If your default search engine, new tab and startpage keeps modifying back to the unwanted web site named Feed.amazingtab.com,then it could mean that you accidentally installed PUP from the browser hijacker family on your computer. Scammers use PUPs to take control of your computer’s web-browser and modify how and what it shows when you are surfing the Internet. If you are already a victim of Feed.amazingtab.com browser hijacker, then the following guidance can help you free the Microsoft Edge, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox from the hackers, boost internet browser security and revert back browser settings.
The Feed.amazingtab.com browser hijacker can also alter the default search provider that will virtually block the possibility of finding information on the Internet. The reason for this is that the Feed.amazingtab.com search results may display a large amount of advertisements, links to unwanted and ad pages. Only the remaining part is the result of your search request, loaded from the major search providers such as Google, Yahoo or Bing.
Another reason why you need to delete Feed.amazingtab.com is its online data-tracking activity. It can collect confidential information, including:
- IP addresses;
- URLs visited;
- search queries/terms;
- clicks on links and ads;
- browser version information.
We strongly advise that you perform the steps below which will assist you to remove Feed.amazingtab.com using the standard features of Windows and some proven free programs.
Remove Feed.amazingtab.com from Google Chrome, Firefox, IE, Edge
The answer is right here on this web page. We have put together simplicity and efficiency. It will help you easily to free your machine of hijacker. Moreover, you can choose manual or automatic removal solution. If you are familiar with the PC then use manual removal, otherwise use the free anti malware utility made specifically to delete hijacker infection such as Feed.amazingtab.com. Of course, you may combine both methods. Certain of the steps below will require you to exit this page. So, please read the step-by-step guidance carefully, after that bookmark or print it for later reference.
To remove Feed.amazingtab.com, use the following steps:
- How to manually remove Feed.amazingtab.com
- Scan your system and get rid of Feed.amazingtab.com with free utilities
- How to block Feed.amazingtab.com redirect
- Don’t know how your web-browser has been hijacked by Feed.amazingtab.com browser hijacker infection?
- Finish words
How to manually remove Feed.amazingtab.com
The instructions will help you remove Feed.amazingtab.com redirect. These Feed.amazingtab.com removal steps work for the Firefox, Microsoft Edge, IE and Chrome, as well as every version of MS Windows operating system.
Uninstall Feed.amazingtab.com associated software by using MS Windows Control Panel
The process of browser hijacker infection removal is generally the same across all versions of MS Windows OS from 10 to XP. To start with, it is necessary to check the list of installed programs on your PC system and remove all unused, unknown and suspicious apps.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
Once the ‘Control Panel’ opens, click the ‘Uninstall a program’ link under Programs category as displayed in the following example.
You will see the ‘Uninstall a program’ panel as displayed on the image below.
Very carefully look around the entire list of applications installed on your computer. Most likely, one of them is the browser hijacker which created to redirect your web browser to the Feed.amazingtab.com web-page. If you’ve many applications installed, you can help simplify the search of malicious software by sort the list by date of installation. Once you have found a dubious, unwanted or unused application, right click to it, after that click ‘Uninstall’.
Windows XP, Vista, 7
Once the Windows ‘Control Panel’ opens, you need to press ‘Uninstall a program’ under ‘Programs’ as on the image below.
You will see a list of programs installed on your personal computer. We recommend to sort the list by date of installation to quickly find the programs that were installed last. Most probably, it is the browser hijacker which designed to redirect your browser to the Feed.amazingtab.com webpage. If you are in doubt, you can always check the program by doing a search for her name in Google, Yahoo or Bing. When the program which you need to remove is found, simply press on its name, and then click ‘Uninstall’ as displayed in the figure below.
Remove Feed.amazingtab.com from Internet Explorer
By resetting IE browser you revert back your web browser settings to its default state. This is good initial when troubleshooting problems that might have been caused by hijacker such as Feed.amazingtab.com.
