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* What is MacName

* Download WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool

* Remove MacName manually

* Uninstall MacName from Windows 10

* Uninstall MacName from Windows 8/8.1

* Uninstall MacName from Windows 7

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Threat indicator: MEDIUM

Threat's profile

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Win32 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

It can rise that MacName is secretly installed on users' machines. MacName compile such private information as WAD surfing uses and can intervene machine consumer control by installation adventitious applications and readdressing browser application action, so you ought to to perform MacName removal with a worthy removal tool. Internet Explorer program also helps to make enclosures for MacName in the form of BHOs making urgent absolute necessity in virus removal tool. Got software that can either be valid can do no harm but the cross-packed one which is badware. MacName that comes bundled with shareware applications softwares may be described in the agreements text, especially in circumstance with removal tool when consumer wants to get rid of it. MacName developers tell that users give admission to activate badware.

MacName intrusion method

MacName installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (MacName). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. MacName copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is (*.*). Sometimes it creates new startup key with name MacName and value (*.*). You can also find it in your processes list with name (*.*) or MacName. Also, it can create folder with name MacName under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation MacName starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove MacName immediately.

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How to remove MacName manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with MacName, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by MacName.

To get rid of MacName, you should:

1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

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Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:

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3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

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Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall MacName related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for MacName entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If MacName won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool.

Windows 10

  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings

  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column

  • Find MacName under in the list and click Uninstall button near it.

  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.

Windows 8/8.1

  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate MacName or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

Windows 7/Vista

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find MacName

  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find MacName related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like MacName are very wide-spread, and unfortunatelly many antiviruses fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use SpyHunter, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any antiviruses and creates additional shield against threats like MacName.

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Here are the descriptions of problems connected with MacName and (*.*) we received earlier:

Problem Summary: MacName Removal

Every time I try to delete or uninstall MacName from my computer, it says that permission is required, and cancels the deleting/uninstalling process. The icon is located on my desktop.

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

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