New Tab Aid Removal Process (remove NewTabAid)

May 18, 2017

New Tab Aid is a questionable program that is known for the display of random advertisements or pop-ups that attempt to offer various products and services on the Internet. Those who encounter New Tab Aid ads may take the proper actions to stop the display of such, which may interrupt your ability to surf the Internet or view certain pages.

Use of the New Tab Aid ads may cause unwanted redirects or loading of questionable pages. Removal of New Tab Aid may be done by using an antimalware tool or manually going into the web browser settings to find and remove all associated add-on or browser extension components.

Are you getting popups from New Tab Aid? Have you identified that you have New Tab Aid installed on your computer? Do you wish to remove New Tab Aid completely from your computer?

Why should you remove New Tab Aid?

If New Tab Aid resides on your computer, it can potentially damage your personal files or you may end up losing data stored on your system. Research has shown that New Tab Aid may have the ability to make your computer vulnerable to remote attacks which could result, initially, in loss of money, possibly identity theft, and, eventually, a painstaking New Tab Aid removal process.

How can you manually remove New Tab Aid

Manual removal of New Tab Aid may not be for everyone. Each manual New Tab Aid removal step must be followed delicately to completely remove all related files and registry entries from your computer. If you are unsure or have doubts about editing your system registry, then we recommend that you use the automatic New Tab Aid removal process.

New Tab Aid can be removed manually by following the steps below.

  1. With all programs closed, click the Start Menu and go to the Control Panel.
  2. Locate the Add/Remove Programs icon and double click it.
  3. Locate New Tab Aid in the list of programs. If you find it, select it and remove it. If you cannot find New Tab Aid, you can continue to step 5.
  4. Restart your computer.
  5. Close all open programs and windows on your desktop.
  6. Open your registry editor (regedit) program by going to Start Menu, type in regedit, and click OK.
  7. Find all of the following registry entries and delete them. If you do not know how to do this, then you can read how to edit the registry in Windows.

  8. You may need to return to this removal process for removing New Tab Aid. You can do this easily by bookmarking or adding a favorite to this page by clicking here. If you are using the FireFox web browser you can press the keys Ctrl and D simultaneously to bookmark this page.

    Image 1. Bookmark PCHubs removal process

    bookmark-add-favorite

  9. Delete all of the following files that are associated with New Tab Aid from your computer.

    If you need a better understanding on how to search for these files then you can read how to find and search for files and folders here.

    If you have issues deleting any of the previously listed files that are associated with New Tab Aid, you can try rebooting your computer into safe mode. Booting into safe mode may allow certain malicious files to be deleted. If you are wondering how to boot into safe mode, you can read our process for starting a computer in safe mode here.

    Image 2. Select "Safe Mode with Networking"

    safe-mode

  10. After locating and deleting the previous files you must remove all directories associated with New Tab Aid by going to the C:\ProgramFiles\New Tab Aid folder, select it, and delete it. In some cases you may not be able to find this directory. You can still continue to the next step.

  11. Restart your computer. You do not need to boot into safe mode at this point. You should have removed New Tab Aid completely from your computer. If you find that New Tab Aid is still on your computer, you can repeat the steps again or go to the automatic New Tab Aid removal process.

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