“An unwanted browser extension RoketTab has get installed on my web browser. How I get this browser extension on my computer is a mystery for me because I didn't allow any such installation in my consent. Since appearing of RoketTab, I have also observed various changes in my web browser setting which I am not able to alter. My web browser is working very slow and always showing me pop-up ads and other kind of alerts, fake update notifications, online shopping offers etc. I am not able to uninstall RoketTab from my web browser. Can any one help me to remove RoketTab from my PC?”
RoketTab is an unwanted browser helper object which claims to improve your online shopping experience by providing product comparison, coupons, best deal offers and many more functionalities. It try to mislead Internet users by impersonate as a legitimate and useful program. However it is not advised to install RoketTab program as an add-on, browser extension or plug-in for your Windows web browsers. Be aware while downloading free of cost software or bundled software because the developers of this unwanted BHO (Browser Helper Object) employ a stealthy software marketing method known as bundling to inject RoketTab on your computer.
After a successful infiltration on targeted computer, the malicious program starts it activities. First of all it tracks user Internet browsing session and after that it start to display lot of intrusive online advertisements in the form of pop-ups, coupons, banners, etc. Clicking on these ads by RoketTab redirect web browser on high risk websites where your computer may get number of other malware infection. All these malware infection mess up entire system in a very short time duration and your computer become dead. Meanwhile the malicious program fulfill its prime object that is stealing of your confidential information related to your personal identifiable and banking details. These are the reasons why it is recommended to remove RoketTab from your computer as soon as possible.
Step:1 Remove RoketTab or any Suspicious Program from Control Panel resulting in Pop-ups
- Click on Start and in Menu, Select Control Panel.
- In Control Panel, Search for RoketTab or any suspicious program
- Once found, Click to Uninstall RoketTab or related program from list of Programs
- However, if you are not sure do not Uninstall it as this will remove it permanently from the system.
Step:2 How to Reset Google Chrome to Remove RoketTab
- Open Google Chrome browser on your PC
- On the top right corner of the browser you will see 3 stripes option, click on it.
- After that click on Settings from the list of menus available on chrome’s panel.
- At the end of the page, a button is available with option to “Reset settings”.
- Click on the button and get rid of RoketTab from your Google Chrome.
How to Reset Mozilla Firefox to Uninstall RoketTab
- Open Mozilla Firefox web browser and click on the options icon with 3 stripes sign and also click on help option with (?) mark.
- Now click on “Troubleshooting Information” from the given list.
- Within the upper right corner of the next window you can find “Refresh Firefox” button, click on it.
- To reset your Mozilla Firefox browser simply click on “Refresh Firefox” button again, after which all unwanted changes made by RoketTab will be removed automatically.
Steps to Reset Internet Explorer to Get Rid of RoketTab
- You need to close all Internet Explorer windows which are currently working or open.
- Now open Internet Explorer again and click on Tools button, with wrench icon.
- Go to the menu and click on Internet Options.
- A dialogue box will appear, then click on Advanced tab on it.
- Saying Reset Internet Explorer Settings, click on Reset again.
- When IE applied the default settings then, click on Close. And then click OK.
Restart the PC is a must for taking effect on all the changes you have made.
Step:3 How to Protect your PC from RoketTab in Near Future
Steps to Turn On Safe Browsing Features
Internet Explorer: Activate SmartScreen Filter against RoketTab
- This can be done on IE Versions 8 and 9. It mailnly helps in detecting RoketTab while browsing
- Launch IE
- Choose Tools in IE 9. If you are using IE 8, Find Safety option in Menu
- Now Select SmartScreen Filter and opt for Turn on SmartScreen Filter
- Once done, Restart IE
How to Enable Phishing and RoketTab Protection on Google Chrome
- Click on Google Chrome browser
- Select Customize and Control Google Chrome (3-Bar Icon)
- Now Choose Settings from the option
- In the Settings Option, Click on Show advanced Settings which can be found at the bottom of the Setup
- Select Privacy Section and click on Enable Phishing and Malware Protection
- Now Restart Chrome, this will keep your browser safe from RoketTab
How to Block RoketTab Attack and Web Forgeries
- Click to Load Mozilla Firefox
- Press on Tools on Top Menu and Select options
- Choose Security and enable check mark on following
- warn me when some site installs add-ons
- Block reported Web forgeries
- Block reported attack Sites
If still RoketTab exists on your system, Scan your PC to detect and Get Rid of it
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