What is PrivateMacDeal?

PrivateMacDeal is a program that comes on the computer as a browser extension. PrivateMacDeal hijacks popular browsers, including Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox. PrivateMacDeal is an advertising program. After penetration, it starts to throw user by advertisements different content. PrivateMacDeal displays banners and coupons, pop-ups and so on. This promotional products can relate to popular sites such as LightInTheBox, Amazon, eBay and so on. These pop-ups can occur at any time during your browsing. PrivateMacDeal collects your personal data, for example, it analyzes your browsing. It may also collect other private files and information that may be disclosed to third parties. PrivateMacDeal greatly increase traffic and reduces the performance of your computer. PrivateMacDeal can change your browser settings to change the home page, or add a toolbar. PrivateMacDeal is a potentially unwanted program, so we recommend that you remove this program immediately. Do not waste your time.

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How PrivateMacDeal gets on your PC?

Malicious software penetrate to computer bundled with free programs. Malicious software comes on a computer without consent of the user and can cause irreparable damage to your computer. Most often, the user can prevent the penetration of such programs on their own. For this, it is necessary to follow closely the installation process and not to rush. Read the user agreement, do not agree to install suspicious software. Choose advanced or full installation type. Read reviews about the programs. You can also use special programs that will help you protect your PC. If you have found PrivateMacDeal on your computer, then use our instructions to remove it.

How to remove PrivateMacDeal from your computer?

To uninstall PrivateMacDeal remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and regkeys.

In our view, there are 3 products that potentially have PrivateMacDeal in their database. You can try to use them for removing PrivateMacDeal.

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Alternative Solution:

Norton Antivirus – detects files, registry values and folders of viruses that show the same behavior as PrivateMacDeal.


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You can try both of these products to remove PrivateMacDeal

Or uninstall PrivateMacDeal manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find PrivateMacDeal.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows XP.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find PrivateMacDeal and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 7.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find PrivateMacDeal, select it and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 8 (8.1).

After that remove PrivateMacDeal from your browser.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find PrivateMacDeal.
  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 PrivateMacDeal.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Learn more about removing extensions from Firefox.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE.
  2. Push Alt + T.
  3. Click Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable PrivateMacDeal.
  6. Click More information link in the left-bottom corner.
  7. Click Remove button.
  8. If this button is grayed out – perform alternative steps.

Learn more about removing extensions from IE.

Remove following registry entries:

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Then remove following files:


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Written by Rami Douafi

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