How to remove InstallWizz

What is InstallWizz?

If you are seeing the browser filled up with pop-ups or banners marked InstallWizz ads, then, your system is infected with adware program. Once installed, InstallWizz starts displaying bunch of intrusive ads wherever you go online. In this way, virtual layer is used making the Internet browsing awkward as it hides necessary content on websites. Moreover, after the click on such ads you can find yourself on a malicious site. Only one visit to such site is enough to get infected with the virus. InstallWizz also able to spy on user’s Internet behavior recording diverse information about clicked ads, browsing history, search queries, e.t.c. Usually, gathered information is used to provide offers related to user’s preferences. However, your personal data might fall into the hands of cybercriminals. Therefore, the presense of InstallWizz on your computer can lead to serious consequences. In order to prevent it, please use our tutorial on how to fully remove InstallWizz from your Mac computer.

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  1. STEP 1: Scan your computer with Removal Tool

  2. STEP 2: Uninstall InstallWizz manually

  3. STEP 3: Remove InstallWizz from browsers

How InstallWizz infects your Mac computer?

Developers often proliferates InstallWizz using a misleading marketing method called “bundling” where the installation goes in stealth mode. Unfortunately, majority of charge-free software don’t properly notify that installation package includes additional programs. To prevent your computer from infection we advise you to be careful and never rush when you install free software. Always opt for the “Custom/Advanced” settings and never agree to install additional unnecessary programs. Remember, the key to computer safety is caution. Think about what you agree to install. You can also be exposed to the risk of infection of InstallWizz by downloading illegitimate software from torrents or some cracks for games or programs. If you have already infected, you should use this guide to remove InstallWizz from your Mac.

Step 1. How to remove InstallWizz from Mac?

Such types of adware can be hard to remove completely as they always leave their leftovers files. This is done in order to be able to restore. I want to make it clear that this may require above-average skills to remove adware, so if you have no experience in this area, you may use automated removal tool.

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Step 2: Remove InstallWizz from Mac

Perhaps, you will not find the program with the same name – InstallWizz. Nevertheless, you need to review attentively the list of last installed applications and remove all suspicious ones related to InstallWizz.

Mac OSX:

  1. Launch Finder
  2. Select Applications in the Finder sidebar.
  3. If you see Uninstall InstallWizz or InstallWizz Uninstaller, double-click it and follow instructions
  4. Drag unwanted application from the Applications folder to the Trash (located on the right side of the Dock)

Now let’s go to the next step.

Step 3: Remove InstallWizz from browsers


  1. Click Preferences from Safari menu
  2. Select Extensions.
  3. Find InstallWizz or other extensions that look suspicious.
  4. Click Uninstall button to remove it.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Click the three-dot button in the upper right corner.
  3. Click Tools then select Extensions.
  4. Find InstallWizz or other extensions that look suspicious.
  5. Click the trash can icon to remove it.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Click Tools on the top of the Firefox window, then click Add-ons.
  3. Find InstallWizz or other extensions that look suspicious.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.
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