MASetupCleaner.exe Removal Instructions
MASetupCleaner.exe is a process file that belongs to Samsung Kies application. It is also associated with another Samsung program called Samsung Pebble. The file can be found in C:\Windows\SysWOW64\MASetupCleaner.exe or C:\WindowsSystem32\MASetupCleaner.exe.
We have no reason to believe that this file is malicious as it belongs to legitimate software that users install onto their computers themselves. If, however, you did not install Samsung Kies from its official page, you may want to check your system for potentially unwanted applications. If, on the other hand, you do not have Samsung Kies installed on your system at all, you should eliminate MASetupCleaner.exe from your PC.
How does MASetupCleaner.exe work?
If you downloaded Samsung application from its official website, you should not have any issues. However, if you acquired it from a third party software hosting webpage, you most likely also installed additional unwanted programs onto your computer. These applications may be ad-supported. If so, you will notice advertisements on all sites that you visit, even on those that have nothing to do with online shopping. You should know that not all of these commercials are safe, so it would be best to stay away from them. Moreover, potentially unwanted programs usually use up a lot of system resources thus slowing it down. Therefore, you should terminate MASetupCleaner.exe.
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If you have never dealt with Samsung Kies before, meaning that this application was never on your computer at all, you should definitely be more concerned. Cyber criminals often name their malicious files using the names of legitimate files, which helps them stay hidden in the system longer. If you think that this may be true for your situation, you should delete MASetupCleaner.exe from your computer as soon as you can.
How to remove MASetupCleaner.exe?
We advise that you use a malware removal tool in order to uninstall MASetupCleaner.exe. Whether the file is malicious or not, the anti-malware utility will detect it and other potential threats present in your system. It will then erase MASetupCleaner.exe along with other infections. You will not have to worry about similar issues again as the security tool will protect your computer as long as you keep it installed. Alternatively, you can try to delete MASetupCleaner.exe manually. Keep in mind that manual MASetupCleaner.exe removal is only possible if the file belongs to a Samsung application. You can delete it and its related unwanted programs manually by using the instructions presented below.
Remove MASetupCleaner.exe manually
- Click on Start and go to Control Panel
- Click on Add or Remove Programs
- Choose the unwanted application
- Select Remove
Windows 7 and Windows Vista
- Access Control Panel via Start menu
- Select Uninstall a program
- Choose the unwanted software
- Click Uninstall
- Select Search at the bottom right corner
- Type in Control Panel and click on it
- Choose Uninstall a program
- Right-click on the unwanted program
- Select Uninstall
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