What is the Clicktabs.net?

Seeing Clicktabs.net pop-ups with a proposal to promote your device is not a good thing. The fact that you come across with these notifications tells about the problem with security. As a rule, only infected with a hijacker devices show such alerts. Hackers inject hijacker into your computer with commercial purposes. Adware often accompanies the hijacker to generate a slew of advertisement banners. That is why there is strong necessity to get rid of it as soon as possible.


We can say for sure that Clicktabs.net pop-ups appeared not spontaneously but as a result of malicious application that appeared in your system. If user behaves not wisely and clicks on suspicious links, opens infected emails or installs software with an infected sample, he or she faces the risks of virus penetration. In this particular case web browser hijacker invaded the device and started its harmful activities. Google Chrome, Firefox, IE, MS Edge and many other browsers reveal the threat with the same symptoms and annoy users with displaying a slew of hazardous pop-ups.

How does Clicktabs.net get on my computer?

Once Clicktabs.net hijacker or adware that also could be presented appeared on the stage, it is going to work without your permission. The only distinctive symptom it shows is permanent redirection to different random sites, mostly commercial with advertisements of different goods. When you are suffering from tons of pop-ups, hackers earn illegal money cooperating with various vendors. Some of such browser hijackers are difficult to reverse, it is almost impossible without special helpful tools. We strongly persuade you not to react on any of them and avoid any interactions with this illegal alerts. In case when you failed and agreed to click on a link or something like that, the system would become messed with dangerous viruses that were waiting for the access to your system. They can bring spyware to monitor your traffic and keyloggers to remember financial details and passwords. It goes without saying that such visitor is a problem. Well, it’s better to track the source of its generation.


You absolutely need a solution against Clicktabs.net pop-ups and redirections. Advertisement stuff always disturbs users attention and when they start seeing them too often it makes loads of troubles. Please, check the guidance we provided below, it will help you to understand how to deal with the rubbish you already have with the help of our GridinSoft Anti-Malware application.

How to fix all what Clicktabs.net did?

Despite all these circumstances we recommend you to delete Virus, Clicktabs.net immediately. You can do it without efforts with special tool – Anti-Malware by GridinSoft.

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How to delete Clicktabs.net virus completely?

If you want to delete Clicktabs.net virus with Gridinsoft Anti-Malware, you need to do some manipulations. There are several steps how to remove Clicktabs.net virus. Let’s consider them:

At first, you need to download >Gridinsoft Anti-Malware. For this, press the following button:

Download free scanner

Then discover Clicktabs.net virus and all other threats, which penetrated on your PC. For this, you need to scan PC:

  • Install and run Anti-Malware
  • Move on the tab ‘Scan’ in the main menu.
  • Start scanning process by pressing the button ‘Quick scan’.

Computer scan
The scanning process is completed. All threats, including Clicktabs.net virus found.

  • Wait until the program scans

Wait until the program scans

  • Select ‘Move to quarantine’ and press the apply button.

Select ‘Move to quarantine’ and press the apply button

  • The program will remove all viruses

Removal process

  • On this step you need to shut down all your browsers, click on ‘Tools’ in Gridinsoft Anti-Malware’s window and select ‘Reset browser settings’:

Specify all your browsers, which you want to reset with the help of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware and press the ‘Reset’ button:

reset with the help of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware
Reset browser settings

  • You will see successful finisfing process

Reset browser settings

After all this operations you need to restart your PC to activate appropriate settings. After completing these steps, your computer will be fully devoid of virus and other malware. To verify this, you can start a re-scan.

Instruction to avoid a re-infection PC by virus

You can organize a protection for PC in real-time. It helps you to avoid a re-infection by virus. You can do it by using our special tool – Gridinsoft Anti-Malware. To understand that this software is very convenient for you, download a free version of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware:

Download free scanner

After that, activate a feature of the On-Run Protection. For this you need to do such actions:

  • Open the window of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware.
  • Move on the tab ‘Protect’.
  • Activate On-Run Protection by clicking the button ‘Start’.

After all this manipulations you’ll see such result:

Activate On-Run Protection
Activate On-Run Protection to prevent any virus related threat in the future.
Activate On-Run Protection

  • Open the ‘Update’ tab and check the newest updates


  • At the end on the ‘Scan’ tab choose the Full scan of your system.

Computer scan