What is Total System Care?
Total System Care is a questionable program that should be downloaded on the system only after thinking twice. Yes, it acts as a PC optimizer as it is promised and looks for outdated registry entries, useless files and similar rubbish that can be found on each computer. However, it is believed that this program displays exaggerated alerts that can hardly reveal the real PC’s situation and make your computer run faster. In addition, Total System Care may start showing its scanners every time you reboot your PC, so it may really turn into a totally annoying program that, instead of helping you, initiates issues on your computer. You may see not only alerts informing you about PC-related issues but various commercial ads from third parties as well. Besides, this application doesn’t remove these outdated registry entries until you won’t purchase its licensed version. Please, do NOT enter your credit card details and do NOT pay for licensed Total System Care version because you may just spend your money on nothing. If you really think that your PC runs slower than it should be, you should just scan it with reputable anti-spyware and remove malicious programs from the system. This will help you to get rid of useless files and will increase your PC’s speed.
How can Total System Care infiltrate my computer?
Total System Care can be downloaded from its official website or other sites that are used for promoting such programs as PC optimization tools and similar. However, as we have already said below, you should think twice before downloading this program on your computer because it has more negatives than positives. In addition, that’s not the only way how this program can appear on your computer. It may also appear on it after downloading other program. In most of the cases, Total System Care is spread with a help of free downloads, such as video recording/streaming software, download managers, PDF creators and similar software. That’s why you should always monitor installation of such programs by selecting Custom or Advanced installation method of the freeware. Once you do that, follow every installation step carefully and look for a sentence offering you to download Total System Care Very on your computer. Of course, you may have no idea where this questionable program come from because there are tens of free programs that don’t let people opt out of their ‘optional downloads’. If you noticed that Total System Care virus is causing continuous scanners, alerts and similar inconveniences on your computer, you should just scan your PC with reputable anti-spyware and remove it. For more information about this, follow a guide below:
How to remove Total System Care?
We highly recommend you to remove Total System Care from the system, especially if you have no idea where this program came from. For that, scan your computer with a reputable anti-spyware, such as Reimage or Plumbytes Anti-MalwareWebroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus, or follow these steps:
- Click Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features (if you are Windows XP user, click on Add/Remove Programs).
- Here, look for Total System Care.
- 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.