PEKUSY is classified as Win32:PUP-gen (potentially unwanted program). What is PUP? PUP is crapware. PEKUSY have several types of unwanted behaviour:
- Displaying popup ads.
- Hijacking your browser.
- Infecting your desktop shortcuts, etc.
- Inserting ads to the web pages.
PEKUSY can redirect your browser search, collect your personal information and sell it for advertising.
PEKUSY is usually hard in removing. Some people could not find uninstall program for PEKUSY in the Control Panel.
Sometimes PEKUSY uninstaller does not work.
How PEKUSY got on my computer?
Usually you got PEKUSY with as part of a bundle with another tool you downloaded from the Internet. Since PEKUSY manufacturer pays software developers for distributing PEKUSY within their applications, PEKUSY is often included as part of the installer.
Usually, you have not only one PEKUSY problem, but a bunch of similar WIN32:PUPs.
How to remove PEKUSY manually:
- Uninstall PEKUSY using Windows uninstallation applet (use Add/Remove Programs or Uninstall Program or Apps & features).
- Open Task Manager to kill all "PEKUSY" related processes.
- Use Windows search to find and remove "PEKUSY" files and folders.
- Run services.msc to disable a "PEKUSY" Windows service.
- Execute taskschd.msc to get rid of "PEKUSY" scheduled tasks.
- Open regedit.exe and delete PEKUSY registry keys and values.
- Check your shortcuts on your desktop and in the Start menu for PEKUSY presence. Fix infected shortcuts.
- Remove a virus from Google Chrome.
- Remove a virus from Internet Explorer.
- Remove a virus from Mozilla Firefox.
- Clean your Recycle bin and temporary files.
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