How to Remove StartJoy New Tab?

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How to Remove StartJoy New Tab?

Postby Frances » 2016-05-11 3:03


There is a StartJoy New Tab installed on your browser and your have no idea how StartJoy New Tab gets itself into you computer? What is StartJoy New Tab and how to remove StartJoy New Tab completely from computer? This post is where you can find the answer.


What is StartJoy New Tab ?


StartJoy New Tab is a browser extension which claims to help you “Turn your browser into
social & media center”. Seems like StartJoy New Tab is a very helpful application for computer users. However you may find that StartJoy New Tab issues many problems once it installed on your computer.

First you may find that there is a StartJoy extensions added on your browsers, your browser home page and default search engine have been changed to search.StartJoy.com, and then you will realize your chrome new tab page has been changed to StartJoy New Tab without your consent. StartJoy New Tab is potentially unwanted similar to Linkey New Tab, Rocket New Tab, Quick Start New Tab, and SpeeDial New Tab.

On the other hand StartJoy New Tab Search can not offer you reliable search results because the search results from StartJoy New Tab are filled with advertisements and sponsored links. You may receive many annoying pop up advertisements and when you search for something you might be redirected to some other unknown website which may contains malicious programs.

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How your Computer Got Infected with StartJoy New Tab Browser Hijacker Virus?


Usually StartJoy New Tab comes bundled with free applications from the internet, such as free softwares, videos, system utilities. When you download and install these free applications you may agree to let the StartJoy New Tab becomes your home page and default search engine.

To protect browsers from being infected with hijackers like StartJoy New Tab, Computer users should pay more attention on their online activity and should always be thoughtful and careful when they install something. Keep in mind the Advanced or Custom installation should be your first choice and do not select to install anything that is not familiar to you.


How to Remove StartJoy New Tab:


      Option 1 Remove StartJoy New Tab Manually

      Step 1 Remove StartJoy New Tab Related Program from Computer
      Step 2 Remove StartJoy New Tab Related Add-on & Extensions from your Browsers

      Option 2 Remove StartJoy New Tab Automatically with Remover--Cloud System Booster

      Step 1 Remove StartJoy New Tab Related Program with Cloud System Booster In-built & Free Tool–Anvi Uninstaller
      Step 2 Remove StartJoy New Tab Related Add-on or Extension with Cloud System Booster Slim Toolbar Feature
      Step 3 Remove StartJoy New Tab from IE/Firefox/Chrome with Cloud System Booster In-built & Free Tool–Anvi Browser Repair Tool
      Step 4 Remove StartJoy New Tab Leftovers and Optimize your Browser & System with Cloud System Booster

      Fishing Website Blocking Tips (IMPORTANT)


Option 1 Remove StartJoy New Tab Manually


Step 1 Remove StartJoy New Tab Related Program from Computer

Windows 7/Vista users:
    Click "Start" ("Windows Logo" in the bottom left corner of your desktop), choose "Control Panel".
    Locate "Programs", "Uninstall a Program".
    Look for suspicious program, select this entry and click Uninstall.

Windows 8 users:
    Click "Charms bar", choose "Settings" and click "Control Panel".
    Locate and click "Uninstall a program".
    Look for suspicious related program, select its entry and click Uninstall.

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    Please note, StartJoy New Tab related program may vary by name and you are suggested to uninstall any suspicious or unfamiliar third party program.



Step 2 Remove StartJoy New Tab Related Add-ons & Extensions from your Browsers

* Remove StartJoy New Tab from Internet Explorer

    1. Click Tools and select Manage add-ons.
    2. On the Toolbars and Extensions tab search for any unwanted add-on and remove it if located.
    3. Click on Search providers, remove the StartJoy New Tab related engines from the list.
    3. Go to Tools> Internet Options> General > Replace StartJoy New Tab with a desired domain like www.google.com> Click Apply to complete the operation.
    4. Close your Internet Explorer, right click on your IE shortcut and then click on the Properties option.
    In the shortcut tab, remove StartJoy New Tab related path from the Target box, click on Apply and OK to save the change.


* Remove StartJoy New Tab from Mozilla Firefox

    1. Type Ctrl+Shift+A.
    2. On the Extensions and Plugin search for the any unwanted add-on extensions and plugins and remove or disable it.
    3. Enter “about:config” in url bar. This will open settings page.
    4. Type "Keyword.url ", ”browser.search.defaultengine”, then “browser.search.selectedengine”, "browser.newtab.url" in the search box,Right-click and reset. This will make sure that the StartJoy New Tab won’t launch on itself.
    5. Go to Tools> Options> General> Replace StartJoy New Tab related site with a preferred domain> Click OK to complete the change.
    6. Close your Firefox, right click on your Firefox shortcut and then click on the Properties option.
    In the shortcut tab, remove StartJoy New Tab related path from the Target box, click on Apply and OK to save the change.

*Remove StartJoy New Tab from Google Chrome

    1 Click on Wrench or 3-Bars icon next to the address bar and navigate to Tools > Extensions,disable or uninstall unwanted extensions .
    2 Go to ‘Wrench or 3-Bars icon’ > ‘settings’ > ‘Manage search engines'.
    Click on the X to remove StartJoy New Tab and make google.com as your default search engine.
    3 Go to ‘Wrench or 3-Bars icon’ > ‘Settings’ > ‘Appearances’> ‘Show Home button’, click on the Change button to change your browser homepage.
    4. Close your Google Chrome, right click on your Chrome shortcut and then click on the Properties option.
    In the shortcut tab, remove StartJoy New Tab related path from the Target box, click on Apply and OK to save the change.


