InputActivity extension Removal Process (Mac OS Guide)

What is InputActivity extension?

InputActivity extension is an intrusive ad-supported application which has been categorized as PUP and Adware that brings users with poor online surfing experience and soddish system performance. It enters your PC by using free software packages and spam emails. If you install free with Customer Installation without canceling potentially unwanted options or open attachments from emails sent by spammer, InputActivity extension sneaks into your system without your knowledge. Once it has been installed, you will suffer from real pain because InputActivity extension keeps showing you aggressive advertisements to disrupt your browsing sessions.

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InputActivity extension may cause Yahoo Redirect

Besides, you will be redirected to unknown websites which display misleading message to make you buy something you never need. Due to ads by InputActivity extension, your Internet will become so slowly that most of websites will take forever to load. Moreover, InputActivity extension can download more infections from remote server if you do not uninstall it in time. Our security lab has found that InputActivity extension connects remote adware server once your PC is launched, thus it can help many threats attack your system and bring risks to everything on your system. The worst circumstances is that InputActivity extension helps remote attacker invade your system to steal your personal files, emails, and other accounts details and then use them on scam activities to make you lose lots of money. To prevent such severe issues, you need to get rid of InputActivity extension as quickly as possible, follow the removal steps below to clean up all threats now:

 How to Manually Remove InputActivity extension From Mac OSX? (Steps)

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

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PLEASE NOTE

InputActivity extension 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 SpyHunter Mac Antimalware to scan your Mac for any remaining unwanted components.

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*Free Remover allows you, subject to a 48-hour waiting period, one remediation and removal for results found. More Information about SpyHunter,  EULAThreat Assessment Criteria, and Privacy Policy.

Step 2 – Remove malicious files generated by InputActivity extension 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”, InputActivity extension”,  “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 SpyHunter Mac Antimalware to scan your Mac for any malicious files generated by InputActivity extension or malware.

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*Free Remover allows you, subject to a 48-hour waiting period, one remediation and removal for results found. More Information about SpyHunter,  EULAThreat Assessment Criteria, and Privacy Policy.


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:

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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 SpyHunter Mac Antimalware to scan your Mac and see if it will detect malware.

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*Free Remover allows you, subject to a 48-hour waiting period, one remediation and removal for results found. More Information about SpyHunter,  EULAThreat Assessment Criteria, and Privacy Policy.


Step 4Re-check your Mac with SpyHunter Mac Antimalware.

To be sure that your Mac is not infected at all, it’s recommended to run a full scan with SpyHunter .

SpyHunter Mac Antimalware 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. 

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*Free Remover allows you, subject to a 48-hour waiting period, one remediation and removal for results found. More Information about SpyHunter,  EULAThreat Assessment Criteria, and Privacy Policy.

– Once SpyHunter Mac Antimalware is downloaded,  double-click SpyHunter-1.2-15-7043-Installer.dmg to install it:

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– Once SpyHunter is launched, please run a scan to diagnose entire Mac and remove all detected malware:

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