What is BRCM-LVG in Mac? 3 Ways to Remove BRCM-LVG

What is BRCM-LVG in Mac? 3 Ways to Remove BRCM-LVG

What is BRCM-LVG?

    BRCM-LVG is a wireless storage setup from the Modem Internet Router, which you have been connected. BRCM-LVG shows when you are on new internet service provider OR you recently updated your Mac.

BRCM-LVG in Mac

You will find this BRCM-LVG error in the Network in sidebar of Finder under the Shared section. BRCM-LVG is common issue with all Mac user.

Is BRCM-LVG harmful to Mac?

No, brcm-lvg is not harmful to Mac. When it appears in Mac under shared section user starts worrying about this brcm-lvg error in Mac

About BRCM-LVG

BRCM-LVG is just a wireless storage setup from the modem OR internet router. BRCM-LVG error shows when you are on new internet service provider OR you recently updated your Mac.

Very less chances to get hack from hackers because Mac is known as its best security.

How to remove BRCM-LVG from Mac? 

BRCM-LVG is not a virus OR danger for your Mac.It is just the name of Network Attached Storage(NAS) service provider of your internet OR wifi router. 

It allows you to share your Mac to network attach storage. 

If you want to still remove it then there are 3 ways to delete brcm-lvg from Mac.

Way-1

Change your network setting to delete BRCM-LVG from Mac.

Follow below steps to remove brcmlvg on Mac.

  1. Open system preferences
  2. Now go to the sharing 
  3. Now select file sharing from sidebar.
  4. From the shared folders select the shared folder and click on “-“ button.
  5. Now click ok in the dialog box.

You can use this method to remove all folders from public access.This method solves all issue of media servers from your Mac. If still this method doesn’t work for you then you can use below method for removing brcm-lvg in Mac.

Way-2

Turn off DLNA Settings and Reset the WiFi Router

  1. Select apple menu.
  2. Open system preferences
  3. Now go to the sharing 
  4. Now select file sharing from sidebar.
  5. Uncheck the DLNA, Digital Media Server and USB Settings.
  6. Now click ok in the dialog box.

Now you need to reset your wifi router.

How to Reset wifi router on Mac?

  1. Connect you Mac with wifi router modem.
  2. Now open your router admin IP address in any web browser.
  3. Login with your router username and password.
  4. Go to setting from router menu.
  5. Now find reset and click on it to reset your router.
  6. Now go to router IP address and set up new username and password for your router.

Now check it, brcm-lvg is removed or not.

Way – 3

Scan your Mac with Mac Antivirus.

When you need Mac antivirus app?

When your Mac starts appearing BRCM-LVG and your macOS is also up to date then follow below steps:

  1. Go to apple store.
  2. Download any good Mac Antivirus.
  3. Open antivirus app.
  4. Click on full Mac scan.

Finally you have deleted Brcm-lvg under shared section from Mac.

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