What is Winferno Registry Power Cleaner?
Winferno Registry Power Cleaner states to be a highly effective registry cleaner capable of fixing registry errors, system crashes, increasing system’s performance, automatically backup people’s registries and so on. Unfortunately, it’s actually a rogue registry cleaner that may provide people with bogus scan results in order to convince them to buy a license key for this program. There are a lot of programs similar to Registry Power Cleaner by Winferno, including Reg Pro Cleaner, Registry Cleaner Pro, SystClean and many others. Be very careful because despite reliable-looking such programs as Winferno Registry Power Cleaner virus and its clones are mainly designed and spread with an intention to generate revenue for third parties by convincing people to buy the license. It’s very important to notify that a free version of this rogue may spread in a bundle with other freewares and sharewares. Once inside, it installs itself on Windows startup and relaunches every time people reboot their computers. Besides, it initiates continuous system scans and delivers scans results that are typically filled with random files that supposedly need to be fixed. However, fixing them will not be that easy and cheap as the scan. Once you click ‘Clean now’, ‘Fix now’ or similar buttons, you will experience Winferno Registry Power Cleaner redirects to the purchase website that promote licensed version of this rogue. Please, do not waste your money for this app because it’s likely to remove several hundreds of error files on your computer, which certainly won’t improve the performance of your PC. By paying for this license you may not only lose your money for a useless program, but may also disclose sensitive data to cyber criminals. Therefore, if you have installed any of fake registry cleaner tools, we recommend using a reliable anti-spyware, such as Reimage and removing it without any delay.
How can Winferno Registry Power Cleaner hijack my computer?
In fact, Winferno Registry Power Cleaner is a legitimate application, which is promoted on the official website and can be bought right there. However, security experts have noticed its trial version spreading alongside free programs and initiating redirects to the purchase website and other suspicious third-party websites. Besides, the majority of security experts claim that it’s not beneficial since it detects only a small amount of errors, corrupted files, and similar things. It is compatible with Windows 7, 8, Vista, and XP. By the way, it’s most widely distributed in the United Stated, United Kingdom, and Iran. In order to prevent installing such and similar rogues, it’s very important to check if the freeware that you are about to install is filled with ‘optional downloads’ (add-ons, plug-ins, toolbars, extensions) or not. For that, you should select Advanced or Custom installation option and carefully monitor the entire freeware’s installation. Finally, don’t forget to uncheck them if you find any.
How to remove Winferno Registry Power Cleaner virus?
Technically speaking, Winferno Registry Power Cleaner is not malicious. However, it uses deceptive methods to infiltrate computers and generate income. If you seek to stop its scans and alerts from appearing, you should take needed actions right now. Our security experts have prepared a short Winferno Registry Power Cleaner removal guide that you can use. However, we highly recommend running a full system scan with Reimage or Malwarebytes after removal of this rogue in order to make sure that your computer does not contain other potentially unwanted programs.
PC Cleaner Pro manual removal guide:
- Click ‘Start’ and select ‘Control Panel.
- Click ‘Uninstall a Program’ under ‘Programs’.
- Choose ‘PC Cleaner Pro’ and select the ‘Uninstall/Change’ option.
- Click ‘Yes’ and ‘OK’ to save the changes.
- For automatic PC Cleaner Pro removal we recommend using Reimage, Malwarebytes or Plumbytes Anti-MalwareNorton Internet Security.