Advanced PC Fixer is a potentially unwanted program (PUP). It is called Advanced PC Fixer claims to help users keep PC running smooth, fast and error free. Once installed and started, it will perform a scan of whole system and detect a lot of problems. Advanced PC Fixer will offer to purchase its full version to try to fix these problems.
If you need a system optimize software then you do not have to pay anything, simply use the CCleaner utility. It is free, respected software that will be useful for clean and optimize your computer.
How did Advanced PC Fixer get on your computer
How to remove Advanced PC Fixer (Step-by-step instructions)
Without a doubt, your computer does not need the Advanced PC Fixer. So you need to quickly and completely remove this unwanted software. To remove this PUP, you can use the removal steps which are given below. I note that we recommend that you use the step-by-step guide, that will allow you to remove Advanced PC Fixer easily and safely.
- Uninstall Advanced PC Fixer, suspicious and unknown applications by using Windows Control Panel
- Remove adware and potentially unwanted software with MalwareBytes Anti-malware
- Get rid of adware and potentially unwanted software with AdwCleaner
Uninstall Advanced PC Fixer, suspicious and unknown applications by using Windows Control Panel
Press Windows key , then click Search . Type “Control panel”and press Enter. If you using Windows XP or Windows 7, then click “Start” and select “Control Panel”. It will open the Windows Control Panel like below.
Next, click “Uninstall a program”
It will display a list of all programs. Scroll through the all list, uninstall Advanced PC Fixer and any suspicious and unknown programs.
Remove adware and potentially unwanted software with MalwareBytes Anti-malware.
We recommend using the Malwarebytes Free. You can download and install this tool to detect Advanced PC Fixer and remove it, by clicking on the link below. When installed and updated, the free malware remover will automatically scan and detect all threats present on the system.
Category: Security tools
Update: March 20, 2018
Once installed, the Malwarebytes will try to update itself and when this process is finished, click “Scan Now” button to perform a system scan for the adware and malware. During the scan it will detect all threats present on your machine. In order to remove all threats, simply click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The Malwarebytes is a free program that you can use to get rid of all detected folders, files, services, registry entries and so on. To learn more about the Malwarebytes, we recommend you to read and follow the few simple steps or the video guide below.
Get rid of adware and potentially unwanted software with AdwCleaner.
If MalwareBytes cannot remove the potentially unwanted software, then we suggests to use the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal tool for ad supported software, browser hijackers, PUPs and toolbars.
Download AdwCleaner from the link below.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: February 8, 2018
Once downloading is finished, open the file location. Double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once this tool is started, you will see a screen like below.
Now, press the “Scan” button to perform a system scan for PUP, malware and ad-supported software. Once the system scan is complete, it will show a scan report as shown below.
Review the report and then click “Clean” button. It will show a prompt. Click “OK”. When the cleaning process is finished, AdwCleaner may ask you to reboot your machine.
Look at the following video, which completely explains the procedure of using the AdwCleaner to delete adware, browser hijackers and other harmful applications.
After completing the instructions above, your computer should be clean from Advanced PC Fixer. Unfortunately, if the step-by-step instructions does not help you, then you have caught a new type of PUP, and then the best way – ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.