Lucky Tab is an adware that displays ads and deals in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer after you install this program, or after it suddenly appear in your web browsers as ad server. Lucky Tab owners get paid for your clicks on promoted ads, and Lucky Tab distributors get some income for installed instances of Lucky Tab adware. Lucky Tab is often deceptively installed with free programs that you may download from the web. Such practice is called bundling, and Lucky Tab is just a one of adware programs that are installed this way.
If you want to remove Lucky Tab adware and get rid of these ads, then you need to some work. First, you need to remove Lucky Tab application installed as a Windows program. Then you need to remove Lucky Tab extension from your Chrome, Lucky Tab add-on from your Firefox, and Lucky Tab BHO (browser helper object from your Internet Explorer. The last thing is cleaning you browser cache, removing temporary internet files, and restarting your web browsers. Just follow the guide below for Lucky Tab adware removal, or use the offered removal tool that helps to remove Lucky Tab and other malicious programs automatically.
This removal guide will help you to remove Lucky Tab manually. If you want to get rid of ads in your web browser and malicious programs that are spying on you, then you need some detection tool like SpyHunter anti-malware scanner that offers quality detection, clean removal, and real-time protection against malicious programs.
What is Lucky Tab?
Lucky Tab is an adware that offers savings and deals. but it is mainly developed for making money out of users’ clicks on ads displayed in web browsers. While it is not malicious, it traces your web browsing history and might cause some problems related to your privacy and security of your computer system. Adware wastes your web traffic for running its activities. Lucky Tab is often deceptively installed with free programs if you miss signs of adware present in download client or a setup wizard for a program that you download. Lucky Tab is installed as a Windows program that manages adware and web browser extensions installed into Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer. This makes removing Lucky Tab more slightly more complicated than removing other windows programs, but if it is bundled with other adware programs, then you can have a hard time. It is better to be careful while installing free programs since inspecting setup wizards for bundled programs takes less of your time than Lucky Tab removal.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
If you want to avoid installing programs like Lucky Tab, then you need to be careful while installing free programs. You can protect your computer with programs like SpyHunter that can trace your installations, warn you on all known threats to your security and privacy, and remove any threat found on your computer. Pay attention to check boxes placed in a setup wizard for a free program that you are installing. It helps you to notice additional programs bundled to the one you get. Always use “custom” installation instead of “typical”, or “normal” since these options might hide adware programs.
Lucky Tab Adware Removal ToolLucky Tab Removal Tool is a part of SpyHunter that easily remove Lucky Tab and other malicious programs found on your computer. It detects all malicious elements and tracking cookies related to Lucky Tab malware. Free scanner shows you all the details and helps to delete Lucky Tab components manually if you want. This software is timely updated and offers a free professional support for removing mutating viruses. It helps to remove stubborn PUP (potentially unwanted programs) and spyware, protects DNS connection, your web browsers, ActiveX components, and other system elements form malware infection. SpyHunter helps to guard your computer against Lucky Tab and other threats. It protects your security and privacy.
Remove Lucky Tab from Windows
You need to uninstall all the Lucky Tab components manually. First, you need to uninstall the program using “Add/Remove programs”. Then you need to remove web browser add-on components that belong to Lucky Tab.
Use the following guide for manual removal. Then scan your computer with antispyware program to make sure that other hidden malicious programs are also removed.
Uninstall Lucky Tab on Windows 8
- On Metro screen click on "Search" icon. Then, type "Remove Program" in the input box and click on "Uninstall a program" menu option.
- Select "Lucky Tab" program and click "Uninstall" button at the top of the list.
Optional: If on a desktop, right click "Start" button (or the lower left corner) to open the "Quick Access Menu". Then find and click on "Programs and Features"
Optional: Click on "Control Panel" option. Find and click "Uninstall a Program" link in the menu list placed under "Programs" menu option.
Uninstall Lucky Tab on Windows 7, Vista
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop and select "Control Panel" option on the right
- Click on "Programs and Features" menu option in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and highlight Lucky Tab program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall Lucky Tab on Windows XP
Uninstalling Lucky Tab from Windows XP is very similar to one shown above. There are minor differences in a process:
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop.
- Select "Control Panel" in the menu on the right
- Find and double-click "Add/Remove Programs" list item in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and click on Lucky Tab program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove Lucky Tab from Chrome
Remove Lucky Tab extensions from Google Chrome
- Start Google Chrome and click on Menu icon in the top-right corner. Select Settings in the drop down list.
- Click on Extensions on the left to display installed Chrome extensions. Find Lucky Tab extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove Lucky Tab from Firefox
Remove Lucky Tab add-on from Mozilla Firefox
- Open Mozilla Firefox and click Menu icon at the top-right corner. Click on Add-ons icon.
- Select Extensions on the sidebar. Find Lucky Tab add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove Lucky Tab from Internet Explorer
Remove Lucky Tab extensions from Internet Explorer
- Start Internet Explorer click Tools icon in the top-right corner.
- Click on Manage add-ons option.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions tab on left, right-click on Lucky Tab, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: Manual removal for Lucky Tab is relatively easy task. However, other bundled malware and adware programs might be present on your computer. Lucky Tab Removal Tool makes it easy for you to detect and remove other malicious programs quickly and efficiently.
Remove Lucky Tab Adware Infection Completely
Lucky Tab adware might be spread in a bundle with other like programs. As a result, your system might be also infected with malicious programs used by cyber criminals for stealing money and illegal activities. After you remove Lucky Tab adware you have to run full anti-virus scan with an updated version of your antivirus. Then it is a good idea to scan your system with anti-malware program like SpyHunter 4. This software comes with a free professional support and a free scanners that you can use for manual malware removal, or opt for an automated removal process that is more safe and reliable.