FilesFrog Update Checker. How to remove

is a potentially unwanted program that prefers to install without user’s permission. It is being spread in bundles with various freeware programs. 

Update Checker generates annoying pop-ups advising you to update software. Here is an example of such Software Updates & Recommendation notification:

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New software updates released this week

Below you can find a guide on how to get rid of FilesFrog UpdateChecker.

Kill processes belonging to Update Checker

There should be the only one process named update_checker.exe with description FilesFrog.com Update Checker.

First of all right-click the process and select Open file location:

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Do not close this window! It could be useful for us on the next step.

Then right-click update_checker.exe again and select End Process Tree:

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Uninstall Update Checker

Look for the uninstall key. If there is one click it and uninstall the application FilesFrog Update Checker:

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If there is no uninstall key, launch Uninstall.exe from the folder that you left open on the previous step:

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Press Yes to remove the unwanted program:

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Files and folders

Delete folder

C:\Users\tunecomp.net\AppData\Local\FilesFrog Update Checker

Empty folder

C:\Users\tunecomp.net\AppData\Local\Temp

Antivirus scan

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