Shortcut Cleaner scans the computer, removing it for suspicious links. The simply designed System Cleaner prevents such a way that disguised as links malware is running on the PC. Shortcut Cleaner finds while scanning the hard disk suspicious entries, the tool looks for in the program properties, whether it is a hijacker link or malware. confirmed the suspicion that the helper deletes the link from the registry or the system. Deleted references logs the freeware to a text file called sc-cleaner.txt generated on the desktop after completing the scan. The Shortcut Cleaner offers users additional protection against malicious software. Since the freeware works with a blacklist of known hijackers domains, the software no 100 percent protection can provide previously unknown hijackers inherently however.