First, start the Internet Explorer, then click ‘gear’ icon . It will show the Tools drop-down menu on the right part of the web-browser, then click the “Internet Options” as displayed below.
In the “Internet Options” screen, select the “Advanced” tab, then click the “Reset” button. The IE will show the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” prompt. Further, press the “Delete personal settings” check box to select it. Next, click the “Reset” button like below.
After the procedure is finished, press “Close” button. Close the Internet Explorer and restart your machine for the changes to take effect. This step will help you to restore your web browser’s search provider, startpage and newtab to default state.
Remove Feed.amazingtab.com from Google Chrome
Reset Chrome settings is a easy way to remove the hijacker infection, malicious and adware extensions, as well as to restore the web browser’s search provider, home page and new tab that have been replaced by browser hijacker infection.
- First, start the Chrome and press the Menu icon (icon in the form of three dots).
- It will show the Chrome main menu. Select More Tools, then click Extensions.
- You’ll see the list of installed extensions. If the list has the extension labeled with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following guidance: Remove Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy.
- Now open the Google Chrome menu once again, click the “Settings” menu.
- Next, press “Advanced” link, that located at the bottom of the Settings page.
- On the bottom of the “Advanced settings” page, click the “Reset settings to their original defaults” button.
- The Chrome will show the reset settings prompt as on the image above.
- Confirm the internet browser’s reset by clicking on the “Reset” button.
- To learn more, read the article How to reset Chrome settings to default.
Remove Feed.amazingtab.com from Mozilla Firefox by resetting web-browser settings
If the Firefox internet browser program is hijacked, then resetting its settings can help. The Reset feature is available on all modern version of Mozilla Firefox. A reset can fix many issues by restoring Firefox settings such as newtab, start page and search provider to their original state. When using the reset feature, your personal information such as passwords, bookmarks, browsing history and web form auto-fill data will be saved.
Start the Mozilla Firefox and click the menu button (it looks like three stacked lines) at the top right of the internet browser screen. Next, click the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu. It will display the slide-out menu.
Select the “Troubleshooting information”. If you’re unable to access the Help menu, then type “about:support” in your address bar and press Enter. It bring up the “Troubleshooting Information” page as shown on the image below.
Click the “Refresh Firefox” button at the top right of the Troubleshooting Information page. Select “Refresh Firefox” in the confirmation dialog box. The Firefox will begin a task to fix your problems that caused by the browser hijacker infection which cause Feed.amazingtab.com webpage to appear. When, it is finished, click the “Finish” button.
Scan your system and get rid of Feed.amazingtab.com with free utilities
The browser hijacker can hide its components which are difficult for you to find out and delete completely. This can lead to the fact that after some time, the hijacker again infect your machine and change settings of all your typical internet browsers to Feed.amazingtab.com. Moreover, I want to note that it’s not always safe to get rid of hijacker manually, if you don’t have much experience in setting up and configuring the Microsoft Windows operating system. The best solution to detect and delete hijackers is to use free malicious software removal programs.
How to automatically remove Feed.amazingtab.com with Zemana Anti Malware
Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) is a free application for MS Windows OS to scan for and remove potentially unwanted applications, ad-supported software, malicious web-browser extensions, browser toolbars, and other undesired applications like hijacker which cause a redirect to Feed.amazingtab.com page, installed on your system.
- Download Zemana on your computer by clicking on the link below.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: March 3, 2018
- When downloading is finished, close all applications and windows on your computer. Open a folder in which you saved it. Double-click on the icon that’s named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup.
- Further, click Next button and follow the prompts.
- Once install is done, press the “Scan” button to start scanning your PC system for the browser hijacker responsible for redirections to Feed.amazingtab.com. This task can take quite a while, so please be patient. While the Zemana Anti Malware application is checking, you can see number of objects it has identified as threat.
- Once Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) has finished scanning your system, you can check all threats detected on your PC system. In order to get rid of all threats, simply click “Next”. After finished, you may be prompted to restart your PC system.
