How To Remove PC Optimizer 2010 Spyware / Scareware
PC Optimizer 2010 is a spyware program designed to look like a windows utility. Once loaded on to the computer, this fake program will display false alerts just to trick computer users and force them to obtain the paid version of the software. PC Optimizer 2010 can also lead to further infection to a PC as well as compromise its security when using the internet.
PC Optimizer 2010
To begin the removal of PC Optimizer 2010 first you will have to stop the process from running, to do this press the CTRL+SHIFT+ESC buttons on the keyboard at the same time to open up the windows task manager. once opened click on the processes tab and look for PCoptimizer2010.exe. Once found click the process followed by clicking the end task button in task manager. Once the process has been stopped the following files will need to be removed from the PC:
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Desktop\PCoptimizer 2010.lnk
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\PCoptimizer 2010\
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\PCoptimizer 2010\PCoptimizer 2010.lnk