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Danger level 6
Type: Adware
Common infection symptoms:
  • Changes default search engine
  • Installs itself without permissions
  • Shows commercial adverts

Users often browse the Internet without even realizing how many potentially dangerous websites they visit a day. is one of those suspicious webpages. You may not be aware of the fact that you have accessed it, but once you notice various pop-ups and redirections to, you will definitely know that something is off. This website promotes potentially unwanted software, so to get rid of the pop-ups you need to remove applications that are directly related to If you do not know which programs that might be, scan the PC with SpyHunter free scanner right now.

If you open, you will see that this website presents a list of programs that are supposed to improve your system performance and system security. The website does not look too reliable, and the same can be applied to the promoted programs as well. The programs include such potentially unwanted applications as Driver performer, PC performer and many more. It is very unlikely that users download these programs directly from Such system optimization programs often travel bundled with freeware via third-party file hosting websites. Thus, do not be surprised if PC performer or any other program from the group installs additional adware applications onto your PC as well.

It is also very common for these programs to change your default homepage to once the setup is complete. Naturally, it is extremely annoying, especially as it also continues to display annoying pop-ups, urging you to install a new codec or a new video player. Needless to say, that clicking these pop-ups would only lead to additional adware installation, and that is something you have to avoid at all costs. What is more, you should NEVER run any of the programs from

At first glance, you might think that PC performer (or any other program from the site) is a useful application that can improve your system performance. Alas, that is very far from the truth. The main objective of and any of its programs is money. Running a full system scan with PC performer would not get you anywhere. You would only be presented with an extensive list of supposed system errors.

Computer security specialists say that system optimization tools are usually very unreliable because they tend to indicate absolutely files as potential security threats as well. After all, they only need money, so they try their best to push you into purchasing the full version of a particular program.

Do not fall for this scam. Remove programs via Control panel and then restore your browser settings manually. To make sure that you got rid of all the unwanted applications, acquire a licensed antispyware tool and run a full system scan. This way you will definitely protect your system from various cyber scams.

Manual unwanted program removal

Windows 8

  1. Slide mouse cursor to the bottom right of your screen.
  2. Wait for Charm bar to appear and then click Settings.
  3. Go to Control panel and select Uninstall a program.
  4. Highlight the unwanted application and click Uninstall.

Windows Vista & Windows 7

  1. Click Start menu and go to Control panel.
  2. Open Uninstall a program and remove unwanted apps.

Windows XP

  1. Click Start menu button and navigate to Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or remove programs and uninstall unwanted applications.

Restore your browser settings to default

Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+T and go to Internet options.
  2. Open Advanced tab and click Reset.
  3. Mark Delete personal settings option and press Reset.
  4. Click Close.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press Alt+H and go to Troubleshooting information.
  2. Click Reset Firefox at the top right of a new tab.
  3. Press Reset Firefox on a pop-up dialog box.
  4. Click Finish.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F and go to Settings.
  2. Scroll down and click Show advanced settings.
  3. Scroll down to the bottom and click Reset browser settings.
  4. Press Reset on a pop-up dialog box.

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