How to remove JCleaner – Potentially Unwanted Program – Uninstall Guide

JCleaner is a Potentially Unwanted Program by VitSoft. JCleaner installs on your PC system by the installation of other software, especially adware bundler installations. For this reason, JCleaner is known as a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP). JCleaner is a PC Optimizer. However, JCleaner displays false positives to convince users into thinking their PC is highly infected or damaged.

Once the user is convinced their system is infected or damaged a license is needed to fix the issues found by JCleaner. The problems are easily fixed with free software such as CCleaner. Potentially Unwanted Programs such as JCleaner are installed with the third party offers including Adware by false download managers. The JCleaner PC Optimizer does absolutely nothing good for you PC and it is advised to remove JCleaner from your PC.


Uninstall Adware, Malware, Virus, Potentially Unwanted Program - Windows 7

JCleaner removal windows 7

Windows 7 users: Click the Start button in the left bottom corner, select Control Panel, select “Programs, and Features”.

Windows 8 or Windows 10 uninstall Adware or Potentially Unwanted Programs

JCleaner removal windows 8 and windows 10

Windows 8 and Windows 10 users: Right-click the Windows logo in the bottom left corner, select Control Panel, select “Programs and Features”.

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Check the applications list for JCleaner, select the JCleaner application and click “Uninstall
Click the column “Installed On” to sort installed software by date, this makes it easier to detect recently installed software. Jcleaner is installed with a few other PUPs and adware applications such as Chameleon Explorer, LetsSee, MultiTimer version 1.0, Runbooster, SearchAwesome and ShutdownTime version 1.0.

Remove JCleaner with MalwareBytesRemove JCleaner, adware and PUPs with Malwarebytes

Get rid of Malware with Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes is free to use, detect and remove malware from your PC. Detect the latest adware, potentially unwanted programs and other malware  with Malwarebytes. Protect your PC with Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes works perfectly in addition to a virusscanner.

Run the Malwarebytes program installation file. Click here for Malwarebytes installation instructions.
Click Scan Now to start examining for malware.

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Malwarebytes will start searching for malware, please wait for Malwarebytes to finish the malware scan.
Malwarebytes usually takes between 2 to 5 minutes to complete.

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Once the malware scan is performed, Malwarebytes will present the results of the malware scan.
Remove the malware found by Malwarebytes using the Quarantine Selected button.

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Wait for Malwarebytes to move all malware to quarantine.

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Malwarebytes needs to make a system reboot to finish the malware removal process.
Save and close any working documents or open web pages and click Yes to reboot your PC.

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After the system reboot, your PC is clean from malware. Stay protected with Malwarebytes against future threats. Malwarebytes stops adware, potentially unwanted programs, malicious web pages, suspicious downloads, viruses, spyware and ransomware from infecting your machine.

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