April, 2017  // Posts published in April, 2017

How to Remove Searchz.co

Apr 23rd 2017 - by Jeanette Delima in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  The Searchz.co is similar to Safebrowsing.biz and Hightsearch.com, and considered a browser hijacker that infiltrates computer users’ machines in deceptive ways and changes their browser settings affecting mainly most popular web browsers such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome could be affected by this browser hijacker. This PUP or also known as the Potenti

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How to Remove www-searching.com

- by Jeanette Delima in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

Www-searching.com is a an annoying program like any other malware, whose presence is a sign of trouble. Once you see the site suddenly take over your screen, be alerted that your system is not safe anymore. Somewhere in the corners of your computer is lurking a browser hijacker waiting a single chance to attack. And, that’s not good news because it infiltrates Internet browsers such as Intern

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How to Remove Search Manager

Apr 20th 2017 - by Jeanette Delima in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

Search Manager is a browser extension and  is classified as an adware-type PUP  or potentially unwanted program. It’s super popular but still an unwanted one, however, Search Manager is light years away from being harmless. What's in store for you  in this tool are tricks and shenanigans. Mainly, it “lets you easily switch between search engines directly from the new tab page”, so don’

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How to Remove WinThruster (aka WinThruster.exe)

- by Jeanette Delima in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is WinThruster or also known as winthruster.exe anyway? It  is a program developed by Solvusoft that detects and repairs PC errors, optimizes performance settings, and speeds up your PC as well. It basically repairs PC problems and issues, decrease program load time, removes PC clutter, extends your computer's life, and restores  general system performance. WinThruster also allows you

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How to Remove Snap.Do (aka Snap Do)

- by Jeanette Delima in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

Snap.Do Search is like ChumSearch and BrowseFox and other malware that are browser hijackers. Snap.Do is promoted through other free downloads, and adds a  Snap.Do Toolbar once it's installed, and then change your browser homepage default search engine to search.snapdo.com in IE, Mozilla and Chrome. It is mainly developed by ReSoft LTD. Snap.Do Search or simply Snap.Do will show up advertis

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Top 5 Biggest Changes in the New Windows 10 Creators Update

Apr 17th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Top 5 Biggest Changes in the New Windows 10 Creators Update

This past week, Microsoft rolled out its new Creators Update for Windows 10. Originally launched on April 11, the update has rolled out around the world over the past few days. The Creators Update is the second biggest update in Windows 10’s history (the Anniversary Update was the biggest update). With the new update, Microsoft promises a suite of new productivity tools and features along wit

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The Price of SSDs and RAM Will Plummet in 2019, According to Industry Analysts

- by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

The Price of SSDs and RAM Will Plummet in 2019, According to Industry Analysts

Building a new PC? You might want to wait a few years. According to industry analysts Gartner, the price of memory will crash by 2019. Today, the price of PCs, smartphones, and tablets continues to rise. The industry blames shortages in components: DRAM, flash, batteries, and displays are all more expensive at the moment. Gartner predicts that the price of memory and NAND flash (used in SSDs

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How to Remove ChumSearch (aka Chumsearch.com)

Apr 14th 2017 - by Jeanette Delima in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

Chumsearch.com is also known as just ChumSearch, and it is a questionable website that directs  you to a homepage  on your computer after you have installed a freeware software. It comes bundled with other free software that you download off of the Internet.  Unluckily, some free downloads do not adequately disclose and some other software will also be installed and some you find  malicious pr

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How to Remove Browsefox FBB (aka Browse Fox)

Apr 13th 2017 - by Jeanette Delima in: Uncategorized | 0 Comment

BrowseFox FBB is considered adware. Adware can infect the most used browsers, like the Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and even Safari. Eventually, it can result in system crashed and protection removal and your PC will be compromised. So it can be considered as an “extreme” risk degree. Basically, BrowseFox FBB is among them and certainly it is as annoying, a

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How to Remove Saferbrowser (aka Safer Browser)

Apr 12th 2017 - by Jeanette Delima in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

Safer Browser is a browser hijacker promoted through other free downloads that once it's installed, your browser homepage is changed as well as defaulting the search engine to http://maxwebsearch.com/.  Mainly, it is not considered malicious in itself since there are a lot  of legit programs that do the same thing. However, what makes it malicious is it appears to every browser to random Wind

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