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Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup from Windows 2000: Quick Deletion Guide

How Dangerous is PC Smart Cleanup?

Unluckily, PC Smart Cleanup is a virulent threat, first spotted in the beginning of 2017, appears to be designed for taking control over compromised Windows 2000 and perform vindictive activities that would be beneficial for threat actors. In fact, it developed by highly skilled threat actors. Though, it has no bug. During threat analysis, we saw the threat has no unique features. Just like other malware, PC Smart Cleanup might hijack your web browsers and replace your browser's homepage/search engine with malicious domain and cause countless redirects. Even, it may install several spyware extensions or plugins on your Firefox. Moreover, it may slow down your Windows System performance and cut down your Internet speed as well as use your internet data for loading unnecessary pages or malicious files or updates from remote servers. Such malware could encipher your important files using military grade cipher and demand ransom payment. Worse, while your Windows 2000 is compromised with the malware, Block hackers may have control over your Windows System.

PC Smart Cleanup : Distribution Source

  • Misleading websites: Torrent sites and less reputed online software stores deliver PC Smart Cleanup to your Windows System using deceptive methods. They might suggest you to use customized downloader before downloading any file or software. Please note that customized downloader always performs optional programs installation along with your regular download.
  • Bundled Programs: nowadays, most of all free programs come bundled up with optional programs when you install any of such programs, your Windows System gets penetrated with PC Smart Cleanup.
  • Spam Emails Attachments: in various campaigns, threat actors use email services to deliver PC Smart Cleanup to your Windows System as an important attachment file along with phishing text.
  • Infected USBs: when you plug-in infected USB drives to your Windows System, the virus enters to your Windows 2000 without any consent.

Few Common Characteristics of PC Smart Cleanup virus

  • Infected Windows 2000 may be acting weird including unwanted browser redirects, slow Internet speed, presence of unwanted files or programs on the Windows System etc.
  • Your private files may have been modified/deleted without your authorization.
  • Important files may have become useless or encrypted and may be featuring weird extensions.
  • You may be seeing suggest to buy products or install fake security software while your online session.

Therefore, we recommend you to keep reliable security software installed and updated on your each Windows System to get real time protection against such threats. Now, you must initiate PC Smart Cleanup Deletion procedures given below:

Refrences

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Remove PC Smart Cleanup from Windows 2000

Steps To Get Rid Of PC Smart Cleanup

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Manual Deletion Guide to Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup From Windows System

Method 1: Turn on your Windows System into ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to Block PC Smart Cleanup Safely

Method 2: Uninstall Unwanted Processes of PC Smart Cleanup from Task Manager on your Windows Machine

Method 3: Effectively Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup from Control Panel in Windows

Method 4: Uninstall Malicious Registry Entries created by PC Smart Cleanup from Windows system

Method 5: Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup from Major Internet Browsers/Reset Browsers

Method 1: Turn on your Windows System into ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to Block PC Smart Cleanup Safely

For Windows 8.1/10 Users

Step 1. First, click on Start menu then hold Shift button and from the Power option select Restart.

Step 2. Now you see a blue screen entitled as ‘Choose an option’. Choose ‘Troubleshoot’ from there.

Step 3. Next, you need to click Advanced option.

Step 4. Then you must choose Startup Settings.

Step 5. Finally, you see ‘Enable Safe Mode’ option, click it and click on Restart button.

Step 6. Next, press ‘F5’ button to enable Safe Mode with Networking option to proceed deletion of PC Smart Cleanup from your computer.

For Windows XP/Vista/7 Users

Step 1. Press Windows Button and from Shut down select Restart.

Step 2. Now during the Restart process, keep pressing ‘F8 button’ continuously.

Step 3. Next, you see Advanced boot menu on your computer screen. Choose Safe Mode with Networking to proceed removal of PC Smart Cleanup from your Windows System.

Method 2: Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup from Task Manager on your Windows Machine

For Windows 10/8.1/7/Vista/XP Users

Step 1. Press and hold ‘ALT+Ctrl+Del’ buttons continuously on your keyboard.

Step 2. Click Task Manager from the displayed options.

Step 3. Now, you must find malicious/suspicious processes and kill them by selecting End Task option.

Step 4. This way you can terminate malicious processes associated with PC Smart Cleanup on your affected system.

Method 3: Effectively Block PC Smart Cleanup from Control Panel in Windows

Block PC Smart Cleanup From Windows 10

Step 1. Press Start button and select Settings from the menu.

Step 2. Choose System option from there.

