How to remove (uninstall) TubeBox

TubeBox is a malware program that shows pop-up ads on the computer desktop. That adware will reset the default homepage, vary your preferred search engine, and annoy you with banners every time you open the browser.It can infect Internet Explorer,Mozilla Firefox,Opera,Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge.

TubeBox adware

TubeBox was, probably installed into computer along with any free program, that you have found on suspicious file sharing service. If you haven't succeeded to uncheck the risky items during installation, you may have agreed to install TubeBox and other malware on your PC. Once crawled on your PC, the defense of your PC will be in big danger. If shopping does matter for you, these coupons and deals could appear profitable to you, but beware! The bigger half of these offers are a fraud! It's reasonable that under any circumstances you should uninstall TubeBox and any hijackers which may have infected your computer. If this won't be done, this malware will give your private info to hackers, and they will apply it to trick you. Read the hints, written on this page to delete TubeBox fully and to be sure, that your private information is protected.


Harmful extensions oftentimes are mistaken for the good ones. The creators of these add-ons are trying very hard to lull your attention with the help of "profitable" deals. But in the real world, TubeBox will just give you troubles and steal your search queries. Even if that were not true, TubeBox also shows you hype on every website, and even if you try to hide them, any click on the banner sends you to another malicious website. Those pop-ups will drive you absolutely crazy in 15 minutes! Of course, TubeBox does all these things without your acceptance.

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If you had already fixed such issues before, it won't be a big deal for you to eliminate this adware by hand. If you have encountered such problems before - take a look at our guide to refresh your memory, and proceed to the removal. But, if you don't have an experience, try using the well-known program like Spyhunter, which will clean your computer from unwanted programs.

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TubeBox removal instructions

It's a proper choice to remove the utility, over which you have no control, because it can't be turned off, until it exists on your computer. Look for the main folder of unwanted program, and use uninstall file, or eliminate it from the Control Panel. Only after that, begin to clean your browser. When you delete all remains of TubeBox in the Control Panel - return your browser settings to default. When you clean everything up, scan your PC with anti-virus utility.

Brief removal steps

Step 1. Uninstall TubeBox from the operation system

Step 2. Remove TubeBox from the browser (Google Chrome/Mozilla Firefox/IE/Opera/Safari)

Step 3. Scan computer with antimalware scanner to remove malware completely (optional)

We have two removal techniques for users, who got a malware infection. Manual removal belongs to those ways. But there's one thing about by-hand uninstalling: it requires operator's high skills and experience. There are free programs, which promise to delete TubeBox from your system, but be advised, that they might not be capable of doing this. The highly effective, and at the same time the most expensive method is to use the specialized PC-repair services. The employees of this shops are able to clean everything up, but you will pay for this a lot of money. Lots of users use fee-based anti-viral tools which typically work well.

Advantages of different removal methods


How to uninstall TubeBox from Windows 7 and Windows XP

1. Uninstall TubeBox from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select TubeBox and press Uninstall

2. Delete elements that stayed after uninstalling from Control Panel

  • C:\Program Files\TubeBox
  • C:\ProgramData\TubeBox
  • C:\Users\YOUR_USER\AppData\Roaming\TubeBox

3. Clean registry:

  • Click Start
  • Type Regedit.exe
  • Search for "TubeBox" and delete these elements


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How to remove TubeBox from Windows 10

1. On the field Search Windows type 'Control Panel'

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select TubeBox and press Uninstall


How to uninstall from Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by:, select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.

6. Delete TubeBox from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select TubeBox and press Uninstall

7. Remove elements like on Win7.


How to uninstall TubeBox from Mac OS

1. Click Applications in the Finder sidebar

2. Drag unwanted program to the Trash

3. Empty Trash


How to delete TubeBox from different browsers

How to remove TubeBox from Internet Explorer

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Tools
  • Manage add-ons
  • Remove TubeBox

Step 2.Change homepage:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Home page
  • Put “about:blank”

Step 3. Change new tab page:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Tabs


How to delete TubeBox from Google Chrome

Step 1. Remove add-on:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Tools
  • Extensions
  • Remove TubeBox

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Settings
  • On startup
  • Set pages
  • Put “about:blank”


How to uninstall TubeBox from Mozilla Firefox

Step 1. Delete add-on:

  • Tools
  • Add-ons
  • Remove TubeBox

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Tools
  • Options
  • General
  • Put “about:blank” into homepage field

Step 3. Change new tab page:

  • Put “about:config” into address bar;
  • Confirm the suggestion;
  • Search for “browser.newtab.url”;
  • Reset this field (right-click and choose reset).


How to delete TubeBox from Opera browser

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Open Opera;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Extensions;
  • Choose TubeBox and press button "Remove from Opera"

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Open Opera browser;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Settings;
  • On Startup;
  • Open a specific page or set of pages;
  • Press button "Set pages" and change Homepage to your favorite one.


How to delete TubeBox from Safari

Step 1. Start Safari browser

Step 2. Display a menu of General Safari Settings

Step 3. Reset Safari...

Step 4. Press "Reset"


Video how to reset browser and remove all extensions


How TubeBox infects your computer and how to defend the system

There are lots of programs, that could be useful for you, and you could want to download them. Unfortunately, TubeBox is added in “bundles” of other unwanted add-ons along with these seemingly good looking free applications. The only possible method to shield your workstation from adware is not to download them! Use the "manual mode" of installation every time! The manual installation permits you to see the full list of elements of the bundle, that you are going to install. And when you find the undesired components - just reject their installation and move further.

If you didn't know what to do with those menus, you might possibly accepted to install TubeBox on your computer. Once it's installed, TubeBox will change your browser settings and options of the whole PC by itself. TubeBox will reset your homepage and switch your preferred search engine, and in the same time annoy you with pop-ups during the web-surfing. In fact, any kind of products or services, that are promoted in such way, are poor, and just can't get the attention of users in more dignified way. It's advisable for you to eliminate TubeBox and other undesired programs which may have gotten into your PC. If you will wait for too long, your private info, including logins and passwords to your accounts might be at risk. So, take care of your safety, and use the deletion techniques, described in this guide, to uninstall TubeBox once and for all!

Since you really want to guard your workstation from all hazards, you must realize how to guard your system from TubeBox by your own acts. Here are some advices to follow:

  • Select the advanced variant, when installing or downloading a program to see additional add-ons.
  • Don't visit precarious sites and never download anything from them.
  • Use reliable antimalware software and run a full system scan from time to time.
  • Don't download any dubious material, as this is how TubeBox is easily transmitted.

The fast reply to viral contamination is the best way to get rid of adware. Here are the marks, they will assist you to understand, that there's a hijacker on your workstation.

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