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Zip Cruncher

Zip Cruncher

Zip Cruncher is a potentially unwanted program or a PUP in short. This category is for applications that users could install willingly, but later on regret such decision as they may discover unwanted qualities. In other words, such tools are of doubtful reliability, and usually, researchers recommend against their usage. Further, in this article, we will explain why Zip Cruncher might not deserve your trust and why we considered it to be rather useless. At the end of the article, we will also talk about the ways to eliminate this application without leaving any data belonging to it behind. Moreover, just a bit below the text we will add step by step instructions showing how to get rid of this PUP manually. Of course, if you need more assistance or have any questions about the software you can leave us a comment at the end of this page too. Read more »

Mac Mechanic

Potentially unwanted programs are infamous for their invasive and otherwise suspicious functionality. One such intrusive application goes by the name of Mac Mechanic. If you ever cross paths with it while browsing the Internet, be sure to do everything that you can to avoid it at all times. We recommend conducting its complete removal if it is ever found up and running on your operating system. Doing so is vital since this dubious application functions in a devious way. In fact, it appears that developers of this program might be trying to make quick profits from naive Internet users. If you wish to have a better understanding of this potentially unwanted program's inner workings, make sure to read the rest of this report. Alongside such information, we include a few virtual security tips, which will help you maintain a clean and secure operating system. To help you delete Mac Mechanic, we also include a comprehensive removal guide below. Read more »

MessengerPC

MessengerPC

You need to think twice before installing MessengerPC because this Windows application is not the reliable tool you might believe it to be. The app – which we classify as a potentially unwanted program – is introduced to users as a tool that allows using Facebook Messenger via an application window, which means that users do not need to launch their browser and go to https://www.facebook.com/messages/ to access their messages. Although that might seem like a great service to those who use the Messenger every day, our Anti-Spyware-101.com research team warns that the app is very unpredictable, and that it is possible that it was built to record and leak private information. Needless to say, that is something that must be investigated further, and if you want to learn more about that, you should continue reading. If you cannot wait any longer to delete MessengerPC from your operating system, check out the removal instructions below. Also, notice that the comments section is open to everyone, and if you have any observations or questions you want to ask our research team, feel free to do so. Read more »

Unzippro

If you ever discover an application known as Unzippro up and running on your computer, we strongly recommend conducting is complete removal right away. Doing so is critical because it is yet another potentially unwanted program that should be up and running on your operating system. Such category has been assigned by our researchers because it exhibits suspicious functionality, to put it lightly. It is critical to note that due to this potentially unwanted program, browsing the web will become a much more annoying and frustrating task because it might provide a ton of undesirable web content. To have a better understanding of this application's inner workings, make sure to read the rest of this article entirely. Alongside such information, we include a few virtual security tips and a comprehensive removal guide, which you should use to delete Unzippro without encountering any major problems. Read more »

CryptoPriceSearch Toolbar

CryptoPriceSearch Toolbar

CryptoPriceSearch Toolbar appears to be another potentially unwanted program from Mindspark Interactive Network, Inc. Same as other similar applications form this untrustworthy developer it can replace user's default search engine, start page, and other browser preferences alike. The problem is, by doing so the unreliable extension might encourage you to search the Internet with a questionable search engine that could display advertisements from the third party. Our researchers believe this material may originate from unreliable web pages, which means some of it could be potentially malicious. Because of this, we advise users to get rid of CryptoPriceSearch Toolbar before anything bad happens. Moreover, to make it easier, we will be placing instructions showing how to erase the potentially unwanted program Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox step by step. Thus, if you need any guidance, feel free to check them out. Read more »

Clean Pc Pro 2018

Clean Pc Pro 2018

Clean Pc Pro 2018 is a potentially unwanted program that may get installed on your PC accidentally. The program is not a malicious infection, but if you did not want to have it on-board, it goes without saying that you have to uninstall it. Luckily, it is easy to get rid of Clean Pc Pro 2018, and you simply need to delete it via Control Panel. Please scroll down to the bottom of this description for the manual removal instructions. Also, we would strongly recommend scanning your PC with a licensed antispyware tool that would check for other potential threats. Read more »

Pc Cleanup 2018

Pc Cleanup 2018

Pc Cleanup 2018 is a dubious piece of software that you should refrain from at all times. In fact, malware researchers at Anti-Spyware-101.com have categorized as yet another potentially unwanted program. If unfortunately, your operating system is already running this devious application, be sure to remove it as soon as possible. Doing so is critical because this program exhibits questionable functionality, to put it lightly. Also, this application can be distributed in questionable ways, which might prove to be quite dangerous. If you want to find out more about this potentially unwanted program and its dubious inner workings, be sure to read the rest of this article. Besides such information, we also present a few virtual security recommendations that will help you maintain a clean and safe operating system. Finally, below you will find a detailed removal guide, which you should use to delete Pc Cleanup 2018 once and for all. Read more »

Moviesearch.today

Moviesearch.today is known to be a search engine directly associated with the browser extension called Movie Quest, so if you do not want to find it set on your browser (it should be compatible with Google Chrome only, but other versions of this add-on might exist too), you should not agree with its installation.  The browser extension was already removed from the Chrome Web Store. In addition, its official website is down, meaning that users can no longer install it on their computers consciously from its official sources. Of course, they could still find it listed next to other browser’s add-ons if they installed it some time ago. Can you locate the Movie Quest extension? If so, go to get rid of it mercilessly because specialists working at anti-spyware-101.com have classified it as a potentially unwanted program, which means that this piece of software cannot be trusted fully. This is the only way to remove Moviesearch.today from your browser too if it has been set on it. Do not worry; it is an ordinary browser extension, so we are sure you will find its removal easy. We also promise to help you get rid of it in the last paragraph of this report. Read more »

Memory Game Plugin

Memory Game Plugin

Memory Game Plugin is a suspicious extension that falls under the classification of potentially unwanted programs or PUPs. According to our researchers at Anti-spyware-101.com, the application provides a game supposed to help users train their memory, but besides this game, we noticed the tool could also introduce users to an untrustworthy search engine. Moreover, the research shows it is possible Memory Game Plugin might track the user online, gather information about his browsing habits, and then display him suspicious advertisements from various third parties. Therefore, if you do not want to take any chances, it is advisable to get rid of the PUP before anything goes wrong. Users who prefer learning more about the application before erasing it could keep reading our article. However, if you have already made up your mind, we encourage you to follow the deletion instructions located a bit below. Read more »

BabyNameReady Toolbar

BabyNameReady Toolbar

BabyNameReady Toolbar is not a reliable add-on, so if you did encounter it, we advise you to keep reading our article and learn all necessary details about it. First of all, users should know that the application falls under the classification of potentially unwanted programs (PUPs). This classification does not mean the extension is malicious or highly dangerous; nonetheless, it should warn the user the tool may have undesirable qualities or could introduce him to potentially dangerous content. As promised earlier, the rest of the article will explain more about BabyNameReady Toolbar. What’s more, if you scroll down you will find instructions prepared by our specialists at Anti-spyware-101.com; they will tell you what to do to get rid of this PUP manually. Also, if you have any questions, do not forget there is a comments section at the end of this page. Read more »