What is Gen.mactechright.com (Mac)?

Gen.mactechright.com is sub-domain, that is used by browser adware to display ads and pop-ups. It was reported on Apple forums, that Gen.mactechright.com and several other pop-ups appear in Safari browsers on Mac systems, when users open various websites. Usually, this advertisements promote questionable Mac optimization programs, for example MacKeeper. This applications, called rogue optimizers, perform fake scan of your Mac and find non-existing errors and problems asking money to remove them. Gen.mactechright.com can be caused by advertising extension installed in Safari or malicious application installed in your Mac OS. In order to detect and remove Gen.mactechright.com we recommend you to use instructions below for manual or automatic virus removal.

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How Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) gets on your PC?

Gen.mactechright.com can infect your Mac after installing free Mac apps from third-party websites. It is strongly recommended to install only programs from Mac store, because they are checked by editors and can guarantee somewhat safety of downloaded applications. There are also some great applications, that are not in Mac store and the only way to ensure their safety is to read reviews or check them with anti-malware for Mac, like CleanMyMac or Bitdefender Antivirus.

How to remove Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) from your Mac or PC?

To uninstall Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) remove it from Applications, then delete all leftover files and folders.

In our view, there are 2 products that potentially have Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) in their database. You can try to use them for removing Gen.mactechright.com (Mac).

Recommended Solution:

Bitdefender Antivirus- fully removes all instances of viruses, similar to Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) from Mac and Safari.


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Alternative Solution:

MacClean for Mac – finds Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) and can clean up leftover items after removal.


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Or uninstall Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) manually.

Step 1: Remove Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) from Mac

Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) may not have app associated with it in Application. However, we recommend you to inspect the list of installed applications and remove unknown or suspicious ones.

Mac OSX:

  1. Open Finder
  2. In the Finder sidebar, click Applications
  3. If you see Uninstall Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) or Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) Uninstaller, double-click it and follow instructions
  4. Drag unwanted application from the Applications folder to the Trash (located on the right side of the Dock)

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Mac OSX

appcleanerTo remove leftover items of unwanted application on Mac we recommend you to use AppCleaner. Just drag application you want to remove to AppCleaner window and it will search for residual data on your hard drive. This will save space of your memory and will help to remove stubborn applications from Mac systems.

After that remove Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) from your browser.

Step 2: Remove Gen.mactechright.com (Mac) from browsers


  1. Open Safari
  2. Click Safari menu.
  3. Choose Extensions.
  4. Find Gen.mactechright.com (Mac).
  5. Click Uninstall button to remove it.

Learn more about removing extensions from Safari.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find Gen.mactechright.com (Mac).
  6. Click the trash can icon to remove it.

Learn more about removing extensions from Chrome.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Push Shift + Ctrl + A.
  3. Choose Gen.mactechright.com (Mac).
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Learn more about removing extensions from Firefox.

Step 3: Resetting your browser search and homepage settings

Reset browser setting in Safari:

  1. Open Safari.
  2. Click on the Safari menu.
  3. Choose Reset Safari….
  4. Click Reset button.

Learn more about resetting browser settings in Safari.

Reset browser setting in Google Chrome:
  1. Click the Chrome menu (3 bar button) in the top right corner.
  2. Choose Settings.
  3. Click Show advanced settings.
  4. Go to Reset browser settings section.
  5. Click Reset browser settings.
  6. In the dialog that appears, click Reset.

Learn more about resetting browser settings in Google Chrome.

Reset browser setting in Mozilla Firefox:
  1. Open Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Go to Help.
  3. Go to Troubleshooting information.
  4. Click Reset Firefox… button.

Learn more about resetting browser settings in Mozilla Firefox.

Step 4: Remove following files and folders of Gen.mactechright.com (Mac):

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Information provided by: Alexey Abalmasov

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