Rad Raven is a program that offers enhanced webpage navigation developed by SuperWeb LLC. In fact, it is related to adware that displays ads in your hijacked Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome. It spies on you browsing history and displays ads and deals that can attract your clicks. These clicks on Rad Raven ads generate profit paid by business partners to the owners and distributors of Rad Raven. The installation of this adware is often deceptive. Rad Raven is bundled with popular free programs and set for being automatically installed unless you notice and disable this optional adware. While Rad Raven is not malicious by design, any adware presents some threats to your security and privacy.
If you want to get rid of Rad Raven ads and deals displayed in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer, then you need to remove Rad Raven extensions, add-ons, and browser helper objects installed in these web browsers. You also need to remove similarly named Windows application just as you would remove any other Windows program. You can remove Rad Raven components manually by following this guide. However, other adware that might be present in a bundle or installed somehow else can bring you a hard time since you need to see what to kill first. SpyHunter offers a free scanner that shows you all you need, and it can automatically remove Rad Raven and other malware form your infected computer.
This removal guide will help you to remove Rad Raven manually or with a help of special security software that removes Rad Raven and other malicious programs. SpyHunter offers quality detection, clean removal, and real-time protection against malicious programs.
What is Rad Raven?
Rad Raven is an adware developed for making money out of users’ clicks on ads, coupons, and other deals. While it is not malicious, Rad Raven is often deceptively installed with other free programs, and this might be not only annoying. Adware often compromises your privacy by tracking your browsing history and wastes your web traffic and system resources if you do not really need Rad Raven. Since this adware consists of multiple components installed as a program and web browser extensions, it is more difficult to remove Rad Raven than other Windows programs. The guide below explains how to remove each of Rad Raven components related to browsers Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer. If you want to remove Rad Raven, just follow this guide, and you will get rid of Rad Raven ads pretty soon. Certainly, there might be more adware programs responsible for displaying ads in your web browser, and you might need a special program that finds and helps to remove Rad Raven and like adware programs.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
Protect your computer with programs like SpyHunter that can trace installation process, warn you on threats, and remove malware on your demand. Otherwise, you need to pay attention to EULAs and check boxes placed in setup wizard and download clients related to a free program that you download. 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.
Rad Raven Adware Removal ToolRad Raven Removal Tool is a part of SpyHunter that easily remove Rad Raven and other malicious programs found on your computer. It detects all malicious elements and tracking cookies related to Rad Raven malware. Free scanner shows you all the details and helps to delete Rad Raven 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 Rad Raven and other threats. It protects your security and privacy.
Remove Rad Raven from Windows
For manual removal, you need to remove all Rad Raven components. First, you need to uninstall the program using “Add/Remove programs” utility (“Programs and Features” on Windows 7 and Vista) . You can start this Windows utility program by clicking a link in the Control Panel menu. Then you need to find and remove Rad Raven extensions from your web browsers and reset browser settings to defaults or to your proffered ones.
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 Rad Raven 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 "Rad Raven" 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 Rad Raven 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 Rad Raven program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall Rad Raven on Windows XP
Uninstalling Rad Raven 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 Rad Raven program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove Rad Raven from Chrome
Remove Rad Raven 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 Rad Raven extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove Rad Raven from Firefox
Remove Rad Raven 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 Rad Raven add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove Rad Raven from Internet Explorer
Remove Rad Raven 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 Rad Raven, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: Manual removal of Rad Raven is not difficult by itself. However, if you get a bunch of bundled adware programs or computer infections, you also need to remove these threats to your security and privacy. Use free scanners that come with SpyHunter and Rad Raven Removal Tool for help or let these programs to take care of the problem.
Remove Rad Raven Adware Infection Completely
Rad Raven 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 Rad Raven 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.