Remove Smart PC Mechanic

By | Posted on November 22, 2017 |

Smart PC Mechanic claims to improve the performance of your computer to an extraordinary level. It is promoted as fully featured program that can clean up registry, remove adware, and improve boot time through its Startup Manager. However, it was found out that Smart PC Mechanic is linked to some adware and is using dishonest scheme to sneak onto PC. It can enter the computer by means of PUP and other carrier called software bundles.

Free utilities, games, file downloader, media players, and bogus software update are just some freeware that can help Smart PC Mechanic to enter the computer in stealthy manner. Therefore, it is important to stay away from suspicious freeware and third-party programs especially if sources are unsound. Download free software only from reputable web sites to avoid rogue program like Smart PC Mechanic.

The moment user installs malicious freeware, some PUP, adware, including Smart PC Mechanic will also be loaded onto computer even without a permission. The installation processes of unwanted programs are normally discrete and can evade detection of most anti-virus product.

Once Smart PC Mechanic is installed on the computer, it initiates on its own and scan the computer for possible errors. Obviously, it will issue catchy errors and warning alerts to scare computer users and make them believe on possible occurrences of various troubles. Issues it will raise include malware threats, system performance issues, software issues, startup problems, and many more.

Smart PC Mechanic Scanner

Similar to most bogus security application, Smart PC Mechanic requires paid activation of the program before it can fix identified issues. Thus, every attempt of user to repair the computer will pop-up an activation page and links to purchase Smart PC Mechanic registration code. It is clear that this program was made solely to be sold in fraudulent scheme. Authors are hoping to generate revenue by deceiving computer users.

Smart PC Mechanic Registration Code

Online Security Scanner Report for smartpcmechanics.com:

Norton SafeWeb Not yet rated Community Rating: 0.0 Nov. 22, 2017
MCAfee Site Advisor Minimal risk Feedback: No Data Nov. 22, 2017
Transparency Report Currently safe Ratings: No Data Nov. 22, 2017

How to Remove Smart PC Mechanic

This section contains comprehensive guide to help you remove threats from the affected computer.

Procedures on this page are written in a manner that can be easily understand and execute by computer users.

Stage 1: Uninstall Smart PC Mechanic from Windows

1. Go to Start menu and type appwiz.cpl under Run or Search box.

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2. Add/Remove Program window will open. Select Smart PC Mechanic from the list.

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3. Click on Uninstall button to remove the unwanted program.

Stage 2: Scan the Computer with ESET Rogue Application Remover (ERAR)

1. Download the free scanner called ESET Rogue Application Remover.
Download Link for ERAR (this will open a new window)

2. Choose appropriate version for your Windows System. Save the file to a convenient location, preferably on Desktop.

3. After downloading the file, Windows will prompt that download has completed. Click Run to start the program. Another option is to browse the location folder and double click on the file ERARemover_.exe.

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4. On ESET Rogue Application Remover SOFTWARE LICENSE TERMS, click Accept to continue.

5. The tool will start scanning the computer. It will prompt when it finds Smart PC Mechanic and other malicious entities. Follow the prompt to proceed with the removal.

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Stage 3: Double-check for leftover of Smart PC Mechanic using Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool

1. Download the free scanner called Malicious Software Removal Tool.
Malicious Software Removal Tool Download Link (this will open a new window)

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2. The tool automatically checks the operating system and suggest appropriate download version. Click on Download button to begin. Save the file to a convenient location, preferably on Desktop.

3. After downloading the file, Windows will prompt that download has completed. Click Run to start scanning for Smart PC Mechanic . Another option is to browse the location folder and double click on the file to run.

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4. The tool will display Welcome screen, click Next. Please note the message “This tool is not a replacement for an antivirus product.” You must understand that this program is made specifically to find and remove malware, viruses, Trojans, and other harmful elements on the computer. It was not designed to protect the computer.

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5. Next, you will see Scan Type. Please choose Full Scan to ensure that all Smart PC Mechanic entities and other harmful files left on the computer will be found and removed. For advanced computer user, you can opt for Customized Scan, if there are other drives or folders you wanted to include in this scan.

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6. Full scan may take a while, please wait for Malicious Software Removal Tool to complete the tasks. However, you may cancel the scan anytime by clicking on the Cancel button.

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7. After scanning, the tool will reveal all identified threats. There may be other threats that our first scan fails to detect. Please remove/delete all detected items.

8. When removal procedure is complete, you may now close Malicious Software Removal Tool. We hope that Smart PC Mechanic have been completely deleted from the computer. Please restart Windows to proceed with the normal operation.

Stage 4: Scan the computer with Anti-malware Program

1. Download the free anti-malware scanner called MalwareBytes Anti-Malware.
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Download Link (this will open a new window)

2. After downloading, install the program. It may run automatically or you have to double-click on the downloaded file MB3-Setup.exe.

3. Proceed with the installation using only the default setup. If you need the complete setup procedure, it is available on the download page.

4. At the last stage of installation process, click Finish to run the program.

MBAM-finish5. On Malwarebytes Anti-Malware console, select Scan from the menu to see available Scan Method.

6. Next, click on Threat Scan. This is the most comprehensive scan method that will surely find any hidden items linked to Smart PC Mechanic.

7. Click Start Scan button to begin checking the computer.

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8. When scanning is done, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware will display the list of identified threats. Remove all identified threats and restart the computer to finalized the scan process.

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