Advanced File Optimizer looks like legitimate useful program that will help users to optimize files on the computer. This program can help user to open any file if any other installed program area falling, or even open files affected by registry errors. Unfortunately, all this false promises, so user believe that this app really can help and install it. Advanced File Optimizer looks like an average rogue program like – My Faster PC or AV Defender Professional,there are many alike apps what was created just to steal users money.
Advanced File Optimizer can be installed with other free program what you get from the Internet or if you infect with another virus. Never skip the installation process of free apps, or you will definitely find that a lot more programs was installed. This rogue app also can be installed stealthily while you visit malicious site on the Internet.
Right after the installation Advanced File Optimizer will scan the system and detect that you need to fix an important issue on your computer and of course if you want to fix them you need to purchase this program. This rogue program promise really much, but all what it did is just stealing your money. Сomputer can be perfectly clean and didn’t have any issue, but Advanced File Optimizer will always detect that you have something wrong with your PC. This program just another scam and we highly recommend to follow removal instruction below and remove it completely from your computer.
What is PUPs? PUP stands for potentially unwanted programs. This type of virus different from the average virus because users often install it by themselves. Often, if the user skips installation process, he can miss that some additional program can be installed with the program. Such virus often infects the user’s computer with adware, virus what will display banners, coupons and pop-ups every time user ho to the Internet. Such online ads will display different very interesting offers, so the user clicks on it and the creator of the virus get their pay-per-click revenue. If you notice PUP on your computer be ready that your system can be infected with 2 or more viruses simultaneously. This type of virus is very dangerous because it can install many additional programs without any notification. If you notice such virus on your computer, then we highly recommend to follow the guide below and remove it completely. You should do it as fast as possible before viruses destroy your PC!
Advanced File Optimizer automatic removal tool:
Advanced File Optimizer 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:
- Shut down all your available browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and then on “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:
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Advanced File Optimizer 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:
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):