Delete Better Mechanic

What is Better Mechanic

Better Mechanic is described by its developers as a Windows system optimization tool. It promises a lot of enhancements for your computer, claiming to perform important fixes of your operating system by repairing system errors and resolving broken Windows registry items. Unfortunately, the analysis of this program and its activities within the computer gives all the grounds to assert that it is an absolutely fake system optimizer. It falls under the category of a PUP (potentially unwanted program). Better Mechanic is very similar to Registry Doctor, RegeasyFixer, Microsoft Cleanup and some other fictitious system cleaners belonging to the same family. These programs are similar according to their misleading alerts produced in order to scare people into purchasing their so-called full versions, which do not differ much from the trial ones. Better Mechanic reports fake errors during its primitive scanning and then prompts for an immediate fix. However, whenever people click on the appropriate button to fix these invented bugs, Better Mechanic leads them to the online payment processing page to perform the upgrade to the registered copy of it. Definitely, doing so is the total waste of money.

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Reasons not to tolerate Better Mechanic

First of all, we already mentioned the first ground why Better Mechanic should be removed right way. It acts as a primitive system optimization tool and does not even look decent. Its so-called scanning process lasts within just a few seconds, afterwards, the program immediately presents its fabricated scan report. The hoax simply tries to trick you into wasting your money for nothing. In times of malware attacks or availability of serious computer-related problems Better Mechanic will not help you to prevent your PC from being infected, neither will it fix the errors that definitely slow down your system. Better Mechanic is dangerous because it is additionally involved in click fraud activities. Once installed, the program launches its special process that may be clearly tracked through the Task Manager. The process will cause random pop-ups and redirections to a wide range of associated websites. It will additionally click on the advertisement banners and sponsored links promoted through these websites in order to generate revenue for advertising companies displaying these ads. This activity is absolutely illegal, for this reason, it is correctly identified as click fraud.

Finally, Better Mechanic is dangerous because it will produce an extremely negative impact on your operating system in general. The program will cause high CPU usage on a permanent basis due to its click fraud activities running on a regular basis. So, even if you have a brand new computer with an excellent processor and other top characteristics, the power of your PC will be essentially diminished because of Better Mechanic enabled.

How to uninstall Better Mechanic

You first need to realize how to prevent Better Mechanic or similar PUPs from attacking your system in the future. Note that the majority of unwanted applications are now distributed through bundling. This is when they are integrated with many other cost-free programs. Dealing with free software may be great as long as there is nothing else suggested in the installer. Regretfully, things are often totally different. The freeware installer may additionally contain other third-party utilities of no value, whereas some of these extras could be absolutely dangerous to install. So, be very careful, pay attention to all the details during the installation process. Do not allow any junk utilities to be easily brought to your computer without your consent.

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You may definitely attempt to uninstall Better Mechanic manually. Open the Task Manager, locate the processes associated with Better Mechanic and end their tasks. Then access the Control Panel, check the list of available programs, find Better Mechanic and remove it immediately. We additionally recommend that you scan your system with Anti-Malware Tool or Anti-Malware Tool that will help you to identify other items that could not be revealed during the manual removal. And remember that Better Mechanic might not be the only unwanted software that is slowing down your system right now, so automatic system checkup may reveal problems you are not aware of.

Stage 1: Delete Browser Extension

First of all, we would recommend that you check your browser extensions and remove any that are linked to Better Mechanic. A lot of adware and other unwanted programs use browser extensions in order to hijacker internet applications.

Remove Better Mechanic Extension from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. In the address bar, type: chrome://extensions/ and press Enter.
  3. Look for Better Mechanic or anything related to it, and once you find it, press ‘Remove’.

Uninstall Better Mechanic Extension from Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. In the address bar, type: about:addons and press Enter.
  3. From the menu on the left, choose Extensions.
  4. Look for Better Mechanic or anything related to it, and once you find it, press ‘Remove’.

Delete Better Mechanic Extension from Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Press on the Safari Settings icon, which you can find in the upper-right corner.
  3. Select Preferences from the list.
  4. Choose the Extensions tab.
  5. Look for Better Mechanic or anything related to it, and once you find it, press ‘Uninstall’.
  6. Additionally, open Safari Settings again and choose Downloads.
  7. If Better Mechanic.safariextz appears on the list, select it and press ‘Clear’.

Remove Better Mechanic Add-ons from Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. From the menu at the top, select Tools and then press Manage add-ons.
  3. Look for Better Mechanic or anything related to it, and once you find it, press ‘Remove’.
  4. Reopen Internet Explorer.In the unlikely scenario that Better Mechanic is still on your browser, follow the additional instructions below.
  5. Press Windows Key + R, type appwiz.cpl and press Enter
  6. The Program and Features window will open where you should be able to find the Better Mechanic program.
  7. Select Better Mechanic or any other recently installed unwanted entry and press ‘Uninstall/Change’.

Alternative method to clear the browser from Better Mechanic

There may be cases when adware or PUPs cannot be removed by simply deleting extensions or codes. In those situations, it is necessary to reset the browser to default configuration. In you notice that even after getting rid of weird extensions the infection is still present, follow the below instructions.

Use Chrome Clean Up Tool to Delete Better Mechanic

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. In the address box, type: chrome://settings/ and press Enter.
  3. Expand Advanced settings, which you can find by scrolling down.
  4. Scroll down until you see Reset and Cleanup.
  5. Press on Clean up computer. Then press Find.

This Google Chrome feature is supposed to clear the computer of any harmful software. If it does not detect Better Mechanic, go back to the Clean up computer and reset settings.

Reset Mozilla Firefox to Default

If you still find Better Mechanic in your Mozilla Firefox browser, you should be able to get rid of it by restoring your Firefox settings to default. While extensions and plug-ins will be deleted, this will not touch your browser history, bookmarks, saved passwords or Internet cookies.

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox
  2. Into the address box, type: about:support and press Enter.
  3. You will be redirected to a Troubleshooting Information page.
  4. From the menu on the right side, select Refresh Firefox.
  5. Confirm your choice by clicking Refresh Firefox in the new window.
  6. Your browser will close automatically in order to successfully restore the settings.
  7. Press Finish.

Reset Safari Browser to Normal Settings

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Press on the Safari Settings icon, which you can find in the upper-right corner.
  3. Press Reset Safari.
  4. A new window will appear. Select the boxes of what you want to reset or use the screenshot below to guide you. Once you have selected everything, press ‘Reset’.
  5. Restart Safari.

Restore Internet Explorer to Default Settings

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. From the top menu, press on Tools and then Internet Options.
  3. In the new window that opens, choose the Advanced tab.
  4. At the bottom of the window, below Reset Internet settings, there will be a ‘Reset’ button. Press that.

While extensions and plug-ins will be deleted, this will not touch your browser history, bookmarks, saved passwords or Internet cookies.

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