Some simple ways to remove viruses for Mac OS X

While computers and internet become more and more universal among users' daily life, they could be easier to be attacked by virus through the website or downloaded files. Even the Mac computer has been attacked by the Flashback Trojan through the website.

Most Mac computers are connected to the Internet, which makes system vulnerable to the virus, like Trojan and malware. And that would result in the user's personal information was stolen. For this reason, learn some antivirus ways can allow us to safeguard Mac against any virus. If a virus infects your Mac, the following methods may help you get rid of the virus from your Mac.


Antivirus app: Although Mac OS X is rarely attacked by virus; you still need to find some antivirus app to protect your Mac, such as Magican AntiTrojan. It could helps scan Mac, quickly detect whether Mac is infected or not, still could catch exist infected file, and then helps get rid of the virus safely and effectively. Checking and killing virus by antivirus app only takes few seconds; compared with manually operation, it is running faster and could do thoroughly deleting. Moreover, some antivirus app will detect virus in real time. Such kinds of antivirus app will automatically scan Mac, and it will remind user removing the virus immediately once the computer is infected by the virus. In order to prevent Mac from a new virus attacking, users need to regularly update antivirus app.

File backup: Files will be easily attacked by virus when the Mac was infected. If you have an antivirus app, it will help you remove the virus and all infected files. So file backup is a necessary process to protect the important files. Mac users should pay attention to file backup to prevent data loss.

Removing files to make Mac clean: Virus maybe generated from many ways, like the Internet temporary files, browsing history or download files. So Mac users should pay attention to remove useless files to keep Mac clean. If you can't judge how much junk files on your Mac OS X, you can use Magican help you scan and clean the junk files. Magican can help Mac users to clean up six categories of useless files, and keep your Mac at the best state.

Although the methods listed above are just some of the basic skills to remove computer viruses, but you need those methods to keep an antivirus habit, which can help you to reduce the losses caused by the virus.