What is PC Speed Maximizer?

Let’s still understand what is PC Speed Maximizer. Often, when we go to different web pages, there are pop-up windows that display the a peculiar scanner system. There are many different inscriptions and in the course of this fake scan, finds a lot of viruses and programs that slow down your computer. After that there is the suggestion to download the paid version PC Speed Maximizer. Of course, many inexperienced users believe it. It is the goal of the developers of malicious software. Be sure that after buying the PC Speed Maximizer will not change anything. The main thing for developers – is to earn money for your trust. Moreover, do not forget that after installing PC Speed Maximizer begins to penetrate into all system folders, it also has full access to your information, passwords, browser settings, accounts, etc. All information that shows PC Speed Maximizer is a lie. Please do not believe this, remove PC Speed Maximizer right now.

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How is PC Speed Maximizer installed on your PC?

Quite simply, if you have not installed the required software to protect against such attacks, it can happen at any time and to anyone. PC Speed Maximizer hides party links, and if you go to these links, you will be diverted to a dangerous site. PC Speed Maximizer also masquerades as many anti-virus program and its interface is very similar to popular programs. To avoid this, try not to click on unknown links or intrusive advertising.

How to remove PC Speed Maximizer from your PC?

If you want to get rid of it, you will need to follow these steps. Please follow them carefully, as if you miss something, the PC Speed Maximizer and search will not be completely removed. The program may not contain any uninstall program so in this case the only way is to delete it manually.

There are tools that can help you remove PC Speed Maximizer and other stubborn programs and unwanted applications even if you have trouble removing using Control Panel. You can try to use them for removing PC Speed Maximizer.

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You can try both of these products to remove PC Speed Maximizer

Or uninstall PC Speed Maximizer manually:

Uninstall PC Speed Maximizer from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find PC Speed Maximizer.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows XP.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find PC Speed Maximizer and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 7.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find PC Speed Maximizer, select it and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 8 (8.1).

Remove following registry entries belonging to PC Speed Maximizer:

Key: HKCUSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerBrowser Helper Objects
Value: Maximizer Helper
Data: {6FE76E1D-5E50-4FCF-8498-4C61E869EAA7}

Then remove following files belonging to PC Speed Maximizer:

PC Speed Maximizer.dll

And these folders belonging to PC Speed Maximizer:

C:Program FilesPC Speed Maximizer

Written by Aleksei Abalmasov

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