What is My Sys Mechanic? Cyber security experts has determined that My Sys Mechanic is a potentially unwanted program (PUP).
In many cases, the My Sys Mechanic come bundled with the installers from a free hosting and file sharing pages. So, install a free applications is a a good chance that you will find a bundled PUP. If you don’t know how to avoid it, then use a simple trick. During the install, choose the Custom or Advanced setup mode. Next, click ‘Decline’ button and clear all checkboxes on offers that ask you to install bundled applications.
Often, the computer which has been affected by My Sys Mechanic, will be also infected with adware (sometimes named ‘ad-supported’ software) that displays tons of various ads. It can be pop-ups, text links in the web-sites, banners where they never had.
So, if you happen to encounter My Sys Mechanic, then be quick and take effort to get rid of this PUP as quickly as possible. Follow the few simple steps below to remove My Sys Mechanic. Let us know how you managed by sending us your comments please.
How to remove My Sys Mechanic (removal guide)
We can help you get rid of My Sys Mechanic PUP, without the need to take your personal computer to a professional. Simply follow the removal tutorial below if you currently have the potentially unwanted program on your PC system and want to delete it. If you have any difficulty while trying to remove My Sys Mechanic potentially unwanted program, feel free to ask for our help in the comment section below. Certain of the steps below will require you to shut down this page. So, please read the steps carefully, after that bookmark or print it for later reference.
To remove My Sys Mechanic, follow the steps below:
- Uninstall My Sys Mechanic by using Microsoft Windows Control Panel
- How to remove My Sys Mechanic with Zemana Free
- Run Hitman Pro to delete My Sys Mechanic from the PC system
- Run Malwarebytes to get rid of potentially unwanted program
- Run AdBlocker to stay safe online
- To sum up
Uninstall My Sys Mechanic by using Microsoft Windows Control Panel
It is of primary importance to first identify and remove all PUPs, ad-supported software programs and browser hijacker infections through ‘Add/Remove Programs’ (MS Windows XP) or ‘Uninstall a program’ (Windows 10, 8, 7) section of your Microsoft Windows Control Panel.
Windows 10, 8.1, 8
Click the Windows logo, and then click Search . Type ‘Control panel’and press Enter as displayed in the figure below.
Once the ‘Control Panel’ opens, click the ‘Uninstall a program’ link under Programs category as shown on the image below.
Windows 7, Vista, XP
Open Start menu and select the ‘Control Panel’ at right as displayed on the image below.
Then go to ‘Add/Remove Programs’ or ‘Uninstall a program’ (Windows 7 or Vista) like below.
Carefully browse through the list of installed applications and remove all suspicious and unknown programs. We suggest to click ‘Installed programs’ and even sorts all installed applications by date. Once you’ve found anything suspicious that may be the PUP and other malicious software and potentially unwanted applications or other potentially unwanted application (PUA), then choose this program and click ‘Uninstall’ in the upper part of the window. If the dubious application blocked from removal, then run Revo Uninstaller Freeware to completely remove it from your system.
How to remove My Sys Mechanic with Zemana Free
We suggest using the Zemana Free. You can download and install Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM) to detect and get rid of My Sys Mechanic PUP from your system. When installed and updated, the malicious software remover will automatically scan and detect all threats present on the PC system.
Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) can be downloaded from the following link. Save it on your Windows desktop.
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When downloading is complete, start it and follow the prompts. Once installed, the Zemana Free will try to update itself and when this procedure is complete, press the “Scan” button to perform a system scan for the potentially unwanted program related files, folders and registry keys.
This process can take quite a while, so please be patient. While the tool is checking, you can see how many objects and files has already scanned. All found threats will be marked. You can delete them all by simply press “Next” button.
The Zemana will remove PUP related files, folders and registry keys.
Run Hitman Pro to delete My Sys Mechanic from the PC system
Hitman Pro is a portable utility that scans for and removes undesired applications such as hijackers, adware, toolbars, other internet browser add-ons and other malicious software. It scans your personal computer for PUP and other malicious software and potentially unwanted apps and prepares a list of items marked for removal. HitmanPro will only erase those unwanted programs that you wish to be removed.
Visit the page linked below to download the latest version of Hitman Pro for Windows. Save it on your MS Windows desktop.
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When the download is complete, open the file location. You will see an icon like below.
Double click the Hitman Pro desktop icon. Once the tool is opened, you will see a screen as displayed in the following example.
Further, click “Next” button to perform a system scan with this utility for the My Sys Mechanic, other malicious software and PUPs. Once that process is complete, the results are displayed in the scan report like below.
Review the scan results and then click “Next” button. It will open a prompt, click the “Activate free license” button.
Run Malwarebytes to get rid of potentially unwanted program
Manual My Sys Mechanic removal requires some computer skills. Some files and registry entries that created by the potentially unwanted program can be not completely removed. We recommend that run the Malwarebytes Free that are completely free your PC of potentially unwanted program. Moreover, the free application will allow you to remove malicious software, PUPs, adware and toolbars that your system can be infected too.
Click the following link to download the latest version of MalwareBytes Free for Microsoft Windows. Save it to your Desktop.
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After the downloading process is done, run it and follow the prompts. Once installed, the MalwareBytes AntiMalware (MBAM) will try to update itself and when this procedure is complete, click the “Scan Now” button to start scanning your PC for the My Sys Mechanic and other kinds of potential threats like malicious software and potentially unwanted apps. A system scan can take anywhere from 5 to 30 minutes, depending on your personal computer. While the MalwareBytes Free is scanning, you may see how many objects it has identified either as being malware. Make sure all items have ‘checkmark’ and click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The MalwareBytes AntiMalware is a free application that you can use to delete all detected folders, files, services, registry entries and so on. To learn more about this malicious software removal utility, we suggest you to read and follow the tutorial or the video guide below.
Run AdBlocker to stay safe online
Running an ad-blocking program such as AdGuard is an effective way to alleviate the risks. Additionally, adblocker programs will also protect you from unwanted advertisements and web-pages, and, of course, block redirection chain to malicious and similar web sites.
Please go to the following link to download AdGuard. Save it on your MS Windows desktop or in any other place.
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Category: Security tools
Update: November 15, 2018
After downloading is complete, launch the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen as shown on the image below.
Follow the prompts. When the install is finished, you will see a window as shown on the image below.
You can click “Skip” to close the setup program and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” button to see an quick tutorial that will allow you get to know AdGuard better.
In most cases, the default settings are enough and you don’t need to change anything. Each time, when you launch your machine, AdGuard will start automatically and stop unwanted pop up ads, as well as other malicious or misleading sites. For an overview of all the features of the application, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, which is located on your desktop.
To sum up
Now your machine should be free of the My Sys Mechanic . We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you stop unwanted advertisements and annoying malicious sites) and Zemana Anti Malware (ZAM) (to periodically scan your machine for new malicious software). Probably you are running an older version of Java or Adobe Flash Player. This can be a security risk, so download and install the latest version right now.
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