What is MyPC Backup?
MyPC Backup is a legitimate program created by JDI Backup Limited. It is a desktop application that allows you to store your data online. The program makes copies of your photos, videos, documents and other files and sends them to the Cloud. You can access the Cloud whenever you want using any device as long as you can connect to the Internet. MyPC Backup is a useful program, however, it does have some negative features.
First of all, it usually comes bundled with potentially unwanted applications. Moreover, it prompts you with frequent notifications that urge you to buy more storage space. If you do not want to have this program on your PC any longer you can delete MyPC Backup. Skip to the last chapter to find out how.
How does MyPC Backup work?
MyPC Backup has an official webpage that describes all features of the program. You can also create an account and download the application on the website. The program is compatible with all Windows systems and Mac OSX 10.5+. It is also compatible with Android, iPhone, iPad, Blackberry and Kindle Fire. MyPC Backup uses a desktop application that constantly backs up your files which you can then access from your other devices as well. What is negative about the program is that it may come bundled with Linkury SmartBar and Lyrics Fan which are both suspicious browser plugins. They are often classified as a potentially unwanted programs, because they flood your browsers with various commercial ads, pop-ups, sponsored links and banners. Moreover, the adware is not responsible for the content it presents you with. That means you may be provided with false or offensive data. It is possible that you will be exposed to corrupted links that may lead you to sites harboring malicious programs or promoting virtual scams. If you do not want to take such online security risks you should uninstall MyPC Backup and thus get rid of the adware.
How to remove MyPC Backup?
If you have decided to remove MyPC Backup from your PC there are two options you can choose from. As the application is a legitimate software you can terminate MyPC Backup manually via Control Panel. If, however, you want to be sure that your computer is completely clean you should download and install an anti-malware program. The malware removal tool will scan your PC and detect all potentially unwanted programs. If you do not have any, you can use the manual MyPC Backup removal guide that is provided below the article. If you do, you can make use of the security utility and let it clean your system. Afterwards, the program will also continue to keep your PC safe and protected from various online threats.
Manual MyPC Backup removal
Search -> Control Panel -> Uninstall a program -> MyPC Backup -> Uninstall
Windows 7 and Vista
Start -> Control Panel -> Uninstall a program -> MyPC Backup -> Uninstall
Start -> Control Panel -> Add or remove programs -> MyPC Backup -> Remove
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