What is Lrcnta.exe?
Lrcnta.exe is an executable file that belongs to the Linkury Smart Bar family. Linkury Smart bar is a potentially unwanted program. When a new program gets installed onto your PC it installs various files that are used to launch it. Therefore if you see Lrcnta.exe on your computer it means that Linkury Smart Bar is on it as well. If you had no intention of acquiring the program you should delete it and thus get rid of Lrcnta.exe and other associated files at the same time.
What is Linkury Smart Bar?
Linkury Smart Bar is an adware program which was designed in order to make profit by redirecting computer users to various pages and thus generating their traffic. If you are not sure how it ended up on your PC that is most likely because you have not noticed how you allowed the program to be installed. If you recently installed some kind of free software and did not pay too much attention to the installation process that is how Linkury Smart Bar sneaked in. Next time be sure to choose Advanced Installation in order to avoid unwanted applications.
Once Linkury Smart Bar gets access to your PC you will notice some changes in your Internet browsing. Mainly, you will see that there are a lot more advertisements than there used to be. The program may also redirect you to various pages in the middle of your browsing for no apparent reason. The various sponsored links, ads and pop-ups should not be trusted as there is no way to be sure that they are completely safe. The information provided in these ads can easily be manipulated by cyber criminals. Therefore we suggest you stay away from them and delete Linkury Smart Bar from your PC.
How to remove Lrcnta.exe?
Having unnecessary files on your system may cause your computer to slow down and removing them should be a priority. As it has already been mentioned, in order to eliminate Lrcnta.exe you need to uninstall Linkury Smart Bar. There are two ways you can go about doing that. You can delete the program manually or install a secure malware removal tool and let it do it for you. The second option is, of course, more reliable as the program will be able to detect all Linkury Smart Bar files and eliminate them. If, however, you wish to uninstall Lrcnta.exe manually you can use the instructions provided below. In the instructions you will see that you need to remove the executable from your system as well as your browsers. For full protection we also recommend to download a malware scanner and scan your PC to be sure that the deletion was completed successfully.
1. Open Start menu
2. Click on Control Panel
3. Select Add or remove programs
4. Choose Linkury Smart Bar
5. Click Remove
Windows 7 and Vista
1. Click on Start
2. Go to Control Panel
3. Pick Uninstall a program
4. Click on Linkury Smart Bar
5. Uninstall the adware
1. Slide cursor to the bottom right
2. Click Settings
3. Go to Control Panel
4. Select Uninstall a program
5. Right-click on Linkury Smart Bar 6. Click Uninstall
Terminate Lrcnta.exe from browsers
1. Launch IE and click on Tools
2. Select Internet Options
3. Choose Advanced tab
4. Click on the Reset button
5. Select Delete personal settings
6. Click Reset and restart your browser
1. Launch your browser
2. Open the Mozilla Firefox menu
3. Click on the Question mark
4. Select Troubleshooting Information
5. Click on Reset Firefox button
6. Confirm your action
7. Click Finish
1. Open your browser
2. Click on Google Chrome menu
3. Select Settings
4. Click on Show advanced settings
5. Click Reset browser settings
6. Click Reset once again.
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