Some users today have suddenly seen the bunch of Fast Start windows (caused by Newtab 0.1.12) to pop up in their browsers. This problem, by the way, primarily occurs with Mozilla Firefox. These windows pop up whenever users attempt to open new tab. So, as soon as they actually open new search tab, Fast Start window suddenly pop up.
In addition, there will be tons of annoying pop-up windows leading users to all sorts of dangerous places in the web. This is all caused by Newtab 0.1.12. Because of these pop-ups, users may be permanently redirected to all kinds of malicious places in the world wide web. So, as a result, the PC may become full of other dangerous programs.
How does Newtab 0.1.12 get into my system?
You are strongly advised to be careful when you download and install any cost-free applications today. Make sure that you do not permit any hidden installations to occur in your system. Take time to carefully read the EULAs (End User License Agreements). If you read about Newtab 0.1.12 or any other software you do not need, make sure you switch to the advanced (custom) installation mode. This is the best way to avoid Newtab 0.1.12 intrusion. Finally, to get rid of this infection please carefully follow the removal solution set forth in the guide below.
Removal tool for Newtab 0.1.12:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Newtab 0.1.12 in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Anti-Malware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):