How to remove (uninstall) Helpermcp

Instructions how to remove Helpermcp from the computer and browsers: Safari, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox.

Helpermcp is an adware program that starts to po-up mostly after updating MAC operation system to Catalina. It keeps popping up even after trying to uninstall the problemware. In most cases, users need to check the system with antimalware scanners.


How to protect your system from Helpermcp

You may easily protect the computer against Helpermcp, but it requires some effort. We can tell you some advices available for every person that can help in making your MAC safe and healthy. The only difficulty is that you will need to forfeit some of your Internet-habits, the likes of using cracked tools, having no up-to-date antivirus, installing dubious software, clicking through everything you see, and so on. The crucial advice will be to overlook the installation process of each utility. Let us see how it goes.

When you are installing a utility, you are being offered to decide on some additional pieces, according to your requirements. That is when you install a helpful utility. If you are installing an unpaid program, you can get a proposition to install a few utilities, which don't have any connection to the one that you wanted, and sometimes they’re not useful at all. You need to understand when it occurs, inspect a bunch of offered programs, and select only the useful programs. Advertising utilities use the expression “easy installation” to make you install more adware. The suggested installation way means that you will download many perilous tools. To avoid that – use a not recommended algorithm, and pick only the utilities you need. If you do not see a way to uncheck the boxes with useless utilities – you had better re-examine your decision about installing anything at all.

How Helpermcp Infects Your PC

Helpermcp is at the same time completely pointless, dangerous, annoying and time-consuming. What's the purpose for downloading such a virus? The only reason is – since he didn’t understand what he was downloading. Helpermcp does not possess a sole useful feature, but it has a seasoned team of conmen, well-acquainted in social engineering, and they are well aware of how to force a user do their work for them. The only method for Helpermcp to infest a customer’s computer lies in making him believe that he installs a helpful program. Let's see how that goes:

    Swindlers make their victim think that they need to download adware. They get to it by placing adware in a bundle with 2-3 other utilities, one of whose is comparatively useful. It may be a hacked variant of a useful tool. You can simply get around it by trying to install only the tools in whose safety you are sure.
  • There are two options when the bundle gets into the system. The victim either doesn't see a thing and ignores everything to install a piece of adware or discovers a displeasing fact that he's only able to get the entire bundle of pointless programs. Usually, a victim ends up with a system stuffed to the max by adware. To avoid that - read through everything that’s contained in the menus appearing during the installation of any cracked program.
  • If a dangerous utility is in the system – there’s nothing blocking it from turning its customer's Web-surfing into a horrible mess. It begins with displaying advertisement links on all sites, and the multitude of them gets clicked since you try to hide them.

The aforementioned manner of infection is sometimes called the sponsored installation, and it is highly appreciated by swindlers in many countries. They persuade you to allowing Helpermcp in manually so that there was no one to blame. This method relieves swindlers from all obligations towards a victim, as he installed Helpermcp on his own accord, and accepted its terms and conditions.

What is Helpermcp

Helpermcp was created to show promotional content to you and holds no other aim else. Hackers display to you the banners and make you click them, and that’s their cunning plot. They literally make you make money for them, and you won't get paid for that. Many victims treat questionable software like it’s not much of a problem, but it’s not the right way! It drives people mad to observe a bunch of ads on each site, and it’s definitely wrong to spend your time attempting to hide all those links, instead of easily surfing the Internet.


How to remove Helpermcp

Step 1. Check recently added applications

  • Click Applications in the Finder sidebar
  • Drag unwanted program to the Trash
  • Empty Trash

Step 2. Clean the browser


  • Start Safari browser
  • Display a menu of General Safari Settings
  • Reset Safari...
  • Press "Reset"

Google Chrome

Remove unfamiliar add-on:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • More Tools
  • Extensions
  • Remove add-on


Change homepage:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Settings
  • Open a specific page or set of pages
  • Delete all specific pages


Mozilla Firefox

Delete suspicious extensions:


  • Open menu
  • Add-ons
  • Extensions
  • Remove add-on


Change homepage:

  • Open menu
  • Options
  • Home
  • Choose “Blank page” into Homepage and new windows


Opera browser

Disable strange add-ons:

  • Open Opera;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Extensions;
  • Choose add-on and press button "Disable"

Change homepage:

  • Open Opera browser;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Settings;
  • On Startup;
  • Open a specific page or set of pages;
  • Press button "Add a new page" and change Homepage to your favorite one.


Step 3. Scan the system

Scan the system with antimalware scanner to delete infected elements, if they stayed. You'll have to perform the whole process listed above this paragraph, and before you begin – ensure that you’ve saved a data backup of your system in order for restoring it in case of a crucial error. The processes about registry cleaning are crucial, and any mistake will cause huge impact to user's system. If you aren't sure about manual removal – you can always go in for a software manner, which is faster and is fully independent. You can easily download Combo Cleaner, and stick to the simple advice to get rid of Helpermcp in one click. If you don’t feel like purchasing any utility right off the bat – you can download a toll-free version with confined functions. See a detailed Combo Cleaner, and get it by clicking the link under this paragraph.

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