Option 2 Remove StartJoy New Tab Automatically with Remover--Cloud System Booster


    About Cloud System Booster:

    Cloud System Booster is a small and high efficient utility based on cloud technology which can run on most versions of Microsoft Windows Operating System. Cloud System Booster consists of four main function module including Registry Cleaner, Disk Cleaner, Optimizer and PC Repair to maximize your PC performance by cleaning junk files, disabling unneeded services, clearing 3rd party applications, and repairing registry errors.

    With in-built free system tool Anvi Uninstaller, Anvi Sartup Booster, and Anvi Browser Repair Tool, Cloud System Booster is efficient enough for you to completely uninstall suspicious program, optimize your computer boot time, stop those self-restarted services and repair your browsers. Cloud System Booster also can protect your privacy by cleaning your browsing history, temporary internet files, browser cookies and extensions, minimizing the chance of falling into Internet scam.

    In the newest version of Cloud System Booster, two new features are added, namely, Context Menu Manager and Folder Migration. Context Menu Manager is for you to manage your right-click menu, you can enable or disable them easily. Folder Migration is for computer users to free up your system volume folder space by moving files to other volumes. Download and try these features!

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    Step 1 Remove StartJoy New Tab Related Program with Cloud System Booster In-built & Free Tool–Anvi Uninstaller


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      2 Open Cloud System Booster, click on Toolbox(click on the arrow at the bottom of the main screen)—Anvi Uninstaller–-Download this uninstall tool.

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      3 When Anvi Uninstaller opened, find the StartJoy New Tab related programs, or you can click on Recently Installed tab, then you will find the programs recently installed on your computer. Choose the suspicious or unfamiliar one, click on the Uninstall button to uninstall them.

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    Step 2 Remove StartJoy New Tab Related Add-on or Extension with Cloud System Booster Slim Toolbar Featurer

      1 Slim Toolbar feature is designed for computer users to remove and delete browser add-ons, extensions and plugins. To remove browser add-on and extension with Slim Toolbar feature, you need to upgrade your Cloud System Booster to its PRO version. Please clicking Buy Now button below to do this:

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      2 On the main screen of Cloud System Booster, click on the arrow button (lower right corner), then click on the Slim Toolbar tab to scan your computer.

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      3 Check StartJoy New Tab related add-on and extensions, remove them from your browsers.

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      Important Tips: Some browser extensions or add-ons are so malicious that it will come back again even you uninstalled it. Now you can use the Remove & Lock feature from the Ignore drop down option to remove browser extension and lock its installation path to prevent it come back after you restart your computer.


    Step 3 Remove StartJoy New Tab from IE/Firefox/Chrome with Cloud System Booster In-built & Free Tool–Anvi Browser Repair Tool

    Anvi Browser Repair Tool is a free browser application designed to help computer users repair their browser problems. With One-Click Solution, Anvi Browser Repair Tool can help users easily clear browser history and download history, caches, cookies, repair browser home page and search engine modified by malwares, fix registry errors, networking settings and many other problems may happened to your browsers. Anvi Browser Repair Tool is devoted into making you surfing online with a lighter and safer browser.

    1 Go to the main screen of Cloud System Booster, click on Toolbox, then Download and Run Anvi Browser Repair Tool to repair your browsers. Anvi Browser Repair Tool is IE, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome supported. Just choose the browse you want to repair, start your browser repair trip.

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    2 Click on the IE or Firefox or Chrome browser icon, an then select the items you want to repair, such as clear browser history, clear browser cookies,reset browser home page or search engine.

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    Step 4 Remove StartJoy New Tab Leftovers and Optimize your Browser & System with Cloud System Booster

      After the StartJoy New Tab program has been removed from your system, some residual files maybe still in there. You need clean your computer.

      1 On the main screen of Cloud System Booster, go to Disk Cleaner, Internet Explorer,Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox tab, please select Internet Explorer Cookies, Mozilla Firefox Cookies and Google Chrome Cookies option, and then back to the main screen of Cloud System Booster. You can also check the items you want to clean or optimize from Registry Cleaner, Optimizer and PC Repair module.

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      2 Now you can click on the Quick Care button to clean your computer quickly. Once the scan completes, there will come out a results screen, click Clear button to remove those junk files, browser cookies, invalid registry entries to maximize your computer performance. (You may also click the numbers to view detailed results.)

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    Fishing Website Blocking Tips (IMPORTANT)


    To block Popup ads and any unwanted or malicious website, you can take advantage of this ads-block tool--Anvi AD Blocker. Anvi AD Blocker is designed to automatically filter and block malicious websites, phishing sites, pop-up ads, etc. to build a solid browser hijacker defense to your system. Please click the “Free Download” picture below to download this tool directly.

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    For instance, to block the StartJoy New Tab from your web browser, you can just add this StartJoy New Tab to the blacklist of Anvi AD Blocker by clicking More-> Settings->under the blacklist tab, click the Add URL button->Enter StartJoy New Tab in the appeared window->click Add button to add the url and close the add url window-> click Apply on the settings menu to make it and click X to close the window and save the change.

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Good Luck and be safe online.
Frances
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