How to Remove TuneupMyMac

TuneupMyMac is a potentially unwanted program (PUP). It is also labeled as malicious tool that when installed on the computer may cause troubles and irritation. In the usual course of deploying TuneupMyMac, authors of this program are using invasive and misleading technique. Installer files of this unwanted program are embedded on various software like free games, tools, and fake program update.

Victims may also acquire TuneupMyMac from the official web site through browser redirect issue that adware may have dropped on your Internet browser program. With the help of promotional materials and deceiving techniques, there are quite a number of people that were misguided into installing TuneupMyMac.

About TuneupMyMac (from tuneupmymac.com)

TuneupMyMac is an expert and easy-to-use solution for your Mac. It offers an easy way to clean, secure and optimize your Mac to keep it running smoothly and faster.

TuneupMyMac

Overview

Third-party programs like free games, tools, media players, and bogus program updates are the main player that unfolds TuneupMyMac onto users computer. With these unknown programs, malicious items can be easily sneaks into the computer by running a multiple instance of software installation. However, only the main program is visible to the user. They are unaware that TuneupMyMac is also being loaded.

When TuneupMyMac starts running, it may provide several actions to misinform users. Either it will issue alerts or it may run scans on the computer and hard drive. Next, it suggests payment for the TuneupMyMac full version.

With the illusory tactics used by TuneupMyMac to encourage user into paying for the full version, many victims are forced into obtaining this bogus software. After realizing that TuneupMyMac is ineffective, they resort into uninstalling the program and demanding for refund. However, it is too late. Money has taken away by the maker of this fraud program.

Website Diagnostics

tuneupmymac.com web site is currently not listed as dangerous under Google Safe Browsing diagnostic page. Over the past 90 days, no dangerous content was found on this site.

How to remove TuneupMyMac from the computer?

To effectively remove TuneupMyMac from your computer, please follow the removal procedures as stated below. It is also vital to scan the system with anti-virus, anti-malware, and security tool as presented. Junkware removers we provided on this site are completely free to use.

Force Quit TuneupMyMac

1. From Apple Menu, choose Force Quit. Alternatively, press and hold down Command + Option + Esc on your keyboard.

2. On the Force Quit Applications window, select TuneupMyMac and click the Force Quit button.

Force Quit

This method should end any running background process that belongs to unwanted application.

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- Unzip the file and run it on your Mac system.
- This step should automatically removed TuneupMyMac from the system. If this procedure is not sufficient in getting rid of the adware, please proceed with the next step.

Uninstall TuneupMyMac browser extension

1. Uninstall TuneupMyMac extension, add-on, or plug-in from affected browser. This method will remove all malicious codes integrated into the browser.

For Safari Browser

Open Safari browser and select Preferences from the top menu. Then, choose Extensions tab to display all installed third party software. Look for TuneupMyMac and remove related entry.

For Chrome Browser

Open Google Chrome and select Preferences from the menu. Next, click on the Extensions link which is located on the left side of the window. Once the list shows up, select TuneupMyMac and uninstall it from the browser.

For Firefox Browser

Open Mozilla Firefox and select Add-ons from the Tools menu. Find TuneupMyMac from Extensions and Plugins and delete if it is present.

2. Once you completed uninstall process of TuneupMyMac extension, please restart the affected browser.

Delete TuneupMyMac file manually

1. Go to User library. To do this, go to your Finder and select Go menu. From the list, click on Go to Folder command and input the following string: ~/Library/LaunchAgents

Go To Folder

2. Press Return on your keyboard to open the LaunchAgents folder.

3. Inside the said folder, you will see the following files:

TuneupMyMac.AppRemoval.plist
TuneupMyMac.download.plist
TuneupMyMac.ltvbit.plist
TuneupMyMac.update.plist

4. Drag them all to your Trash. Empty the Trash Bin and restart the computer.

5. Go to Finder once more and Go to Folder using this string: ~/Library/Application Support

6. Press Return on your keyboard to open the Application Support folder.

7. Once more, find any items with word TuneupMyMac and put them to your Trash. Please restart the computer.

8. Lastly, go to your Finder and select Go menu. From the list, click on Applications command. Look for TuneupMyMac and drag it to Trash.

Applications

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