HelperPages on Mac – How to Remove It? (Mac OS Steps)

HelperPages

HelperPages is nasty adware infection capable of hijacking your browsers such as Safari,  Chrome or Firefox and engendering ads relevant to the target you’re searching. Once HelperPages installed into your PC secretly, it will modify the default settings of your browser and redirect your search results to some unsuited websites with lots of ads from paying advertisers who have relationship with HelperPages.
HelperPages not only harasses your normal online activities seriously, but also highly consumes your networking resources, decelerating the network speed, or even leading your browser to be unusable. Moreover, HelperPages may come with other severe threats such as spyware which steals your confidential information, ransomware which extort your money, etc. Summing up, HelperPages is a serious treat to your PC and it needs to be removed as early as possible.

 

♣ How to Remove HelperPages From Mac OSX

(Note – If you are a Windows OS user, please use this guide: How to Remove Virus & Malware From Windows OS? )

♣ Quick Navigation Menu

>> Step 1 – Uninstall unwanted or suspicious apps from Mac OSX


>> Step 2 – Remove unwanted or suspicious extensions from Safari & Chrome

 

>> Step 1 – Uninstall suspicious apps which may be associated with HelperPages from Mac OSX

In Finder window, clicking “Applications” in the sidebar and right-clicking on suspicious apps, and selecting “Move to Trash.”

eliminate HelperPages on mac

Note – Some apps may need you to type in username and password to confirm the removal:

delete HelperPages on mac

If you cannot find or remove apps which may be associated with HelperPages, please read next step.


>> Step 2 – Remove suspicious extensions which may be associated with HelperPages from Safari and Chrome.

On Safari

Start Safari: Select Safari menu and click Preferences:

eliminate HelperPages on safari

Go to Extensions >> Identify the unsafe or suspicious extensions and click Uninstall:

get rid of HelperPages on safari


On Google Chrome

Start Google Chrome and click the “Customize and control Google Chrome” icon at the top right corner >> Select More Tools and click Extensions:

 

delete HelperPages on chrome

Identify suspicious extensions and click click trash icon to remove it:

 

elimiante HelperPages on chrome

If you cannot find or remove apps which may be associated with HelperPages, please check the Note below.


Important Note – If the above steps have not solved your issues:

In case that HelperPages or similar threat cannot be removed manually, it’s possible that related malicious files or other threats are hiding s on your Mac. Therefore, we suggest that you should have a in-depth check on your Mac so that you will know its security status. To do so, we recommend downloading Combo Cleaner Antivirus to scan entire Mac and see if it will find files of HelperPages or other hiding threats:

Combo Cleaner Antivirus is a professional Mac Antivirus and Mac OSX Optimization Tool for users. It is equipped with powerful detection engine against virus, malware, and adware. Thus it is able to protect your machine from the latest out-breaking threats and infections. Moreover, its Disk Cleaner can detect and clean up all junks and always keep your Mac’s performance at the peak. Therefore, our research team strongly suggest Mac OS users to diagnose the infected machines with Combo Cleaner Antivirus:

Use Combo Cleaner Antivirus to scan entire system and see if it will detect files of threat.

HelperPages removal tool for mac os

 

1. Click the button below to Download and install Combo Cleaner Antivirus:

(The below link will open a new page from where you can download Combo Cleaner. Please come back to this page after you download it)

Download Combo Cleaner - A Powerful Protector for Mac OS

( To understand Combo Cleaner’s policies and practices, please review its EULA, and Privacy Policy. Learn more about Combo Cleaner and its key features. To uninstall Combo Cleaner, follow the steps to uninstall instructions. Please keep in mind that Combo Cleaner’s scanner free. Once it detects a virus or malware, you’ll need to purchase its full version to remove the threat.)

NOTEIf your Mac is running other anti-malware, this download may be blocked by it for Software Conflict. Once that happens, PLEASE Turn Off that anti-malware and come back here to click the above download link again.

 

2. Run a scan with Combo Cleaner and see if it can detect files of threat.

Once it finds any potential risk or threat, Combo Cleaner will help you remove them if you purchase the full version.

removal tool for HelperPages

3. If the first scan of Combo Cleaner cannot uninstall some unwanted apps. Please try the Uninstaller and see if it can uninstall the app for you.

HelperPages uninstaller for mac

4. After using the Uninstaller, you can use “Antivirus” tool to re-check your Mac:

HelperPages removal tool on mac