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How to Remove PC Health Kit Virus? ( Rogueware Removal Guide )


This article contains step by step instructions on how to remove PC Health Kit virus. Please read and still.


What is PC Health Kit Virus


PC Health Kit virus is classified as rogueware that has invaded users’ computers grossly these days. It disguises as legitimated antivirus software to get your PC a fake system and registry scan. And then it will display a threatening detected result claiming that there are hundreds of items needed to be clean and optimize on your PC, including registry entries, temporary internet files and folders, etc. Causing PC Health Kit virus imitates the professional scan process of legal antivirus software, so many of unsuspecting victims will believe that their computers do have these problems. When they want to fix these issues, they are demanded to by the full version of PC Health Kit or enter the license key to activate the fake antivirus software. Remember, it is a scam created by this rogueware. Its purpose is just to trick users into believing their PC are in the risk of dangers, and then to purchase this fake antivirus software to settle the matter.

Screenshot of PC Health Kit virus



The Bad Influences PC Health Kit Virus Arouses


After PC Health Kit virus infiltrates into your computer, it will run a fake system detection immediately. The bad influences it arouses follow.

 Create fake system and registry scam and display fake detected result to trick users into purchases fake antivirus software—PC Health Kit.

 Collect your personal information such as email, name and zip code. You should protect your privacy information and prevent them from be used by cybercriminals for commercial uses.

 Install PC Health Kit program on your PC and add its shortcuts icon and start meun folder sneakily



How to Remove PC Health Kit Virus


Effective method for the removal of PC Health Kit virus



Option 1 Remove PC Health Kit virus via Anvi Uninstaller


Step 1> Stop PC Health Kit virus from running


1. Pressing Ctrl+shift+Esc together to open Windows Task Manager, and navigate to the “Processes” tab.

2. Select the PCHealthKit.exe and click on “End Process” button to stop it from running and you can remove the virus easily.


Step 2> Uninstall PC Health Kit through Anvi Uninstaller


Because the infection of PC health kit virus is alongside the installation of PUPs, so you’d better remove the PUPs which can  be found from those of installing recently. This method is fit for users who are feel hard to find the potentially unwanted programs(PUP) installed recently, it is highly recommended to uninstall them via Anvi Uninstaller.


  • Delete leftover items of PC Health Kit virus after removing it from your PC
  • Categorize the programs on your PC to help you find PUP installed recently quickly and easily


1. Anvi uninstaller is as a box toolbar of Cloud System Booster, Please install Cloud System Booster first.

Free download link:

Purchase link:


2. After installing, open it and click Expert, and then click Toolbox to download Anvi Uninstaller within several senconds.



3. Then, click run to scan all programs on your PC.



4. Switch to Recently Installed tab ( help you find PUPs easily ), Select PC Health Kit or other potentially unwanted programs like below, right click on it, then click Uninstall. Repeat the operation to remove other unwanted programs.



5. Anvi Uninstaller customizes three removal steps for users during the process of removing PC Health Kit virus. Picture is displayed below, you can skip first step to go on the following operations. (Perfect Scan is only available in Pro version)



6. After removing PC Health Kit virus, Anvi Uninstaller will detect all leftover items of this infection to offer you a perfect removal. Please click Delete to remove it and then click Close. For PC Health Kit virus, no leftovers remained. You just need to close this window.




Step 3> Remove residual junk files, invalid registry entries form your computer


There still exists some residual junk files and invalid registry entries in your computer system after uninstalling PC Health Kit virus. Thus, Cloud System Booster is required to clean up them and save your disk space so as to increase running speed of your computer.


Free download link:

Purchase link:


1. After you install the program, please open it, click on the BOOST button on the main screen to run a quick and full scan.


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2. Once the scan completes, there will come out a result screen, please click Clean button to remove these junk files, malicious registry entries, etc to make sure the computer system is clean.


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Option 2 Remove PC Health Kit virus using Anvi Smart Defender  antivirus software


Step 1> Stop PC Health Kit virus from running


Step 2> Use Anvi Smart Defender ( anti-malware software) to remove PC Health Kit virus


1: Install Anvi Smart Defender


Download and install the paid or free version of Anvi Smart Defender Anti-malware software.

Free download link:

Purchase link:


2: Click quick or full scan


After you install the program, please open it, and switch to Scan tab, perform quick or full scan to eliminate any possible unwanted programs.



3. Remove malicious files form your computer


Once the scan is over, Anvi Smart Defender will display the scan results. (Click view Details to see detailed results similar as shown in below). Click on Remove button to completely remove the malicious files from your compute.



Step 3> Remove residual junk files, invalid registry entries form your computer




Option 3 Remove PC Health Kit virus through control panel


Step 1> Stop PC Health Kit virus from running


Step 2> Uninstall PC Health Kit virus from control panel


Note: PC Health Kit virus infects your PC alongside different free software, shareware or video, download from the internet, so you are suggested to uninstall all unknown and dubious programs. By the way, you’d better consider the recent installed program tracing back to time of the PC Health Kit virus appearing.


For Windows XP: Click “Start“>”Control Panel“>”Add or Remove Programs“>”Programs and Features“>Select PC Health Kit and click Remove.


For Windows 7/Vista: Click “Start” (“Windows Logo”)>”Control Panel“>”Uninstall a program“(under Program)>Select PC Health Kit and click Uninstall/Change.


For Windows 8: Right-click on the screen’s bottom-left corner> “Control Panel” >”Uninstall a program“(under Program)> Select PC Health Kit and click Uninstall/Change.


Step 3> Remove residual junk files, invalid registry entries form your computer





Recommended Tips


Though you remove PC Health Kit virus successfully, your disk drives may still carry a heavy load. Due to the infection of this browser hijacker or even other more malicious malware, there will be some of file system errors and junks and invalid fragments in your disk drives. it is necessary to install a repair and clean tool like Anvi Ultimate Defrag to help you fix bug and errors of files in your disk drives, clean up junk files, rearrange fragmented data in the disk as well as optimize the performance of your disk drives.

Free download:


After install it, please select the disk drive you want to repair and clean and operation you would like to run ( Repair, Clean, Defrag and Optimize ), then click on Start.

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