How To Get Rid Of Avast Proxy For Mac

What Is Smart DNS Proxy?

Smart DNS Proxy is very dangerous

  1. It may make your PC be full of vulnerabilities
  2. It may hijack your browser
  3. It is able to drop additional spyware or malware
  4. It can largely degrade computer performance
  5. It violates your privacy and steals confidential information
  6. It has been proved as a hard nut for antivirus programs

Solution A — Smart DNS Proxy Manual Removal

Step 1. Change system folder settings to show all hidden files

  1. Right-click the Windows Logo button and choose Open Windows Explorer.
  2. Click Organize and choose Folder and Search Options.
  3. Click the View tab, select Show hidden files and folders and then clear the checkbox for Hide protected system operating files.
  4. Click Yes on the warning and then click OK.
  1. On your keyboard press the Windows + E keys.
  2. Click the View tab.
  3. Check File name extensions and Hidden items

Step 2. Seek and delete Smart DNS Proxy related files in hidden folders listed below:

Step 3. Seek and remove Smart DNS Proxy related registry files listed below:

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  • Click Start button
  • Select Run button
  • Type: regedit
  • Click OK button
  • Press Win [Windows key] + R on your keyboard. This can be done either while at Windows 8 Start menu/Metro screen or on Windows 8 desktop
  • At the dialog box that pops open, type regedit.exe and hit OK
  • Once you hit OK, Windows UAC will prompt you to confirm you want to open Register Editor — hit “Yes

Solution B — Smart DNS Proxy Easy Removal Method

Step 1. Uninstall Smart DNS Proxy related programs from your computer

Step 2. Remove Smart DNS Proxy plug-in, toolbar, add-on, extension from Microsoft Edge/ Chrome/Firefox/IE

  • Select More (…) on the address bar, then Settings
  • Under Open with, select A specific page or pages
  • select Custom to enter the URL of page you want to set as homepage
  • Select More (…) on the address bar, then Settings
  • Click View advanced settings
  • Click <Add new> under “Search in the address bar with”, then input the search engine you like
  • Now select the search engine you like and click Add as default
  1. Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
  2. Click Tools.
  3. Select Extensions.
  4. Click the trash can icon to delete Smart DNS Proxy extension.
  5. Make sure to remove all extensions you do not know or need.
  6. A confirmation dialog appears, click Remove.
  1. Click the menu button and choose Add-ons. The Add-ons Manager tab will open.
  2. In the Add-ons Manager tab, select the Extensions panel.
  3. Make sure to remove all extensions you do not know or need.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button of Smart DNS Proxy.
  5. Click Restart now if it pops up.
  1. Open the IE, click the Tools button , and then click Manage add-ons.
  2. Click Toolbars and Extensions on left side of the window., and then select Smart DNS Proxy
  3. Make sure to remove all BHO’s you do not know or need.
  4. If the add-on can be deleted, you’ll see the Remove option. Click Remove and then click Close. Otherwise click Disable button.

Step 3. Scan your computer with SpyHunter to remove Smart DNS Proxy infection (Important Step)

Solution C — Smart DNS Proxy Quick Removal Guideline

Step 1. Run RegHunter to detect security bugs and fix corrupted/modified system files used by Smart DNS Proxy for re-infiltration (Important Step)

Step 2. Download and install Avast Internet Security 2015 to re-scan threats and protect your PC For Free

Step 3. Reset Microsoft Edge, Chrome, Firefox and IE to remove Smart DNS Proxy

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Remove Smart DNS Proxy from Mac OS Step-by-Step

Step 1.Uninstall Smart DNS Proxy related software completely on Mac OS.

Step 2.Remove Smart DNS Proxy related extension on Safari, Chrome and Firefox on Mac.

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  1. Open up Safari
  2. Click onto ‘Safari’ and then select ‘Preferences’
  3. Select the ‘extensions’ tab in the top menu bar
  4. It will display all extensions, or plugins that are currently installed
  5. Choose Smart DNS Proxy and related or suspicious extensions you want to uninstall
  6. Click the Uninstall button
  1. Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
  2. Click Tools.
  3. Select Extensions.
  4. Click the trash can icon to delete Smart DNS Proxy extension.
  5. Make sure to remove all extensions you do not know or need.
  6. A confirmation dialog appears, click Remove.
  1. Open Firefox, then go to Firefox OSX menu select Preferences
  2. In the Add-ons Manager tab, select the Extensions panel.
  3. Make sure to remove all extensions you do not know or need.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button of Smart DNS Proxy.
  5. Click Restart now if it pops up.

Step 3. Install MacBooster 3 Lite to remove Smart DNS Proxy related malware and boost your Mac performance to the top.

Step 4. Download Avast Free Mac Security to recheck your Mac and keep your system safe.

  • Run the downloaded Setup file avast_free_mac_security.dmg, and select the Avast setup icon on the left.
  • On the displayed setup screen click Continue.
  • Confirm the Avast End User License Agreement, review installation details, and click Install. Confirm installation by entering your administrator credentials.
  • When installation is completed a confirmation appears. You may then close Setup.

(Optional) Step 5. Download MacKeeper Lite to recheck your Mac and remove remnants of Smart DNS Proxy.

Conclusion

DISCLAIMER:

This article should NOT be mistaken for being associated in any way with the promotion or endorsement of malware. The purpose of this article is to inform readers on the detection and removal of malware and should not be taken out of context for purposes of associating this website with malware, All information provided on this article is “as is” for educational purpose only.

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