Step 3. Next, You have to click Apps and Features option to find and Block PC Smart Cleanup

Step 4. Finally, there you see list of all installed programs including malicious programs, select PC Smart Cleanup and click Uninstall.

Block PC Smart Cleanup From Windows 8.1

Step 1. Press Win+R button to open Run Box on your Windows System.

Step 2. Type ‘control panel’ (without quotation mark) and hit the Enter button to open ‘Control panel’ on your system running Windows 8.

Step 3. Select ‘Uninstall a program’ from Programs menu.

Step 4. Now you need to find PC Smart Cleanup or other suspicious programs, select it and Block one by one by clicking on ‘Uninstall’ option.

Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup From Windows 7

Step 1. Press Windows Logo key on your keyboard.

Step 2. And then click ‘Control Panel’ from the the Start Menu.

Step 3. Select Uninstall a program option from the Programs menu.

4 Finally, you are at the place where you can find and Block PC Smart Cleanup and other malicious software from your Windows System with ease.

Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup From Windows XP

Step 1. First, go to the Start Menu and select ‘Control Panel’.

Step 2. Now, click on Add or Block programs option.

Step 3. Find PC Smart Cleanup and other suspicious programs and Block them immediately

Method 4: Effectively Eliminate Malicious Registry Entries created by PC Smart Cleanup from Windows system

Step 1. Access Run Box by Pressing Win+R keys on your Windows System.

Step 2. In Run Box, type ‘regedit’ and hit Enter.

Step 3. Next Windows Registry will be opened on your Windows System screen. Find and Block all registry entries associated with PC Smart Cleanup carefully.

-HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “.exe”

-HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\random

-HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ’0

-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\run\random

-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMCurrentControlSetServicesWpm

-HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerMain “Default_Page_URL”

-HKEY_LOCAL_Machine\Software\Classes\ PC Smart Cleanup

Method 5: Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup from Major Internet Browsers – Firefox

Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup From IE 8:8.00.6001.18241

Step 1. Launch IE and go to Manage Add-ons from Tools menu.

Step 2. A new window opens, from there click on Toolbar and extensions.

Step 3. Then simply find PC Smart Cleanup from there and click Block.

Step 4. Also find and Block any other entry associated with this virus.

Complete Guide To IE 8:8.00.6001.18241 Browser

Step 1. Close all IE 8:8.00.6001.18241 Windows.

Step 2. Select the Advanced tab, and then select Reset.

Step 3. In the Reset IE 8:8.00.6001.18241 Settings dialog box, select Reset.

Step 4. When IE 8:8.00.6001.18241 finishes applying default settings, select Close, and then select OK.

Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup From Mozilla:45.2.0

Step 1. You can always Block unwanted add-ons by clicking the “Firefox” menu option at the top of the Firefox window and selecting “Add-ons.”

Step 2. Select “Extensions or Appearance or Plug-ins.”

Step 3. Pick out the add-on – PC Smart Cleanup you want to deactivate and click the “Disable” button then Restart Mozilla:45.2.0.

Complete Guide To Mozilla:45.2.0 Browser

Step 1. Open Firefox, Click the icon that looks like three stacked lines at the top right of the browser window.

Step 2. Select the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu.

Step 3. Select ‘Troubleshooting information’ in the slide-out menu.

Step 4. Select the ‘Reset Firefox’ button at the top right of the new Web page.

Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup From Microsoft Edge

Step 1. Launch Microsoft Edge.

Step 2. Select More (…) to open the menu.

Step 3. Select Extensions from the menu.

Step 4. Right-click the extension – PC Smart Cleanup and select Block, or select the extension and click the Block button.

Complete Guide To Reset Microsoft Edge Browser

Step 1. Access the “Settings” menu by clicking the three horizontal dots in the upper right corner of the Edge window and choose “Settings.”

Step 2. Under Clear browsing data, tap “Choose what to clear” and then click “Show more.” There are a lot of data types here. Select them all and click “Clear.” Restart your Windows System and re-open Edge for a clean slate.

Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup From Chrome 51.0.2704

Step 1. Start Mozilla:45.2.0 and go to Tools, there select Add-ons Manager.

Step 2. Next, from left panel click on Extensions option, find PC Smart Cleanup extension or any other unnecessary extension viruses and then Block them immediately by clicking on Block.

From Chrome 51.0.2704

Step 1. On your Windows system, launch Chrome.

Step 2. At the top right, click More Settings.

Step 3. At the bottom, mouse click Show advanced settings.

Step 4. Under the section “Reset settings,” click Reset settings.

Step 5. In the box that appears, click Reset.