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Monday, September 15, 2014

Uninstall PC Speed Booster Effectively - Removal Tips

Having Issue With PC Speed Booster?

PC Speed Booster presents itself as a computer protection tool that provides help with system scan, Startup boost and restore etc. This program claims to not only protect your machine from all kinds of computer threats and fix variois error, but also clean up junk files and speed up your machine. Will it really scan every part of your system and fix various computer issues to improve your system performance?

We are not sure if PC Speed Booster is really pretty perfect as described. But it is sometimes indeed troublesome for some computer users. Let's see how annoying it is:

“How to get rid of a programme called PC SPEED BOOSTER from my pc?- This annoying programme has hidden itself and keeps rearing its head up every time I switch the pc on. It is not in the programs list so it cannot be removed that way. It was offering a free trial and professed to be a Micrsoft partner. Anyone had this experience.” 

Are you having the same problem with PC Speed Booster? Having run out of ways to deal with this unwanted program, but just failed to figure out an effective way? No worries, you may follow the PUP manual or automatic removal instructions below to help yourself out in a timely fashion.

How to Get Rid of PC Speed Booster Effectively?

Solution one: Manually Remove PC Speed Booster:

Step 1. Uninstall unwanted program

Open Control Panel from Start menu. Try to find out PC Speed Booster and uninstall. 

Step 2. Stop malicious processes Using Task Manager

Press CTRL+ALT+DLE to launch Task Manager

Step 3. Show hidden files

1) Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options;
2) Under View tab to tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK; 

Step 4. Delete rogue related files
%UsersProfile%\Application Data%\temp%\scanprotect\bin\[random chracteristic].exe
%UsersProfile%\Application Data%\roaming%\[random chracteristic].exe
%ProgramFiles%\[random chracteristic].exe

Step 5. Delete unwanted program registry entries

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run""= "%AppData%\.exe"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run""= "%AppData%\.exe"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Associations "LowRiskFileTypes"=".random;"

Solution two: Automatically Remove PC Speed Booster:

(If you can't operate the manual process by yourself, to avoid unnecessary inconveniences, you could download removal tool SpyHunter for automatic assistance.)

Step 1. Download PUP removal tool SpyHunter


Step 2. Install SpyHunter after downloading

Step 3. Run SpyHunter and start a full scan

  spyhunter3 scan

Step 4. Clean all detected items

Notification: Hope the manual tips could walk you through PC Speed Booster removal process. If you have difficulties in removing this program manually by yourself, to avoid unnecessary mistake that might occur to harm your system further, you might as well uninstall PC Speed Booster automatically with SpyHunter from here.