How to delete NameSync

NameSync is a 4chan extension, but the name is used by malware and considered an unwanted application. NameSync freezes apps and wreaks havoc.

NameSync, originally, is a script for 4chan that lets people have custom usernames. However, a legitimate malware has hijacked the same title and discovered bundled with additional software. That way, the malicious software can get within a device pc without the authorization or authorization of the system’s manager. Numerous ads could also sound as a outcome. Implanting to that, terrorize alerts could appear striving to fraud Mac people onto installing other potentially unwanted apps or interfere in bundles with browser search resolutions. If you have NameSync installed on your Mac, then know that pop-ups and alert notifications that have no obvious source might be stemming from this software.


The NameSync unwanted application is being effectively distributed via freeware installers and bundled packages. You can get your Mac affected by it without even being aware, that the NameSync has installed on your machine with a freeware installation or bundled package. You might avoid this, by unchecking options under the Advanced or Custom tab of an installation suite. Visiting doubtful web pages, for example a page hosting apps that seem beneficial by description is one way to obtain this inside your os os.

NameSync is a potentially unwanted program (PUP). It is public knowledge to have been linked to tons of programs which are regarded as potentially unwanted apps and additionally prompts ads in tandem via extra software. The potentially unwanted program is well known to showcase advertisement-supported pop-ups and paralyze your Mac tools.

NameSync could show a reasonably convincing, but fake variant of the normal OS X dialog message box which says that no suitable app is installed. All programs have a reputable, Apple-added author certificate, hence macOS shall set up them without redirecting a notice or an alert of any category.

Earlier you may see how the symbol of the program seems like.

Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in NameSync.

Anti-Virus SoftwareVersionDetection
VIPRE Antivirus22702Wajam (fs)
Kingsoft AntiVirus2013.4.9.267Win32.Troj.Generic.a.(kcloud)
NANO AntiVirus0.26.0.55366Trojan.Win32.Searcher.bpjlwd
VIPRE Antivirus22224MalSign.Generic
K7 AntiVirus9.179.12403Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )

NameSync Behavior

  • Modifies Desktop and Browser Settings.
  • Changes user's homepage
  • NameSync Connects to the internet without your permission
  • NameSync Deactivates Installed Security Software.
  • NameSync Shows commercial adverts
  • Common NameSync behavior and some other text emplaining som info related to behavior
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NameSync effected Windows OS versions

  • Windows 1021% 
  • Windows 839% 
  • Windows 727% 
  • Windows Vista4% 
  • Windows XP9% 

NameSync Geography

Eliminate NameSync from Windows

Delete NameSync from Windows XP:

  1. Click on Start to open the menu.
  2. Select Control Panel and go to Add or Remove Programs. win-xp-control-panel NameSync
  3. Choose and remove the unwanted program.

Remove NameSync from your Windows 7 and Vista:

  1. Open Start menu and select Control Panel. win7-control-panel NameSync
  2. Move to Uninstall a program
  3. Right-click on the unwanted app and pick Uninstall.

Erase NameSync from Windows 8 and 8.1:

  1. Right-click on the lower-left corner and select Control Panel. win8-control-panel-search NameSync
  2. Choose Uninstall a program and right-click on the unwanted app.
  3. Click Uninstall .

Delete NameSync from Your Browsers

NameSync Removal from Internet Explorer

  • Click on the Gear icon and select Internet Options.
  • Go to Advanced tab and click Reset.reset-ie NameSync
  • Check Delete personal settings and click Reset again.
  • Click Close and select OK.
  • Go back to the Gear icon, pick Manage add-onsToolbars and Extensions, and delete unwanted extensions. ie-addons NameSync
  • Go to Search Providers and choose a new default search engine

Erase NameSync from Mozilla Firefox

  • Enter „about:addons“ into the URL field. firefox-extensions NameSync
  • Go to Extensions and delete suspicious browser extensions
  • Click on the menu, click the question mark and open Firefox Help. Click on the Refresh Firefox button and select Refresh Firefox to confirm. firefox_reset NameSync

Terminate NameSync from Chrome

  • Type in „chrome://extensions“ into the URL field and tap Enter. extensions-chrome NameSync
  • Terminate unreliable browser extensions
  • Restart Google Chrome. chrome-advanced NameSync
  • Open Chrome menu, click SettingsShow advanced settings, select Reset browser settings, and click Reset (optional).
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