Remove virus (pop-up ads) from Apple Mac OS X

How to delete or get rid of pop-up ads from Safari, Chrome & Firefox on your Mac is not easy, you need to remove many things in your browser to stop annoying ads from popping up.

If your web browser randomly pops up unwanted tabs, such as, which sometimes could not be opened because of “Auction not found”, it is possible that your Mac is infected with a “Pirrit” adware program. popup manual removal for Mac

Pirrit always installs adware files with random names on your Mac. It is very difficult for users to identify all infected files and remove them completely.

Step 1

In the Finder, select

          Go ▹ Go to Folder…

from the menu bar and input “/Library/LaunchAgents”.Press return and then a folder named “LaunchAgents” will open. 

Check the name of each file in the LauchAgents folder. If the file name is similar with “com.aedilic-Prajapati.plist” , “com.zpwzKxZz.plist” or “”, drag it to trash. You may have to input your login password while removing these files because these files have root privilege.

Step 2

Go to “/Library/LaunchDaemons” folder and remove all malicious files just like step 1

Step 3

Go to “~/Library/LaunchAgents” folder and also remove all malicious files just like step 1

Step 4

Reboot system. At last, open the browser to check if the issue of spam ads has been resolved.

Remove with Adware Removal Pro

As I mentioned above, the files infected by Pirrit always have the random name. Effective apps are recommended to get rid of Pirrit. As more and more malware/adware are targeting macOS recently, You also need one security software to protect your Mac system.

Adware Removal Pro is a powerful tool which is designed to remove adware and browser hijackers from Apple Mac OS X. You will start with a free trial lasting for 3 days and have 30-Day Money Back Guarantee.

  1. You can download Adware Removal Pro from the below link: 


2. One you have downloaded Adware Removal Pro, please open it and click clean button


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