About Mac Cleanup Pro
Mac Cleanup Pro is a third party software which boasts itself as a useful tool that enhances your Mac performance. Computer installed with Mac Cleanup Pro usually encounters various problems and the users have to bear inconvenience while surfing the Internet. From search, our tech team confirmed that Mac Cleanup Pro is just another PUP or Adware only made to help its developer earn money through generating endless commercial ads. If you leave Mac Cleanup Pro on your system, you will have to suffer many security problems sooner or later, because it is connected with remote malware server which can silently puts more infections on your system.
Most of victims got infected by Mac Cleanup Pro due to the free software they downloaded from third party file sharing website. In fact, freeware has become the major source of adware and malware infections currently. When you install freeware without reading agreements and deselecting unwanted options, Mac Cleanup Pro and other adware will be installed without permission. In consequence, your PC performance will become terrible due to the rogueware, Trojan, Hijacker and spyware related with Mac Cleanup Pro. Problems caused by Mac Cleanup Pro are usually obvious when you get online: your homepage may be replaced by unwanted search provider, tons of ads from Mac Cleanup Pro are present everywhere, and you will get redirected spam popup pages which try to scam you.
Besides the web-surfing problems, Mac Cleanup Pro is also used by cyber criminals to damage your entire PC and cause severe privacy issues. If you do not get rid of Mac Cleanup Pro in time, your sensitive information may also be collected and hacker can even remote access to your PC to lock your PC or encrypt your files. Before the situation goes worse, read the removal guide below and complete all the steps to remove Mac Cleanup Pro, then you will get your healthy PC back.
(Note – If you are a Windows OS user, please use this guide: How to Remove Virus & Malware From Windows OS? )
|♣ Quick Navigation Menu|
In Finder window, clicking “Applications” in the sidebar and right-clicking on suspicious apps, and selecting “Move to Trash.”
Note – Some apps may need you to type in username and password to confirm the removal:
If you cannot find or remove apps which may be associated with Mac Cleanup Pro, please read next step.
>> Step 2 – Remove suspicious extensions which may be associated with Mac Cleanup Pro from Safari and Chrome.
Start Safari: Select Safari menu and click Preferences:
Go to Extensions >> Identify the unsafe or suspicious extensions and click Uninstall:
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:
Identify suspicious extensions and click click trash icon to remove it:
If you cannot find or remove apps which may be associated with Mac Cleanup Pro, please check the Note below.
Note – If the above steps have not solved your issues:
In case that Mac Cleanup Pro, or an unwanted extension / search engine / app cannot be removed manually, it’s possible that related malicious files or other threats are causing the issues. 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 MacBooster 7 to scan entire Mac and see if it will detect threats:
MacBooster 7 is a professional Mac OSX Optimization and Protections Tool for users. It provide users with powerful system utility to maintain and protect Mac. It can help to accelerate slow systems, remove virus & malware, free up over occupied hard disks, uninstall unnecessary apps, and fix other system issues with just one click.
Use MacBooster 7 to scan entire system and see if it will detect threats or junks.
1. Click Download link of MacBooster 7 below:
(The below link will open a new page from where you can download MacBooster 7 . Please come back to this page after you download it)Download MacBooster 7 to Diagnose Your Mac
MacBooster 7 scanner is free. Once it detects threats or junks, you’ll need to purchase its full version to remove the items. And please note that, I am not the maker of MacBooster, but one of its affiliates promoting MacBooster.
NOTE – If you cannot open the download page of MacBooster 7, it might be blocked by the other anti-malware running on your Mac. Once that happens, PLEASE Turn Off that anti-malware and come back here to click the above download link again.
2. Once MacBooster 7 is installed, try the Virus & Malware Scan feature and see if it will detect threats on your Mac.
3. If you want to uninstall some unwanted or suspicious apps. Please try the Uninstaller feature.
4. We recommend running a full scan to Re-check your Mac and determine if the System Status is good.