Delete Tencent\QQPCMgr (Tencent adware)

Tencent\QQPCMgr is not an application to satisfy most of the users outside Asia or just China and neighboring countries. Otherwise, it may be of use where it fits the language and preferences of the people.

 The application is a messaging platform meant to unite the users in the greatest Chinese QQ database. Meanwhile, its aggressive marketing campaign has resulted in its installation on the computers worldwide. By the way, even users in China may find the software quite annoying as the requests for the removal  of Tencent\QQPCMgr have been observed in that country, too.

Not only the application provides a Chinses user’s interface, which is a challenge to anyone who is not familiar with that language, it may be unavailable for uninstalling via the relevant system menu. The appropriate entry is either missing or does not actually remove Tencent\QQPCMgr.

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The program adds its icons to the desktop toolbar and tweaks a bunch of browser and system settings. Some websites may get blocked as it interferes with DNS settings.

To sum it up, there is a demand for the extermination and the program is deemed to be adware. Being formally legitimate, it is not user-friendly. To get rid of Tencent\QQPCMgr, please consult the guidance below.

Remove Tencent with automatic antimalware tool

Highly thorough cleaning of the infected system can be carried out using powerful security software whose up-to-date virus definitions and heuristics allow detecting the threat in a matter of minutes and eradicating all of its components from the computer. So follow the steps listed to apply the fix.

1. Click the button to download the stub installer and go through several setup dialogs. Once the tool is up and running, click Start Computer Scan

2. Wait until the cleaner checks the PC for Tencent malicious code. As soon as the scan is completed, the report will list all malware objects spotted in the system. Make sure the entries for detected infections are checked, and select the Fix Threats feature. This will result in malware removal and system remediation, so you should now be good to go.

Use Control Panel feature to uninstall Tencent
  • Click the Windows Start button and select Control Panel. Depending on the operating system version, pick the Add or Remove Programs or Uninstall a program featurePick Uninstall a program feature
  • Go ahead and look for malicious programs on the list, in particular Tencent or other entries for recently installed software (suspicious browser add-ons, file downloaders, media players, codecs and the like). Right-click on the potentially malicious object and select Uninstall/Change as shownUninstall suspicious programs

Tencent infection manual removal

Remove following Tencent\QQPCMgr files and folders:

TencentQQ.dll
TAOFrame.exe
QQGwp.exe
tencentdl.exe

C:\Users\Username\AppData\Local\Tencent\
C:\Users\Username\AppData\Roaming\Tencent\
C:\Program Files\Tencent\QQPhoneManager\
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Tencent\QQPcMgr\
C:\ProgramData\Tencent\

Data recovery with automatic software

Good news is that the virus actually deals with copies of the files. The originals have been deleted. The removed data still can be restored by virtue of such tools as Data Recovery Pro.

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