vcatch.exe - Useless


Manual removal instructions:

Spyware that installs CommonSearch, UCMore, Bargain Buddy, and others.
Claims to be an anti-virus product. from the doc:
'We record and analyze the use of the service and software in order to get general, aggregate compilations of users' characteristics and uses of the Internet to potential users and commercial partners. We may use the information that we gather for statistical purposes in aggregate, anonymous form and for advertising, marketing, and other commercial activities.'

Manual Removal:

Kill these running processes with Task Manager:

Go To the key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run.
and delete value contains 'Vcatch.exe'.
Unregister mcact.dll with Regsvr32, then reboot.

Remove these registry items (if present) with RegEdit:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\app management\arpcache\vcatch - the personal virus catcher
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\uninstall\vcatch - the personal virus catcher

Remove these files (if present) with Windows Explorer:
ath.mgf; frb.mgf; install.log; license.txt; mcact.dll; snd.mgf; sub.mgf; sze.mgf; vc.txt; vcatch.exe; vcatch.lnk; vcsetupnew.reg; vctadpi7099.exe

Remove this directory (if present) with Windows Explorer: programfilesdir+\commonsearch

Use RegRun to automatically remove this spyware from the system registry.

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