Norton Internet Security is a popular antivirus program that gives all round and robust antivirus protection. This efficient antivirus program protects the user from various types of threats including malware, spyware, adware, spams and Trojans. However this antivirus is quite heavy on the computer resources and sometimes user feels the need to uninstall it from the system. If you are using Mac OS X operating system, the process of uninstalling Norton Internet Security is different from other operating systems. Read further to learn how to uninstall Norton Internet Security in OS X. Alternatively, you can also consult the experts of Norton 360 Support to get a step-by-step guidance on this matter.
Open Norton Internet Security
In the application folder, locate Symantec Uninstaller and click to open it.
Launch the Symantec Uninstaller which will ask you which Symantec products you want to uninstall. Choose Norton Internet Security among the list of products and select Uninstall Norton Internet Security. Confirm when asked.
Enter administrator information
In order to uninstall the program from your system, you will need to provide your administrator information.
Reboot the System
To finish the process of uninstallation of Norton Internet Security, restart the system.
Download RemoveSymantecMacFiles utility
Norton program has an irritating habit of leaving lot of left overs in the system, that is why Symantec have provided an utility called RemoveSymantecMacFiles to remove all traces of Norton from the system. Using your web browser, download this utility from the official website of Norton. It will be a ZIP file, download it.
Run the utility
Run the command file of the application and click on Open to confirm it. You will be asked to enter your administrator password. Enter it. Remove remaining Symantec files from the system using this utility. Once it is done, reboot your system.
In this way, you will be able to uninstall Norton Internet Security in OS X. For any query or issue related with Norton, contact our Norton Antivirus Support Number 1-800-243-0051 .