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PC Tools (Founded in 2003 – 2009), formerly known as WinGuides.com, is a software company headquartered in Australia with offices in the USA, UK, Ireland and Ukraine. It develops and distributes security and optimization software for the Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows platforms. There are over 200 employees. PC Tools has won nearly 100 separate awards for its products.
List of products
- Spyware Doctor for Netbooks—anti-spyware and malware removal product for Windows Netbooks
- Spyware Doctor—anti-spyware and malware removal product for Windows
- Registry Mechanic—repair and optimization product for the Windows registry
- PC Tools AntiVirus—anti-virus program
- Privacy Guardian—privacy product to clean up internet and PC usage history
- File Recover—file recovery
- Spam Monitor—anti-spam program
- PC Tools Firewall Plus—free firewall program
- ThreatFire—free And Paid protection against zero day attacks
- PC Tools Internet Security—internet protection suite for all in one
- iAntivirus—anti-virus and anti-spyware suite for Mac OS X systems
- Desktop Maestro—all-in-one application that integrates registry cleaning, system monitoring and privacy cleaning.
- Browser Defender—The Browser Defender toolbar allows you to surf safely by displaying site ratings as you browse the Internet. When you visit a site its address will be checked by our servers and a rating shown in the toolbar based on any malicious behavior or threats we have found associated with the site.
- Startup Explorer—Startup Explorer allows a user to customise the startup behaviour of their PC. Items that can be controlled include:
- Startup Programs
- Systems Services
- Scheduled tasks
- Loaded drivers
- System init files
- Print Monitors
- Safe Mode options
- Shell integration
- Known and Shared DLLs
Acquisition by Symantec
On August 18, 2008, Symantec announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire PC Tools, but PC Tools will maintain separate operations.
PC Tools websites