PC Cleaner Pro 2018 Removal Guide

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PC Cleaner Pro 2018 is one of those useless programs that claim to clean your PC as well as boost its performance, but this one certainly fails to do so. This software actually goes as far as claiming that it can "boost your PC up to 300% faster," which should be ridiculous to any user. This potentially unwanted program (PUP) is just as a scam as AutoClean Pro 2018 and High PC Booster. As a matter of fact, such a PC optimizer is most of the time a scam because they use forged reports to convince unsuspecting users to buy the premium or full version so that they can fix those alleged critical system errors. Since this PUP may also enter your system along with malware infections, chances are you could be exposed to corrupt third-party web content every time you go online. Engaging with such content could lead to further infections or online scams as well. This is why we suggest that you remove PC Cleaner Pro 2018 from your computer.

Just like in the case of AutoClean Pro 2018, there are a number of websites promoting this PUP officially, including pccleanerpro.net and pccleaners.com. We have found that some of these sites  have already been shut down but some are still up and running. It is possible that they also promote an older version, too, since this PUP was first released back in 2014. If you have never visited any of these official sites and you still have this software on board, it is likely that you will find more serious threats on your system as well. This may already be a good reason to delete PC Cleaner Pro 2018, but let us give you more.

Have you installed a free program lately? Because that may easily be the reason why you have this useless PUP on your computer. When you download a free program or a crack from suspicious file-sharing websites, you always risk downloading a bundle of PUPs and malicious threats, such as adware programs, browser hijackers, Trojans, keyloggers, and fake alerts. We advise you to always use official and reputable websites whenever you download programs or updates. As you can see, schemers can create professional-looking websites anytime, too. This is why you should only go for ones that have good reputation. A quick web search can help you with that. But right now it is important that you run a reliable online malware scanner after you delete PC Cleaner Pro 2018 so that you can see what you are up against.

As we have already said, this PC optimizer is no better than any other scam in this category. When you run your first scan with the free version, it will return displaying thousands of system errors, lot of them marked as critical. However, if you look closer, you can find that most of these alleged errors are made-up false registry entries or useless temporary files. Even if you cleaned these from your system, it would not boost any visible percentage, let alone 300%. Our tests show that even if you use the full version, which will cost you $29.97, it may not even do anything substantial on your system but simply show you a different scan result with different errors and much less of them. However, if you were to use the free version again to check your system after this paid version finished "cleaning" it, you may find out that it will come up with thousands of system errors again. This is why we call it a scam. And, this is why you should not hesitate to remove PC Cleaner Pro 2018.

Fortunately for you, it is quite easy to eliminate this PUP since you can use its uninstaller via Control Panel. If you have never uninstalled an application, please use our guide below as a reference. But do not forget about the possibility that you will find other threats on your system, too, which may be way more dangerous, in fact. If you cannot detect and remove those with certainty, we recommend that you employ a reputable anti-malware program, such as SpyHunter. This system security software can automatically take care of all your present and future threats, thus providing you with the well-deserved peace of mind. Of course, you can also try to protect your computer manually if you become a more cautious web surfer, but there is no guarantee that you can avoid all malicious attacks or even potential threats this way.

How to remove PC Cleaner Pro 2018 from Windows

Windows XP

  1. Access the Start menu and go to Control Panel.
  2. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Select the uninstaller and press Remove.

Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10

  1. Press Win+R and type control panel. Press OK.
  2. Open Uninstall a program.
  3. Select the uninstallerand press Uninstall.
Download Remover for PC Cleaner Pro 2018 *
*SpyHunter scanner, published on this site, is intended to be used only as a detection tool. To use the removal functionality, you will need to purchase the full version of SpyHunter.

PC Cleaner Pro 2018 technical info for manual removal:

Files Modified/Created on the system:

# File Name File Size (Bytes) File Hash
1PCPro-Elite-Swedish.exe5126040 bytesMD5: 864ec447841a03f113cb213f412b8cea
2PCCleaner.exe1490944 bytesMD5: b6aec874a329fa22fff9fde9366f8ad8
3Startw3i.exe455480 bytesMD5: 456606941605bb68a5530b8a343c2e31
4pcavmon.exe167152 bytesMD5: 53f7ac4c1cc2328ee2be06b4087170b0
5pobcunst.exe3807440 bytesMD5: 65127738b0069eebaa8fd0aecad3f498
6PCCGuard.exe234328 bytesMD5: 20dc695c0f4cdf2880189d40a8c817ae
7PCCLauncher.exe46424 bytesMD5: 7dc2b75962e1426e97615bdb1fb8ae96
8PCCleanerAV.exe55147280 bytesMD5: 9e76d65891a935bef9f055eb7afb3a2e
9PCCleanerPlatinum.exe27662648 bytesMD5: 39e74bf6e9cc8260066934838abe4228
10PCCPGuard.exe862008 bytesMD5: 9d8de889e18918e8dfe835fe3e441485
11PCCSchedule.exe1668208 bytesMD5: bf880d8d4f34ec6d197b2c7df8f88a25
12file.exe9767064 bytesMD5: 6933dcecf7fbe32c3106265a9abea5f5
13PCCleanerTray.exe199680 bytesMD5: b100c370fb9195f0b5ece8b3cafb4636
14pccleanpro.exe4866968 bytesMD5: 162ad52ad455f5aa96bec0ba26470e0f
15poptunst.exe3870480 bytesMD5: 657791f9698748e56d16b165dfe13bdf
16pccleanertoolbar.dll254872 bytesMD5: bbcaf41c947e06a219ee31e705f53460
17Pop-up Blocker.dll416241 bytesMD5: a827f06c9a473df9cad0780b450f9713
18PC_Pro_Installer2.exe4729224 bytesMD5: 68452f4c9049d1a88970bc5967f50c67
19setup.exe9593144 bytesMD5: c27ba24cdaaa38c323339021810480e2
20pclunst.exe4851000 bytesMD5: a7ebc927566645e2f16335e0f536d743
21uninst.exe5276432 bytesMD5: 81e2075d9e52e6b32022fc0e4a27dc69
22PCCSmartScan.exe180568 bytesMD5: dccea42d80bea809e6c8dab834e8439a
23PCCleaners.exe46264080 bytesMD5: c4e605653d3f50c76f2ba43fc09ad8dd
24PCCPSmartScan.exe423736 bytesMD5: ae7d256c6195900fb72e5bb5dc0a57c4
25PCPro-Elite-English.exe5658520 bytesMD5: 5ebd5c91953fab42aa60adacb6e428aa
26PCPro-Installer.exe9593592 bytesMD5: 04353a2e548db34a6bf9a1b194625128
27PCCReminder.exe217944 bytesMD5: fd63556e3aded8926e99594fc82f0901
28PCCPLauncher.exe82304 bytesMD5: e3d77bdade2e62572503d9fbc93c0351
29pclpmon.exe610544 bytesMD5: be3a0fa4145387990b1c326e75517d44
30PCBrowserCleaner.exe65849552 bytesMD5: 871d7fd36ac518e379a45ce9db796f32

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