Tuneup Pro is another one of those registry cleaning programs which claim to help boost your computer’s performance while in fact it may do more harm than good. The program may list a lot of issues on your system while it’s performing it’s scanning procedures and it claims to fix only 15 of the supposed “issues” on your computer, but the software requires you to buy it’s licensed version to fix all the errors. This is a common practice with legitimate programs as well, but the problem here is that Tuneup Pro may display issues that may not exist at all only to convince you to purchase it’s full version or call it’s tech support number. This is the main reason why you should consider removing this software from your computer and focus on protecting your PC against dubious programs like this one in the future too.
|Type||Potentially Unwanted Program / Fake Registry Cleaning App|
|Short Description||May pretend to clean up your registry errors and speed up your computer, but in fact it’s goal may just be to get you to pay a lot for it’s full version.|
|Symptoms||Slow performance of your computer plus different types of advertisements to begin appearing.|
|Distribution Method||Via bundled installers, fake setups or via other PUP that has already been installed on your PC.|
|Detection Tool|| See If Your System Has Been Affected by Tuneup Pro |
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Tuneup Pro– How Did I Get It
The main method by which Tuneup Pro may have been installed on your computer system is if your PC has already been affected by some sort of adware or other nefarious program. Such programs are replicated by various means throghout the web and they come in different forms as well:
- Fake setups of programs.
- The program setup advertised via adware software installed on your PC as a fake detection page that your PC is at risk.
- Along with the installers of other free programs.
- By being automatically installed on your computer as a result of malware infection that downloads applications.
Tuneup Pro – Activity
Tuneup Pro is the type of program which aims to perform different activities on your computer, the first of which is to create it’s own folder, possibly in %ProgramFiles% directory and drop the files of the software on your computer system.
In addition to this, Tuneup Pro may also set registry entries in the Windows Registry Editor plus create scheduled tasks to run automatically on your Windows start.
As soon as it is ran, the Tuneup Pro software may create multiple different types of Registry entries on your computer, that it may perform. The registry entries which may be created by this program may reside in the following Windows Registry sub-keys:
The main purpose of Tuneup Pro is to scan and optimize your computer for errors in your Windows Registry Editor. But the program may also display fake detections which may be done only to get you to purchase the full version of the software.
In addition to displaying these detections, the program may also perform other unwanted activities on your PC, such as deliberately slow it down and run processes in the background that may display different types of pop-ups on your PC. Security experts strongly recommend to remove this program from your PC, since it’s behavior may be more unwanted than useful.
How to Remove Tuneup Pro from Your Computer
In order to remove this application from your computer system, it is important to follow the removal isntructions below. They are divided in manual and automatic removal steps. The instructions are also created in a way that if you do not remove Tuneup Pro manually, you can also try to do so automatically. Be advised that security experts strongly recommend to remove TuneUp pro by using an advanced scanner for unwanted software and malware in order to fully secure your PC and protect it against misleading programs and other intrusive software in the future automatically.