Results for category "Potentially Unwanted Application"

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Terminate PlayCenter Search

PlayCenter Search is a questionable browser plug-in that is set up along with freeware. Users frequently get invaded when they irresponsibly set up freeware, and what occurs is your browser's settings are changed and the browser attaches the plug-in. It could reroute you to sponsored sites and will expose you to many adverts. This allows it to gain revenue so it is only using you. These kinds of extension won't directly harm operating systems but that doesn't mean they are entirely harmless. If you are rerouted to a infected web page, you may end up with some type of damaging software contamination malware infection if you were rerouted to a compromised web page. You should really abolish PlayCenter Search so that you don't put your OS in danger. Read more...

Cynate Antivirus

Cynate Antivirus is advertised as an effective software for protecting the system against viruses, malware, spyware, and other dangerous computer infections. It looks like an effective tool; however, if you expect to use it free of charge, you will be disappointed when you find out that this application is not free. The trial version exists but it is very limited, so if you are not going to pay 49.99 for its license, you should find another tool and then delete Cynate Antivirus from your computer. In fact, it is highly recommended to do that also if this antivirus has entered the computer without permission. Yes, in some cases, users cannot explain why they have Cynate Antivirus installed, which shows that it might be distributed in an illegal way. This makes it a potentially unwanted application. Read more...

Remove Advanced PC Care

Advanced PC Care is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) that promises to fix your computer issues. It is a legitimate program but will only provide its useful services if users buy the full version of Advanced PC Care. Many users download the program because it does seem to be useful but it also spreads via freeware. Advanced PC Care is not a malicious virus and is quite harmless but it's still recommended that you consider Advanced PC Care removal. It might be using questionable techniques to pressure you into buying the full version of Advanced PC Care, so you should probably consider other options. Read more...

Remove HPSewilSrv.exe

HPSewilSrv.exe is a malign executable file that is linked to the HomepageDefender software. The file is usually located in the %APPDATA%\HPSewil folder and its size ranges from 372KB to 1,5MB. The reason this executable is considered unreliable is because it exhibits unwanted and intrusive behavior. You may have noticed the file in your Task Manager or it may have been detected by your security tools. In order to eliminate HPSewilSrv.exe from your system, you will have to properly uninstall the program to which it belongs, in this case HomepageDefender. Read more...

PC Purifier Removal

PC Purifier is just one of many bogus applications that attempt to extort money from users by pretending to be useful tools. The program is promoted as a utility that can optimize and improve your computer's performance. It does not follow through on its promises. Once inside, the application employs various scare tactics in order to convince you that you should purchase its full version. Since this tool is completely bogus, we urge you not to waste your money. Instead, you should eliminate PC Purifier from your system as soon as you can. Read more...

Remove ByteFence

ByteFence is a legitimate security tool that belongs to Byte Technologies. If you have downloaded it from its official website, you should have no troubles with the utility. However, the program is also known to get distributed in freeware and shareware bundles. When it gets installed onto your computer through other software, it usually comes with a browser hijacker. For this reason, the app is sometimes referred to as potentially unwanted. If you wish to restore your browser settings or if you do not find the anti-malware beneficial to you any longer, you should terminate ByteFence. Read more...

Remove isaHelperService.exe

isaHelperService.exe is a file which you might detect on your system or notice the process with this name in the Task Manager. Do not worry; this file does not belong to a bad program and it is not related to bad activities at all, so there is no need to delete isaHelperService.exe from the system. If you still wish to remove isaHelperService.exe for any reason, you will need to eliminate the application associated with it. You are lucky – this will not be difficult to do because the program which is installed on your system and whose part isaHelperService.exe is does nothing bad. To find out more information about the program, you should continue reading this article. We will also tell you how you can get rid of it if you do not want to see the presence of isaHelperService.exe on your browsers anymore. Read more...

Win32/Hadsruda!bit Removal

Win32/Hadsruda!bit is identified by various security applications as a malign threat. It may be detected under PUP.RiskWare.Patcher, Crack.MG, Win32:Patcher-AO [PUP], RDN/Generic PUP.z, Troj/Agent-WFN, Trojan.Gen.2, and some other names. It may be classified as a potentially unwanted program or a Trojan infection. The application may have entered your system through a free software bundle or by using some other deceptive means like fake ads, spam emails, corrupted links, and so on. The program may hide its executable to stay undetected. If, however, you know that this threat is present in your system, you should terminate Win32/Hadsruda!bit without delay. Read more...

Remove MPC Cleaner

If you want your computer to work faster and more efficiently, MPC Cleaner by DotCash Limited will not help you in any way. It is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) that possesses no advantages. However, in its official website you can read something quite different. In fact, it is claimed to be one of the best PC cleaning apps. Its name (MPC) is an acronym for More Powerful Cleaner. It is understandable that users might believe in the usefulness of the potentially unwanted application. On the program's page, it is promised to clean the user's computer, make it significantly faster, protect the PC and browser from malware, block ads, improve the performance of the device, and block malicious plugins. What is more, it states to occupy less than 10MB of memory storage. Sounds too good to be true? Well, that is because the reality might be different. In fact, the PUP will give you only trouble because of its suspicious behavior. You have to remove MPC Cleaner from your personal computer right now! Read more...

Remove One System Care

One System Care might look very useful at the first glance. However, being a potentially unwanted program (PUP), it carries no benefits to the user. It is advertised as an application that can help you enhance the performance of your personal computer. It is supposed to be an optimization tool that is able to scan you computer, find all the files and applications that may interfere with your computer's capacity, and delete them for good. Unfortunately, the program does not perform the functions promised. Even if you have downloaded the application yourself, do not trust its results. More specifically, do not trust anything the PUP claims. It is obligatory to uninstall One System Care from the PC because it is both useless and threatening. Read more...