What is Content Cleaner
Content Cleaner is a fake security software. It claims that it has the capability of cleaning your computer from all sorts of malware and spyware but the claim is totally bogus.
Content Cleaner is nothing but a rogue software. It scares you by displaying lots of false scan results and annoying pop-ups to make you understand that there are lots of malware and spyware. It tries to trick you into the purchase of full licensed version of Content Cleaner.
But please do not fall prey. Content Cleaner is actually a scam.
You can take the help of following steps for the removal of Content Cleaner from your computer.
Technical Details of Content Cleaner
- Full name: Content Cleaner, ContentCleaner
- Date Appeared: Jan. 2010
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://Content Cleaner.com
Do I need to remove Content Cleaner
You can yourself search your computer manually, but it is not recommended unless you are a tech-geek. To save time and effort, we recommend you to download a FREE Scanner.
The best way for the removal of Content Cleaner is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any infections.
Automatic removal of Content Cleaner is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove it, which may sometime lead to erroneous results. If you are not completely aware of all the files and registry entries used by this rogue anti-spyware, then we do not recommend you to attempt for the manual removal of Content Cleaner.
Instructions to get rid of Content Cleaner
If you really want to remove the Content Cleaner infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Content Cleaner Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Content Cleaner files, folders and all associated Content Cleaner DLL files:Learn how to do that
%PROGRAM_FILES%\Content Cleaner\Content Cleaner.exe
Step 3: Uninstall Content Cleaner registry entries: Learn how to do that