Advanced SystemCare Free

A newer version of Advanced SystemCare Free is available.

Or, Learn More About Advanced SystemCare Free
CNET Editors' Rating 5.0 stars

Spectacular

Average User Rating stars

out of 11,951 user reviews

Back to product review

Full user review

  • 1.0 stars

    "Crooked and destructive"

    September 20, 2011  |   By kuncne

    Pros

    Contains Smart Defrag

    Cons

    Unwanted parasite suite; has messed up my cold boots

    Summary

    I did not want this software but it forced its way into the Download process when I believed I was acquiring SmartDefrag2. SD2 (2.1, really) seems excellent, but declines to upgrade to the current 2.2.

    The unwanted Advanced System Care seems to do only one thing, and that's to try to get me to abandon Google Chrome, sending me a nag screen about this each time I boot up. Were I more knowledgeable, I could perhaps rid myself of this persistent nuisance but there you are, I just can't do it.

    Attempts to upgrade SD do not work. Instead, each time I tried, another copy of Advanced System Care tried to force its way onto my hard disk.

    Gardeners will recognize that this is how weeds behave. Like them in YOUR garden?

    Updated on Sep 26, 2011

    My experience suggests it has the charm and value of a virus.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (4)

1 reply to this review

  • Reply by nancyxiong on September 20, 2011

    Thank you for using IObit product and giving valuable suggestion. It is fed back to Research and development department. We will keep trying the best to make better products. And if you have any problem, please get technical help from support page<http://www.iobit.com/support.html> or send us message directly from here <http://iobit.com/onlinesupport.html>. Our team will help you with quick response. Thanks a lot.

Submit your reply

Submit

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

cancel

Add Your Review

Log in or create an account to post a review.
You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Advanced SystemCare Free 4.1.0
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

E-mail this review

Submit cancel

Report offensive content

If you believe this comment is offensive or violates the CNET's Site Terms of Use, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the comment). Once reported, our staff will be notified and the comment will be reviewed.

Select type of offense:

Offensive: Sexually explicit or offensive language
Spam: Advertisements or commercial links
Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other users
Illegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal content
Submit cancel

Error

close

ERROR MESSAGE

If you think this is an error, please contact CNET TechTracker Support for further assistance.

Ok

Running Request

close

loading

Smart Install Software

close

CNET TechTracker will now automatically install software without requiring further action by you. (Note: This feature automatically accepts associated EULAs and third party applications on your behalf.)

You have selected the following software to Smart Install:

CNET TechTracker will attempt to install this software without interrupting you again. If an application requires manual installation, CNET TechTracker will download the installer and prompt you to take further action.

Proceed with Smart Install?

Confirm Standard Install Cancel