack of lies. You must not trust any deceitful statement expressed by Total System Care application.
How does Total System Care get into my system?
Note that Total System Care PUP is spread today through being bundled by default with some other cost-free programs. If you`re a guy who deals with free programs sometimes, make sure you don`t permit any concealed installations to occur in your system without your knowledge or approval. Always select the option of a custom or advanced installation to avoid any unwanted junk software installations on your system.
How to remove Total System Care?
If you detect Total System Care 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 Total System Care:
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 Total System Care 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):