I keep receiving annoying pop-ups that tell me I must scan my computer immediately for serious issues. The program that suggested me to do this is called PC Mechanic 2015. I scanned the computer, and found out that it has a lot of problems that need to be fixed! However, there are some suspicious details about PC Mechanic 2015. Ever since I scanned the computer, I have noticed that I am not able to visit some Internet sites anymore. My computer lags and this suspicious computer optimization tool urges me to buy the license key in order to use the full version of it. What should I do? Can I trust this program and believe that it is capable of fixing my machine issues?
What is PC Mechanic 2015?
PC Mechanic 2015 is a suspicious program that seeks to mislead people instead of helping them. No matter how trustworthy and useful it looks, all that it seeks is to trick PC users into thinking that their computers are full of various issues. In most of the cases, victims are tricked into believing that their machines are full of junk files, bad registry entries, programs that are slowing their PCs’ performance and similar things. After they are convinced that their computers should be fixed, they are offered to purchase the full PC Mechanic 2015’s version and eliminate these issues. Before you fall into thinking that your computer is not in a good state, you should check it with an alternative program. For that, you can easily use Reimage that will show you whether your computer is infected or not. Beware that PC Mechanic 2015 can be presented as a potentially unwanted program that should be eliminated from the system without any delay. If you know that you have never downloaded this program to your computer voluntarily, you should remove it. Otherwise, you may start suffering from continuous pop-up ads, redirects to affiliate websites, slowdowns and similar unwanted activities.
How can PC Mechanic 2015 hijack my computer?
You can easily download PC Mechanic 2015 to your computer voluntarily. In most of the cases, people do that after being convinced that they should check their computers and make sure that it is free of unwanted programs and files. Nevertheless, before you do that you should know that PC optimization tools and similar programs are mostly set to display exaggerated scan results that are supposed to push people into purchasing their licensed versions. If you do not want to spend your money on nothing, you should never pay for such programs. Believe us, there are hundreds of free tools that can be used for increasing PC’s speed and similar activities.
Besides, you may download PC Mechanic 2015 virus to your computer unintentionally. In most of the cases, such programs are promoted with a help of fake alertson the web that offer checking the computer for free. Of course, if you click on such alert, a potentially unwanted program may be downloaded to the system and set to start its suspicious activity. Besides, such programs like PC optimization tools can get inside the system in a bundle with freeware and shareware. For avoiding this, you should be very careful when installing free programs because there are thousands of PDF creators, video streaming software and similar programs that have been filled with optional components. If they are installed on the system, they are allowed to start needed activities. In most of the cases, it is recording of people’s browsing habits, displaying of annoying ads and similar unwanted things. For avoiding them, please get rid of PC Mechanic 2015 with a help of the removal guide, which can be found on page 2.
How to remove PC Mechanic 2015 virus?
There are two different methods that can be used for PC Mechanic 2015 removal. You can either use a manual removal guide or run a full system scan with one of these programs: Reimage (for PC users) or Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus (for Mac users). They will help you to get rid of annoying pop-up ads that are usually caused by this program. For manual removal, follow guidelines that are given below:
- Click ‘Start’ and select ‘Control Panel.
- Click ‘Uninstall a Program’ under ‘Programs’.
- Choose ‘PC Mechanic 2015’ and select the ‘Uninstall/Change’ option.
- Click ‘Yes’ and ‘OK’ to save the changes.