How Should You Uninstall F-Secure Anti-Virus from Mac

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Have problem with antivirus F-Secure? Such as can’t successfully uninstall F-Secure and reinstall it (or use XXX instead that you like better) but you don’t even manage to uninstall it? Thus, you may not worry about hose kind of problems now, this post will surely provide you the better solutions to totally eliminate F-Secure Anti-Virus on macOS system.

F‑Secure Anti‑Virus provides protection against viruses, spyware, infected e-mail attachments and other malware. Therefore, this is a tutorial of eliminating F-Secure Anti-Virus for Mac from macOS system.

Some people meet quite lot problems during the F‑Secure Anti‑Virus removal:

  • F-Secure Anti-Virus says “Uninstall failed”
  • F-Secure Anti-Virus refuses to be removed from the Mac
  • F-Secure files and data cannot cleaned thoroughly with the app removal
  • People can installed other antivirus apps because of the exist of F-Secure

Optional Ways to uninstall F-Secure Anti-Virus on Mac Compute

Therefore, you should follow the right steps to truly get rid of F-Secure products.

Note: Before you start removing the product, make sure that  it is no longer running no matter from Dock or Force Quit window, just make sure you have managing exit.

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Next, there are quite lot methods that you could totally uninstall F-Secure Anti-Virus from Mac.

Remove F-Secure Anti-Virus for Mac using Terminal (Manual)

1. Open the command prompt:
Launch the Applications folder >>Click the Utilities folder >>Double-click Terminal.
2. Use the command line to run the following commands:
rm -r “/Applications/F-Secure anti-virus.app”    (This removes the application.)
rm -r “~/Library/Application   Support/F-Secure/Pwmgr” (This removes the local storage.)

Uninstall F-Secure Anti-Virus with Attached Remover (not always work)

Open Folder >> Click Application >> Click F-Secure folder >> Launch Uninstaller F-Secure Anti-Virus,
Allow the uninstall process to run by clicking “Uninstall“.

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But, you may still need to check its leftovers on the computer, and clean them manually from your Mac.

Eliminate F-Secure Anti-Virus with Trash and Library

Most people have known how to use Trash to uninstall things in macOS:

1. Find F-Secure Anti-Virus in Applications folder (or Launchpad)>>Drag F-Secure Anti-Virus into Trash by sliding, or right click to choose Move to Trash;

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2. Delete its leftovers:

Launch ~/Library folder in Menu Bar >> Type the name of F-Secure Anti-Virus in the search box of ~/Library >> Delete them once appeared.

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But, it’s quite hard to delete them all related to F-Secure by hands.

Uninstall F-Secure Anti-Virus Automatically with Uninstall Tool

Last but not least, this part will introduce such a fast and safe way to completely uninstall F-Secure Anti-Virus from macOS, if those above methods couldn’t do it better, then you’d better try this as fast as you can.

Download Osx Uninstaller on your computer (only available in OS X)

Then start the tour to fast remove F-Secure Anti-Virus by limited steps:

  • Step 1: Run Analyze on the target;
  • Step 2: Complete Uninstall F-Secure Anti-Virus
  • Step 3: Successfully removed.

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Congratulations, you have just removed F-Secure Anti-Virus successfully as fast as you think, check for more information in this tutorial blog. This is so easy to do for everyone even you are new for Mac, now choosing one you prefer best to start uninstalling.

How to Customize Finder Sidebar on Mac

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In the Finder, the sidebar lists commonly used shortcuts, drives, and network locations. You can get to the Applications, Desktop, Download, Document and so forth from there. There are multiple ways to customize Finder sidebar to suit your preference. To start with, open the Finder by clicking on its icon at the left end of the Dock.

Some users prefer small icons to the Finder sidebar while others prefer large ones. To reside the sidebar icons, you can head to the System Preferences > General, and select Small, Large, Medium from the drop-down menu next to the “Sidebar icon size”.

Adding or removing a shortcut in sidebar is quite an easy thing. To remove an item in the sidebar, just click and drag its icon out of the Finder and loose your mouse, the shortcut will disappear from the sidebar. To add a file, folder, app, or disk to the sidebar, hold down the Command key, and drag the item to the Favorites section.

To learn more Mac tutorials or news, take a look at this link.

If you accidently hide the sidebar, how to get it back? To restore missing sidebar, open a new Finder window, click on the View at the top, and choose Show Sidebar option.

To minimize or maximize the number of items shown in the sidebar, you need to access to Finder Preferences. In a Finder window, click on the Finder in the Menu Bar and choose Preferences. As the window opens, click on the Sidebar tab, and you can check the items you want to show in the sidebar, or deselect the ones you wanna hide.

There are many ways to customize your Finder, and here we only list a few of them. You can set more options for Finder windows in the Finder Preferences.

Does this article helpful for you? Feel free to raise any question if you are in need.

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