How to remove PC Mechanic. Removal guide


Easy instruction how to remove PC Mechanic from PC. The entry includes information how to delete it manually, what is PC Mechanic and how it infected computer. Additionally, the tutorial holds video removal guide. PC Mechanic is a potentially unwanted software by Uniblue Systems Limited. If you can't uninstall this tiresome program, we'll help you with that!

What is PC Mechanic

PC Mechanic is a Uniblue utility that aim is to optimize the computer. However, PC Mechanic can be classified as problemware, because it adds itself to the startup folder, slows down the system and finds fake registry errors. The most important is that PC Mechanic installs on the computer without user's permission as a part of install package. Often, it is implemented in computer, when users want to get another free software. While you follow install procedure, you download not exclusively the proper software installer, but great installation pack with many offers. Some of them appear to be useful, but most of them are useless or even harmful. In case you do not want to get suchlike harmful programs, be careful while using Softonic, Cnet, and other file sharing. Choose advanced installation and cancel the installation of suspicious software.

How to remove PC Mechanic


PC Mechanic is a harmful program. It is just an advertising-oriented tool that wants you to buy the system optimizer software. The changes that PC Mechanic performs in your system, make it extremely vulnerable to serious threats, like adware. Moreover, if you find PC Mechanic on your computer, this can be a sight that system was infected by other malware.

How to remove PC Mechanic


Usually, PC Mechanic adds itself to registry records, system folders and autorun section. To erase this entirely, attempt to use uninstaller in control panel. Thereafter, search for words 'PC Mechanic' in registry and use preset Windows search system. Visual guide lower.

Uninstalling from Windows 7

1. Uninstall PC Mechanic from Control Panel (Control Panel - Uninstall a program - Uninstall PC Mechanic)

2. Delete folders

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Uniblue\PC-Mechanic
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Uniblue\PC Mechanic
  • C:\Users\All Users\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Uniblue\PC Mechanic
  • C:\Users\Kate\AppData\Roaming\Uniblue\PC-Mechanic

3. Delete next registry keys

  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\pc-mechanic
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Schedule\TaskCache\Tree\PC-Mechanic Maintenance
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Schedule\TaskCache\Tree\PC-Mechanic Startup
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{1F88FC5D-4D46-448A-AF59-7061FFC6ABBF}_is1
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Uniblue\PC-Mechanic

4. Delete next files

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Uniblue\PC-Mechanic\icudt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Uniblue\PC-Mechanic\InstallerExtensions.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Uniblue\PC-Mechanic\libcef.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Uniblue\PC-Mechanic\pc-mechanic.exe
  • C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\PC-Mechanic Maintenance
  • C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\PC-Mechanic Startup
  • C:\Windows\Tasks\PC-Mechanic Maintenance.job
  • C:\Windows\Tasks\PC-Mechanic Startup.job

Deleting from Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by:, select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.

6. Uninstall PC Mechanic from Control Panel (Control Panel - Uninstall a program - Uninstall PC Mechanic)

7. Remove folders and registry keys like on Win7.

After deleting this software manually, scan your computer with special antimalware scanner to remove files and folders that stayed after removing.





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PC Mechanic easy removal guide


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+3 #4 Liu Kang 2016-11-24 17:41
how to remove PC Mechanic from windows 10
0 #3 KateRealta 2016-09-07 13:08
Quoting Greg:
Is PC Mechanic a virus itself?

Hello, no
0 #2 Greg 2016-08-18 21:53
Is PC Mechanic a virus itself?
0 #1 deeznuts69 2015-07-22 23:58
dude this really helped thnx 8)

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