How to remove add-ons from Internet Explorer

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What is Add-on?

Every day we do the same actions on some websites. For making it easier, people use add-ons. If you don’t know what is add-on, here the answer. Browser add-on – program, which is injected into the browser. They are accomplishing various tasks, from playing radio and TV to helping people from different countries to communicate. But there are some delusive add-ons, that can damage your computer or steal your information. So it is not safe for your privacy and PC to keep those add-ons (also called adware and Potentially Unwanted Program) on your computer. We recommend you don’t install these add-ons or remove them if they were stealth installed. You can remove them in 2 ways.

internet explorer add-ons

Manually or automatically. Add-on is an extension that enhances the performance, speed, and convenience of your browser. To accomplish one task you are presented with several variants of extensions. It may be the game that will help you to have fun, weather, converters, any readers to read all formats of document in your browser, players, mail notice, etc. Also, add-ons provide easy browsing on the internet and quick search. In general, we can say that add-ons greatly simplify browsing. It is not so hard to install add-on. Just open extension store iegallery.com/addons and click on add-on picture. Before installing make sure to read reviews, see ratings, but when you download or install freeware on your PC be careful during installation and don’t accept the dubious offers. Some add-ons can harm your PC, have access to your data and greatly reduce the performance of your computer. In such cases, it is necessary to remove this add-on immediately.

Manually remove add-ons from Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open Internet Explorer;
  2. Press Alt+T, or Click on Gear Icon in the right-top corner;
  3. Click Manage Add-ons;
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions;
  5. Find unwanted add-on and Click Disable ;
  6. Click More information button;
  7. Click Remove

Sometimes, to completely uninstall an extension, you’ll need to visit the Windows Control Panel and uninstall the unwanted plug-in.

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Onlinereviewsapptab.com hijacker.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows XP.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find Onlinereviewsapptab.com and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 7.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find Onlinereviewsapptab.com, select it and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 8 (8.1).

Windows 10:

  1. Click on the Start button (or press the Windows key) to open the Start menu, click on the Settings at the top.
  2. Click on App & features on the left menu.
  3. On the right side, locate Onlinereviewsapptab.com and click it, then click on the Uninstall button.
  4. Click on Uninstall to confirm.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 10

Note: If you can’t find required program, sort programs by date in Control panel and search for last installed programs.

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