What is Finally Fast?
Finally Fast by Ascentive is a questionable application, which may perform various tasks on your computer in order to swindle your money. Don’t get us wrong! This tool is not a virus, rogue anti-spyware or ransomware. It seems to be an untrustworthy PC’s optimization tool, which may provide alleged or exaggerated scan results and may continuously deliver alerts claiming that your computer is at the risk. This way, it seeks to scare you into thinking that you have to fix your computer and that the only way to that is to buy the licensed version of Finally Fast. Nevertheless, we highly do not recommend doing so because this optimization tool can detect only a small amount or registry errors removal of which will hardly improve your PC’s performance. Therefore, by buying the license key you may not only spend money for a useless tool, but may even disclose credit card details, full name and other sensitive information to online scammers. If you have already detected Finally Fast virus working on your computer, we recommend running a full system scan with Reimage (Windows OS) or Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus (Mac OS X) and remove it without any delay.
Once installed, it may start scanning your computer and deliver such and similar results:
Finally Fast has detected 12 errors. Click here to review and remove these errors from your PC.. Then it will show you more details about how many registry entries, harmful files many other threats it detected.
If you click on “Fix now” button, you may be informed that you need to “Repair your PC. Activate Now”, which means that you need to buy a full version of this tool. In addition to that, you may continuously receive pop-up alerts about supposed threats and issues on your computer. Even though the license costs only a few dollars, we do not recommend buying it.
How can Finally Fast hijack my computer?
It has been found that Finally Fast is most popular in The United States, Philippines, and Iran. In most of the cases, people either installed it from the official website or ended up with it unconsciously. It is commonly promoted via software packages along with other PUPs, such as SweetIM Toolbar, Browse Pulse, DealEXpress, and many others. Thus, whenever you decide to install a freeware (especially from such websites as downlaod.com, soft32.com, cnet.com, softonic.com, etc.), opt for Advanced/Custom installation option and carefully monitor the entire installation process. Besides, you should also be careful with the offers to update software, such as JAVA, Flash Player, Media Player, VLC, and so on because they are commonly filled with additional components, such as Finally Fast. You should better find the official website of the software that you opt for and download an update right there.
How to remove Finally Fast virus?
Finally Fast is a suspicious application that promise to improve your PC’s performance, but in reality can hardly do that. Therefore, it’s not worth keeping on your computer. In order to remove it, we recommend using the following programs: Reimage, Plumbytes Anti-MalwareWebroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus or Malwarebytes Anti Malware
In case you prefer manual removal, the follow these steps:
Click Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features (if you are Windows XP user, click on Add/Remove Programs).
Here, look for Finally Fast.
Uninstall it and other questionable programs.
Click OK to save these changes.
If you are Windows 8 user, then right-click in the lower left corner of the screen. Once Quick Access Menu shows up, select Control Panel and Uninstall a Program.