How to remove (uninstall) FastPOS

FastPOS is Trojan horse virus. Actually this virus isn't really dangerous for an average user, because its main target is the point-of-sale system, and if you picked FastPOS up on your home PC - nothing will happen. But we know, that trojans might have many tasks, and the main one might not be the most dangerous. Trojans are the most stealthy and multi-task type of viruses, and they are often carrying the dangerous viruses, like ransomware and other similar threats. So, the FastPOS must be removed from your system as soon as possible.

Trojan horse viruses are the most widespread type of unwanted programs, and their part in the overall quantity of viruses is almost 80%. They are very hard to find without special software, bevause they don't show themselves in the ways that other viruses do. Adware and hijackers are spamming with ads, ransomware reveals itself after the encryption of files and asks for money, and other viruses do the same, but trojans are just doing their job, and you won't find them if you don't have a decent antivirus, or a large experience. Trojans can perform multiple tasks, and here are some of them: spying, testing the abilities of anti-viral defense, leading the way into the system for other viruses, gathering the private information or statistics, taking control over user's PC for some illegal purposes, using user's PC for crypto-currency mining, spamming or other things. You should aggree that none of these tasks is good and profitable for you, and the only way to avoid this is to uninstall FastPOS from PC.

Methods to remove FastPOS

Method 1. Use special removal software

Method 2. Remove FastPOS manually

Step 1. Uninstall FastPOS from the operation system


If you read the part above, the need of FastPOS disposal is apparent to you. Don't proceed to the removal right now: you should know all disposal options before you start. Elimination may be done in manual mode or using anti-virus. Both of these techniques are worthy and provide full uninstall of the virus. The diversity between them lies not in the reliability, but in easiness and the level of defense. The deletion in manual manner consists of several actions, and between them there are the processes with very important data. Such procedures are quite familiar to the skilled user, but if you're on this website – you, most likely are not capable to eliminate FastPOS and you require some support. Beneath this part we made the thorough instructions, with video about the uninstall of malicious software. If you worry that you can make a failure, or just wish to guarantee the security of your workstation for a long time - we offer you to download the AV-tool. Disposal through antivirus is notably safer than manual uninstall and there is no chance of failure. By the way, you won't only clear the workstation from harmful programs, but also ensure the defense from such viruses in the future. At the moment, the most worthy anti-virus on the price/quality ratio is Spyhunter, and we recommend you to buy it. This anti-virus is very popular all over the world, and gives continuous protection. Spyhunter uses viral signature database, which receives updates every day, it does not consume lots of CPU resources and does not conflict with other anti-viruses.

Antivirus scanner

Why we recommend SpyHunter antimalware

Detects viruses fully: all files and even registry keys of malware will be found

Protects your system in the future

24/7 free support team

SpyHunter's scanner is only for malware detection. If program detects virus on the computer, you will need to purchase SpyHunter's malware removal tool to delete viruses. Uninstall steps and additional information EULA , Privacy Policy and Threat Assessment Criteria.

bwd  Instructions 1/2  fwd

FastPOS removal instructions

Windows 7 and Windows XP

1. Uninstall FastPOS from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select FastPOS and press Uninstall

2. Delete elements that stayed after uninstalling from Control Panel

  • C:\Program Files\FastPOS
  • C:\ProgramData\FastPOS
  • C:\Users\YOUR_USER\AppData\Roaming\FastPOS

3. Clean registry:

  • Click Start
  • Type Regedit.exe
  • Search for "FastPOS" and delete these elements


bwd  Instructions 1/2  fwd

How to remove FastPOS from Windows 10

1. On the field Search Windows type 'Control Panel'

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select FastPOS and press Uninstall


How to uninstall from Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by:, select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.

6. Delete FastPOS from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select FastPOS and press Uninstall

7. Remove elements like on Win7.


How to uninstall FastPOS from Mac OS

1. Click Applications in the Finder sidebar

2. Drag unwanted program to the Trash

3. Empty Trash


Advantages of different removal methods


How to protect the computer?

To prevent similar problems, you should know for sure in which way FastPOS got on the computer. This happens through three main methods:

  • Download from a viral web-page. When you are on a website, you are shown a confirmation to download brilliant programs that would greatly assist you in some cases. These programs have the bounded list of features: the performance of specific tasks in Facebook, acting installation of each driver or update for your gear, search for the newest toll-free content such as movies, music and games, search for most profitable offers on the Net, the enhancement of Web browsing. Every such option is already built into the browsers, or present in the list of Windows services, which means - these programs are completely useless, and the website, which distributes them is, apparently, dangerous.
  • Viruses might be attached to good software. Practically each free software suggests you to install something besides the needed tool. You install the software, and in one of the windows you see the proposal to install the AV-software, browser, the new add-on for it, brilliant media player, and God knows what else. The installation is already confirmed, and if you press "OK", the installation begins, and you’ll install 3-4 suspicious tools, instead of one that you want to install.
  • Sometimes user downloads viruses voluntarily. Clever composed specification of the product and its wonderful (and nonexistent) features deludes the user, and he downloads adware.

The e-mails are used very often, to spread viruses but the hijackers almost don't use it. If you see this paragraph, we believe, that adware is already eliminated. If you prefer the removal in manual mode, you should know how to understand that there is malware on your PC.

  • Slow boot of Operating System. The processes that launch at startup are, most often, the cause of long boot. Inspect the taskbar, and search for unwanted tools.
  • Appearance of advertisement in on every page. If the amount of hype has grown up notably - it is, most likely, hijacker or adware.
  • The reputable software runs unstable and slow, PC restarts and turns off by itself.
  • The appearance of the bizarre tools in your system. If the software appears in the system without your permit - it is, most likely, malicious.

Every of these symptoms informs about the malware threat, and the timely reaction is a way to prevent the damage. Be cautious on the Web, look for the symptoms of virus on the PC, and it will be ready for anything.



Add comment

Security code

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. If you continue using the site, we will assume that you accept our cookies policy.