Category Potentially Unwanted Applications

How to remove PUPs (potentially unwanted applications) and badware.

How to uninstall (remove) Search.fastsearch.me from Mac

Search.fastsearch.me or FastSearch is an alternative search system with a pleasant design and advanced functionality. Despite these facts, developers doesn't show privacy policy on the start page. Fast search can be a potentially unwanted program, because it can replace a default search engine and a homepage on Mac browsers: Safari, Chrome and Firefox and starts to show not relevant results, when the user starts to surf Internet.

How to remove Power Cleaner 2018

Power Cleaner 2018 is a relatively new software, which can cause discomfort and demand money from users. According to the developers, Power Cleaner 2018 is a legal software that help to optimize all PC settings, analyze and delete unwanted data and clean PC. Moreover, they claim that productivity will hardly increase, thanks to their program. Unfortunately, Power Cleaner 2018 is the low-quality software, that can be classified as a PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program). When you try to use it, the program constantly displays a message that the user needs to buy the full version of the program.

How to uninstall (remove) Mac tonic from Mac

At a first glance, Mac Tonic is a legal software similar to MacKeeper and Bitdefender Antivirus, and a number of other apps. In reality, however, Mac Tonic is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) which, is installed Mac without any permissions. Some researches are more categorical: they classified Mac tonic as a badware, offered by www.mactonic.net and by other affiliated sources. Developers promise system optimizing and malware removal, but in fact, Mac Tonic creates the illusion of these actions.