PC Speed Up 2016 hoax – How to Uninstall?

PC Speed Up 2016 belongs to the large family of fake system optimization programs. The very word “fake” means that the program is misleading, its abilities to optimize your computer are overestimated, its promises to perform the role of system antivirus don’t match its potential. In other words, this is not a real antivirus software but rather a fake anti-malware tool designed by the team of cyber criminals specifically to scare and deceive users of attacked PCs. If you have this particular application on your computer hurry up to get rid of it without hesitation, otherwise your failure to delete it immediately may result in your system becoming even more vulnerable and consequently infected with even more severe types of viruses.

PC Speed Up 2016

PC Speed Up 2016 enters computers illegally. This takes place as a result of vulnerability available inside of your system. This can be either due to the outdated status of your security software, or even as a result of absolute absence of any security software installed on your machine. This hoax is spread through direct or indirect participation of various trojan horses which use available security vulnerabilities of your PC. Interference of PC Speed Up 2016 infection may even occur due to clicking malicious links on Facebook, Twitter, in spam emails, etc.

PC Speed Up 2016 malware after successful infiltration into attacked computer modifies your system settings in order to make them suitable for fulfillment of its evil mission. The virus makes all necessary provisions in order to be self-started every time you turn your computer on. So, as soon as the operating system is booted or you resume your account after logged-off status, this hoax appears almost without delay.

PC Speed Up 2016 is surely a scam. It arranges the fake scan of your system in order to report many fake security alerts about all kinds of threats and infections supposedly detected during this scan. There’s a large list of these invented viruses formalized in a detailed report at the end of each scan. Obviously, the entire information contained in such reports is absolutely untrue and thus must not be trusted by you.

The malware reports all such invented threats and infection simply to make you scared about the condition of your system, hoping you will buy its license to remove these bogus threats. You must completely disregard whatever this program tells you, understanding that it is the product of online fraudsters who don’t care about rendering real security services for your computer, but rather worry about getting richer through deceiving simple computer users and making them waste money for the absolutely useless and fake security software – PC Speed Up 2016. Now, hopefully, you understand what the word “rogue” actually means. So, if you have this malicious application running on your system, please remove it immediately by following our removal guide in all details.


PC Speed Up 2016 virus automatic removal tool:

PC Speed Up 2016 removal steps:

  • Download GridinSoft AntiMalware and scan your PC with it.
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  • Click on “Apply” to remove all threats found after the scan is completed:
  • Apply actions by GridinSoft AntiMalware

  • Shut down all your available browsers.
  • In GridinSoft AntiMalware click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
  • Built-in utility of GridinSoft AntiMalware to reset browser settings

  • Follow the instructions, select browsers you need to be reset, and click on “Reset” button. Finally, restart your computer to apply all made changes:
  • Options to reset browsers with GridinSoft AntiMalware

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft AntiMalware:

How to prevent your PC from being contaminated with PC Speed Up 2016 virus again in the future.

GridinSoft AntiMalware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft AntiMalware

This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft AntiMalware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):

Malicious item blocked by GridinSoft AntiMalware

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