What is PC DocPro
PC DocPro is a fake security software. It is yet another clone of the deadly rogue security application Spy Doc Pro, about which we have already issued advisory in a previous post.
Both of them take the help of trajans already present in your system to send their installers, which display lots of fake warning messages and false positives to raise an alarm bell. You might get scared because of their activities and take an extreme step of purchasing their full licensed version for cleaning your computer.
But be advised, that this all is just to cheat you. Do not get rapped in their tactics.
Take the help of following steps for the removal of PC DocPro.
Technical Details of PC DocPro
- Full name: PC DocPro, PC Doc Pro, PCDocPro
- Date Appeared: Jan. 2010
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://PC DocPro.com
Do I need to remove PC DocPro
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 PC DocPro is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any infections.
Automatic removal of PC DocPro 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 PC DocPro.
Instructions to get rid of PC DocPro
If you really want to remove the PC DocPro infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the PC DocPro Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove PC DocPro files, folders and all associated PC DocPro DLL files:Learn how to do that
%profile%application datamicrosoftinternet explorerquick launchregistrydoctor2008.lnk
Step 3: Uninstall PC DocPro registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEsoftwaremicrosoftwindowscurrentversioninternet settings5.0user agentpost platform 3p_urgd 22.214.171.124