Scan and clean your computer of browser hijacker with Hitman Pro
HitmanPro is a free program which designed to get rid of malicious software, PUPs, ‘ad supported’ software and hijackers from your PC system running Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 7, XP (32-bit and 64-bit). It will allow to find and get rid of hijacker infection that cause a reroute to Feed.amazingtab.com webpage, including its files, folders and registry keys.
- Visit the page linked below to download HitmanPro. Save it on your Windows desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: December 8, 2017
- When the download is finished, double click the HitmanPro icon. Once this utility is started, click “Next” button to perform a system scan with this tool for the hijacker infection that cause a redirect to Feed.amazingtab.com site. This process can take quite a while, so please be patient. When a malicious software, adware or potentially unwanted programs are detected, the number of the security threats will change accordingly.
- Once that process is finished, the results are displayed in the scan report. You may get rid of items (move to Quarantine) by simply click “Next” button. Now click the “Activate free license” button to start the free 30 days trial to remove all malware found.
Run Malwarebytes to remove Feed.amazingtab.com redirect
You can remove Feed.amazingtab.com home page automatically with a help of Malwarebytes Free. We recommend this free malware removal utility because it may easily get rid of browser hijackers, ‘ad supported’ software, potentially unwanted applications and toolbars with all their components such as files, folders and registry entries.
Visit the page linked below to download the latest version of MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) for Microsoft Windows. Save it on your Desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: March 20, 2018
Once the downloading process is finished, close all windows on your PC. Further, start the file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” prompt pops up like below, click the “Yes” button.
It will show the “Setup wizard” which will assist you setup MalwareBytes Free on the PC. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
Once install is done successfully, click Finish button. Then MalwareBytes Free will automatically start and you can see its main window as shown below.
Next, click the “Scan Now” button to perform a system scan with this tool for the browser hijacker that causes web browsers to show undesired Feed.amazingtab.com web site. A scan may take anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the count of files on your system and the speed of your computer. When a malicious software, adware or potentially unwanted apps are found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly.
After MalwareBytes has finished scanning your personal computer, you can check all threats found on your machine. Next, you need to press “Quarantine Selected” button.
The MalwareBytes will begin to remove hijacker infection responsible for redirecting your internet browser to Feed.amazingtab.com web site. When finished, you can be prompted to reboot your computer. We recommend you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the MalwareBytes AntiMalware to delete browser hijackers, adware and other malicious software.
How to block Feed.amazingtab.com redirect
It is also critical to protect your browsers from malicious web pages and ads by using an adblocker program like AdGuard. Security experts says that it will greatly reduce the risk of malware, and potentially save lots of money. Additionally, the AdGuard can also protect your privacy by blocking almost all trackers.
Visit the following page to download AdGuard. Save it on your Desktop.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: July 17, 2017
After downloading is finished, double-click the downloaded file to run it. The “Setup Wizard” window will show up on the computer screen as on the image below.
Follow the prompts. AdGuard will then be installed and an icon will be placed on your desktop. A window will show up asking you to confirm that you want to see a quick guidance as on the image below.
Press “Skip” button to close the window and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” to see an quick guidance that will help you get to know AdGuard better.
Each time, when you start your computer, AdGuard will start automatically and block popup ads, Feed.amazingtab.com redirect, as well as other harmful or misleading web-sites. For an overview of all the features of the program, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, that may be found on your desktop.
Don’t know how your web-browser has been hijacked by Feed.amazingtab.com browser hijacker infection?
Once you’ve finished the few simple steps shown above, your personal computer should be clean from this hijacker and other malicious software. The MS Edge, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will no longer open undesired Feed.amazingtab.com page on startup. Unfortunately, if the tutorial does not help you, then you have caught a new browser hijacker, and then the best way – ask for help.
Please create a new question by using the “Ask Question” button in the Questions and Answers. Try to give us some details about your problems, so we can try to help you more accurately. Wait for one of our trained “Security Team” or Site Administrator to provide you with knowledgeable assistance tailored to your problem with the unwanted Feed.amazingtab.com home page.