Removal tutorial for PConverter Toolbar

PConverter is promoted as a helpful tool to convert file formats, currency, lengths, etc. Sounds great, right? Unfortunately, the software will bring you many problems. The program is identified as a PUP. Once installed, this potentially unwanted application will modify browser settings and worst of all, it will track users’ Internet browsing activity. We wrote the detailed guide below to help you to delete PConverter fully.


PConverter

Note, PConverter may be installed without your permission or knowledge. This toolbar developed by Mindspark Interactive Network. The software is designed to create profit to scammers. Therefore you will face redirecting. It will display various ads and irrelevant data to lead you to unsafe places on the web. Also, your privacy may be compromised. For this reason, we recommend you to follow the tips below.

We recommend to install powerful antimalware applications. GridinSoft Anti-Malware is a powerful and safe program, which can get rid of viruses and other malicious software. Also, the full version of the program will defend your system in real time. We are ready to help you in any matter. You can feel free to contact us.


PConverter Toolbar automatic removal tool:

PConverter Toolbar removal steps:

  • Download GridinSoft Anti-Malware and scan your computer with it.
  • Click on “Apply” to remove all infections found after the scan is completed:
  • Apply actions by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

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

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with PConverter Toolbar in the future.

GridinSoft Anti-Malware 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 Anti-Malware

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 Anti-Malware 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 Anti-Malware

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