PC Optimizer Pro

Despite the best efforts of the online security industry to secure the exact opposite, many of its consumers continue to fall into the trap set by malicious rogue security tools like PC Optimizer Pro. This type of rogue antispyware, much like all of its contemporaries were designed to only rip its victims off, and not offer anything of value in return. Although seemingly legitimate, PC Optimizer Pro is nothing more than a worthless, yet extremely destructive infection.

The rogue will enter the system under suspicious circumstances with the help of rubbish online malware scanners and seditious browser hijackers, among many other tactics. It only reveals itself to the user when it is ready to start its attack against the system. This happens by PC Optimizer Pro initiating a fake system scan which will inevitably yield bogus results aimed at panicking the user into paying for PC Optimizer Pro’s worthless software.

PC Optimizer Pro will also proceed to cause incredibly poor system performance and increased erratic system behavior. It will block the user’s Internet access and prevent him from running applications on the system. In order to limit the damage this rogue will cause your system you need to obliterate PC Optimizer Pro as soon as possible.

UPDATE

Find some of the messages generated by PC Optimizer Pro:

Warning!
Name: taskmgr.exe
Name: C:\WINDOWS\taskmgr.exe

Attention
Suspicious software activity is detected by PC Optimizer Pro on your computer.
Please start system files scanning for details.

As the rogue spyware removal application cannot provide you with ultimate protection against malware attacks, you it is highly recommended to remove it from the system. We advise you against manual removal procedures as they require a lot of attention and knowledge about the Registry and its modifications. Instead, install a reliable anti-spyware tool which will automatically kill the infection.

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Danger level 9
Type: Rogue Anti-Spyware
Common infection symptoms:
  • Block exe files from running
  • Installs itself without permissions
  • Connects to the internet without permission
  • Slow internet connection
  • System crashes
  • Annoying Pop-up's
  • Slow Computer
Other mutations known as:
PCOptimizerPro

How to manually remove PC Optimizer Pro

Files associated with PC Optimizer Pro infection:

%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\PC Optimizer Pro
PC Optimizer Pro.lnk
PCOptimizerPro.exe
%Desktop%\PC Optimizer Pro.lnk
%Programs%\PC Optimizer Pro\PC Optimizer Pro.lnk
%Programs%\PC Optimizer Pro\Uninstall.lnk
%Programs%\Startup\PC Optimizer Pro.lnk
%Programs%\PC Optimizer Pro\
%StartMenu%\PC Optimizer Pro.lnk
%AppData%\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\PC Optimizer Pro.lnk
%AppData%\[random]\[random].exe
%AppData%\[random]\lsrslt.ini
%AppData%\[random]\local.ini
%AppData%\[random]\hookdll.dll
%AppData%\[random]\enemies-names.txt
PCOptimizerProSetup.exe
PCOptProTrays.exe
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\PC Optimizer Pro
file.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\PC Optimizer Pro
%PROGRAMFILES%\PC Optimizer Pro
StartApps.exe

PC Optimizer Pro DLL's to remove:

%AppData%\[random]\hookdll.dll

PC Optimizer Pro processes to kill:

%AppData%\[random]\[random].exe
PCOptimizerPro.exe
StartApps.exe
file.exe
PCOptimizerProSetup.exe
PCOptProTrays.exe

Remove PC Optimizer Pro registry entries:

PC Optimizer Pro
HKCU\Software\PC Optimizer Pro
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\PC Optimizer Pro
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random].exe”
Software\PC Optimizer Pro
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Comments

  1. Andy Oct 6, 2011

    I deleted the PC Optimizer Pro Folder in the program files folder and none of the other files show up when i type it in the search box. But it still shows in the programs Window where i try to uninstall it and when i click uninstall this message pops up 'Please wait until the current program is being uninstalled or changed' PLEASE HELP!!!

  2. Pcthreat Oct 17, 2011

    Download Spyhunter, and scan all Your computer. It will show results, where all *****ociated files are.

  3. help! Jan 18, 2013

    Somone help me i cant delet it i have got a virus :(

  4. davesocal818@aol Apr 20, 2013

    if you don't stop your god-damn pop=ups for "optimizer" my attorney is ready to see you in court...!!!!!

  5. Pcthreat Apr 22, 2013

    davesocal818@aol
    Pcthreat is in no way *****ociated with the fake program. We only offer removal instructions and a software to help it remove more easily.

  6. Pcthreat Apr 22, 2013

    help! - did you try our software?

  7. American Nov 7, 2013

    I deleted PC optimizer pro, here are the problems:

    In my computer are messages of the PC optimizer pro, i wnt to remove the alerts of the opt pro i need help.

  8. Lee B Dec 3, 2013

    PC optimizer pro is totally full of *****

  9. Pcthreat Dec 5, 2013

    Hey American,

    If you have removed PC optimizer pro and you still have pupups it would be good to scan your system with SpyHunter free scanner to see what left overs you have in your system that are causing these alerts to show up. Let us know about your findings

  10. Patricia Ashton Mar 5, 2014

    still have pupups

  11. chklgregtwre Apr 3, 2014

    werter243564

  12. Shradha Apr 18, 2014


    Hi,
    I dont know why there is so negative publicity for the Pc Optimizer Pro although it is a very good software .I used it personally and it keeps my System up to date . its a registry cleaner software which cleans junk out of your system . i found this article on microsoft. If you want to have any further information.

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