Progress Site Mac App
Progress Site Mac App is classified as a potentially unwanted program, and it is an abnormal sign for your PC to get infected with this item, which means that your PC is under serious attack and it is time for you to focus on the security of your PC. Even so, many users will still face with the damage to their PCs. So if you have no confidence in removing it at one time or you have already met problems when removing it, please read the following articles.
Progress Site Mac App will spy on the browsers on the PC first, and then it is able to get all the data and information. It will category all the data and chose the one that can serve to make profits. Thus, some of them which can offer access to your account will be sold to the third parties and they will use them to carry out crimes. However, the other information which is not that important will be used to made up ads. So it could keep ads flowing in a steady on the PC. And you have to bear the temptation. If you fail, you will have to suffer the substantial damage caused by clicking these ads.
If you once click on ads by Progress Site Mac App, accident or choice, you will have to give the seat for virus or Trojan on your PC, and you will be put in a serious malware issues. Thus, if you don’t want to be fooled like this, please follow the guides here to get Progress Site Mac App removed.
How to Manually Remove Progress Site Mac App From Mac OSX? (Steps)
Step 1 Uninstall Progress Site Mac App related apps or potentially unwanted apps from Mac OSX
- In Finder window, clicking “Applications” in the sidebar
- In the applications folder, right-click on Progress Site Mac App related apps or other suspicious apps and click Move to Trash.
Step 2 – Remove malicious files generated by Progress Site Mac App or related malware from your Mac
1. Click the Finder icon from the menu bar >> choose “Go” then click on “Go to Folder“:
2. In the Go to Folder… bar, type the name of the following four folders to open them one by one:
3. In each folder, search for any recently-added suspicious files and move them to the Trash. Here are some examples of files generated by malware:
“installmac.AppRemoval.plist”, Progress Site Mac App”, “com.genieo.completer.download.plist” “com.genieoinnovation.macextension.plist” “com.genieo.engine.plist” “com.adobe.fpsaud.plist” , “myppes.download.plist”, “mykotlerino.ltvbit.plist”,
Step 3 – Find and remove malicious extensions and browser hijacker from Safari and Chrome.
1. Start Safari: Select Safari menu and click Preferences:
2. Select Extensions tab>> Look for the unsafe or suspicious extensions and click Uninstall:
3. Select Search tab >> click the Search Engine menu and make your choice. Safari lets you use Google, Yahoo, Bing, or DuckDuckGo.
4. Select the General tab >> In the Homepage bar, type the URL you want to set as the Safari homepage.
On Google Chrome
1. Open Google Chrome and click the “Customize and control Google Chrome” icon at the top right corner >> Select More Tools and click Extensions;
2. Search for suspicious extensions and click trash icon to remove it:
3. Reset default search engine on Chrome:
- Open Google Chrome and click the “Customize and control Google Chrome” icon >> Select Settings
- Scroll down until you locate the Search engine section
- Click the drop-down menu accompanying the option labeled Search engine used in the address bar
- Select Google, Bing or Yahoo! as your default search engine.
4. Reset homepage on Chrome:
- Open Google Chrome and click the “Customize and control Google Chrome” icon >> Select Settings;
- In the “On Startup” section, click the “Set pages” link near to the “Open a specific page or set of pages” option.
- Remove the URL of the browser hijacker (for example SearchMine.net) and enter your preferred URL (for example, google.com).
Step 4 – Re-check your Mac with Combo Clean Antivirus.
To be sure that your Mac is not infected at all, it’s recommended to run a full scan with Combo Cleaner Antivirus.
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.
Once Combo Cleaner is installed, run a scan to diagnose your Mac and solve all problems: