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How to Remove Less Tabs Pop Ups?

 

Box that containing ads from Less Tabs keeps appearing whenever you hover over underlined content or highlight words on a website? Get annoyed by such pop ups? Wondering how to get rid of Less Tabs pop ups? This article will guide you to remove it. Read on.

 

What Is Less Tabs Pop Ups?

 

Less Tabs Pop Ups is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) that infects your computer without consent. Less Tabs Pop Ups infects a computer in the form of browser extension or add-on on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome.

Once installed, it will add extension on your installed web browser so that when you hover over underlined content or highlight words on a websites, it will display a box containing research tab, translate tab and thesaurus tab without leaving the page you’re on. Usually, it presents information about the highlighted words or underlined content from Wikipedia, Bing search results, Bing translations, and theasaurus.

The screenshots of Less Tabs Pop Ups:

Less Tabs

When you visiting Best Buy, Expedia or any other similar websites, Less Tabs Pop Ups will display on product images a See Similar button which when clicked will show you ads by Less Tabs. It may also display you coupons and other deals available on that websites when you do shopping online.

 

How Does Less Labs Pop Ups Get on My Computer?

Less Labs Pop Ups appear because a Less Labs extension is configured on your installed browse. Then how does this change happen? It may get on your computer by being bundled in the installation program of other free software, such as video recording/streaming, download managers or PDF creators. When you install such free software, the Less Labs browser extension will be installed without your consent. Spam email that contains infected attachments or links leading to malicious websites is also used to spread this virus. It can also be manually and voluntarily downloaded from its official website lesstabs.com.

 

How to Remove Less Tabs Pop Ups?

 

Method 1 Remove Less Tabs extension automatically and thoroughly

 

Step 1 Remove Less Tabs extension with Anvi Slim Toolbar

1. Download and install Anvi Slim Toolbar.

Anvi Slim Toolbar download link: http://www.anvisoft.com/software/ast/

2. Launch Anvi Slim Toolbar and go to Manage tab. It will scan and list all the extensions on your installed browser.

Anvi Slim Toolbar

3. Check LessTabs and click on Remove button.

Anvi Slim Toolbar-manage

Step 2 Clean up Less Tabs Pop Ups registry entries and residual files

1. Download and install the free or paid version of Cloud System Booster.

Cloud System Booster free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html

Cloud System Booster Purchase link: http://www.dotfab.com/csbupgrade.php

2. Launch Cloud System Booster and click on the Boost button.

Cloud System Booster-Boost

3. Click on Clean button after scan finished.

Cloud System Booster-Clean

 

Method 2 Remove Less Tabs extension manually

 

Step 1 Uninstall Less Tabs through Control Panel

Windows 7/Vista: Go to Star Menu → Select Control Panel → Click on Uninstall a Program / Programs and Features → locate LessTabs → Click on Uninstall button or double click the program’s icon

Windows XP: Go to Star Menu → Select Control Panel → Click on Add/Remove Programs → locate LessTabs → Click on Remove button

Less Tabs-control panel

Step 2 Check and remove Less Tabs residual damage from your browser

For Internet Explorer users:

1. Open Internet Explorer, click on Tools button at the top right corner.

2. Select Manage Add-ons from the drop-down menu.

IE-Manage Add-ons

3. Right click LessTabs and hit Disable.

IE Add-ons
For Mozilla Firefox users:

1. Launch Firefox, click on orange Firefox button on the upper left corner of the browser. Then select Add-ons in the drop-down menu. Or, press Ctrl+Shift+A

Firefox-Add-ons

2. Go to Extensions tab and hit Disable at the end of the bar.

Less Tabs-firefox remove
For Google Chrome users:

1. Launch Chrome, click on the Customize icon (wrench or 3 bar icon) next to the address bar.

2. Move the mouse pointer to Tools and select Extensions from the drop-down menu.

Chrome-Extensions

3. Delete LessTabs by clicking the Recycle Bin.

Chrome-LessTabs remove

 

Step 3 Clean up Less Tabs Pop Ups registry entries and residual files

1. Download and install the free or paid version of Cloud System Booster.

Cloud System Booster free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html

Cloud System Booster Purchase link: http://www.dotfab.com/csbupgrade.php

2. Launch Cloud System Booster and click on the Boost button.

Cloud System Booster-Boost

3. Click on Clean button after scan finished.

Cloud System Booster-Clean

 

                                                                                                           

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