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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Uninstall Tube Dimmer Effectively-Malware Removal Guide

Overview of Tube Dimmer

Tube Dimmer is an unwanted browser extension or add-on program which claims to enhance users’ viewing experience by providing help with setting the mood and dimming the lights on their video websites. To attract people’s further attention, Tube Dimmer also states that it takes less than 10 seconds to install and enable users to watch their video with no ads around. The Tube Dimmer desccription on download.cnet website seems attractive and it seems to be a useful video tool. Yeah, it is indeed a program everyone is talking about. But don’t be tricked by its lie.
If you don’t download this malware of your own accord, it also can attach itself to your browser compulsively. You may get it within 10 seacons, but you may also have a very very hard time to get it uninstalled. 

Lot of users are complaining on the website now, and let's see some examples: 

“Tube Dimmer seems to add UNSTOPPABLE processes to Windows which hijack your web browser(s) and redirect you to phishing websites, junk advertising webpages, who knows what else...evil, evil, evil...I even tried a Malwarebytes Full System Scan in Windows XP Safe Mode...tried Kaspersky's TDSS rootkit killer...no luck” 

“However I still have this thing called Tube Dimmer which I can not get rid of. The AdwCleaner deleted the Visual Bee but is not picking up the Tube Dimmer.Can anyone help me with this please? I use Mozilla FIrefox.” 

“Tube Dimmer 2.6.43 continually attaches itself to my Firefox even after I removed it! I do not want it, I did not ask for; yet it keeps attaching itself. If this is the way of prompting this product, they should realize is not very productive and bad for business.”

Tube Dimmer is a Malware Program

1.It compusively attaches it self to your browser without end; 
2.It is not competible with your browser;  
3.It is hard to be removed; various security tools can’t pick it up;  
4.It may leads you to whether phishing webs or advertising pages;
5.It pops up constantly to interfere your internet activities.

Get Rid of Tube Dimmer Manually

Solution 1: Remove Tube Dimmer Manually

Solution 1: Remove Tube Dimmer Manually

*Backup reminder: assure to back up your computer before making any change. 

1) Use windows Task Manager to end unwanted processes. 
 Press CTRL+ALT+DLE or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC to launch Task Manager. 

2) Try to remove Tube Dimmer add-on from Control Panel.

3) Show hidden files.
Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options. 
When Folder Options window opens, click on its View tab, tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then press OK. 

4) Search for the Tube Dimmer related files and remove
Possible location: 
%[UserName]\Application Data\ 
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.random.dll

5) Go to the Register Editor, then find and delete all files created by Tube Dimmer. 

HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\typelib HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRn HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\[random] HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\[random].dll

Good to Know: If you meet any problem that blocks your removal process, you could feel free to carry out an automatic removal process with removal tool.

Solution 2: Remove Tube Dimmer Automatically with SpyHunter

1: Download removal tool SpyHunter


2: Install SpyHunter after downloading

3: Run SpyHunter and start a full scan

4: Show the scan result and then delete all detected item

Good to Know: Manual removal is an efficient way to get rid of Tube Dimmer. But if you are not familiar with manual operation, you could download SpyHunter from here to get Tube Dimmer removed automatically right now!