Simple Solution For Delete ActivityConfig (Mac OS)

ActivityConfig

ActivityConfig can be classified as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) which is also known as an adware. As its name implies, it will fake as some commercial assistance when you are online, but it is not really true. ActivityConfig just detects your online information and make use of it to fabricate ads so that the ads appear to be attractive for you. When you are finally induced to click on the links attached, you are redirected to some wield sites. And in most of case, you will also bring in many freeware or shareware which will finally damage your PC.

Besides, ActivityConfig can spy on your PC without notice. When you are shopping, it detects shopping accounts and your purchasing data; when you are chatting with your friends, it can select the key words from the records; moreover, when you are searching or browsing, the records will be also useful for it. It will utilize this records in two ways: one is to make up ads so that you have more intend to click them, and the other is to directly get money from your bank accounts. ActivityConfig can do it easily with your accounts, passwords, phone numbers, or signification.

All in all, ActivityConfig makes no sense to keep such a malicious adware on your PC any more. If you want to get it deleted from your PC, you would better to refer to our assistance here because this adware is programmed delicately and it is not easy for people to remove ActivityConfig.

What will ActivityConfig do to damage the targeted computers?

  • Your default homepage or search engine will be redirected to unwanted websites.
  • Your system will run slowly and crash down randomly due to the infection.
  • Lots of annoying ads caused by ActivityConfig will flood into every site you access.
  • Your PC’ CPU always goes up high though you just run several programs.
  • It causes harmful PC vulnerabilities to help more threats attack your PC.
  • Crucial system files and registered keys will be corrupted randomly.
  • It helps hackers to enter your PC and steal your personal privacy.
 How to Manually Remove ActivityConfig From Mac OSX? (Steps)

 

Step 1 Uninstall ActivityConfig related apps or potentially unwanted apps from Mac OSX
  • In Finder window, clicking “Applications” in the sidebar
  • In the applications folder, right-click on ActivityConfig related apps or other suspicious apps and click Move to Trash. 

uninstall ActivityConfig on mac

 

PLEASE NOTE

ActivityConfig may reinstall itself multiple times if its core files and related malware are not removed completely.

Therefore we recommend, after uninstalling the potentially unwanted apps, you’d better downloading Combo Cleaner to scan your Mac for any remaining unwanted components.

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Step 2 – Remove malicious files generated by ActivityConfig 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:

~/Library/LaunchAgents
/Library/LaunchAgents
/Library/Application Support
/Library/LaunchDaemons

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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”, ActivityConfig”,  “com.genieo.completer.download.plist” “com.genieoinnovation.macextension.plist” “com.genieo.engine.plist” “com.adobe.fpsaud.plist” , “myppes.download.plist”, “mykotlerino.ltvbit.plist”,

PLEASE NOTE

Manually check and remove malicious files may take hours and you may delete healthy files by mistake.

To do it safely and efficiently, we recommend downloading Combo Cleaner to scan your Mac for any malicious files generated by ActivityConfig or malware.

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Step 3 – Find and remove malicious extensions and browser hijacker from Safari and Chrome.

Safari

On Safari

1. Start Safari: Select Safari menu and click Preferences:

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2. Select Extensions tab>> Look for the unsafe or suspicious extensions and click Uninstall:

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3. Select Search tab >> click the Search Engine menu and make your choice. Safari lets you use Google, Yahoo, Bing, or DuckDuckGo.

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4. Select the General tab >> In the Homepage bar, type the URL you want to set as the Safari homepage.

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Google Chrome

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;

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2. Search for suspicious extensions and click trash icon to remove it:

remove ActivityConfig on mac chrome

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.

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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).

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PLEASE NOTE

If an unwanted extension or search engine can’t be removed manually from web browsers, it may be caused by malware.

We recommend downloading Combo Cleaner to scan your Mac and see if it will detect malware.

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Step 4Re-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. 

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Once Combo Cleaner is installed, run a scan to diagnose your Mac and solve all problems: