Remove MiuiTab – Adware Removal

So, your computer is infected the MiuiTab advertisements. As you wouldn’t be here right. Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox can be infected with adware as you click to fast thru a installation process and agree by installation a third party browser extension.

It is this browser extension that is promoting the advertisements as “Ads by MiuiTab” in your browser. This browser extension will also display pop-ups to redirect your browser to even more unwanted websites or expensive support-call telephone scams.

Here a few tips to prevent MiuiTab ads in the future. After reading these tips, follow our removal-instruction to get rid of the annoying MiuiTab advertisements.

  • Do not download free-software from, cnet, softonic, brothersoft etc, as they use download manager with third party adware.
  • Update your Flash Player and Browser to prevent drive-by-downloads containing adware or worse..(viruses, backdoors).
  • Read, read and read. As you are downloading free-software, read what you actually install on your computer, decline software you do not want or need.

Remove MiuiTab – Adware Removal


MiuiTab – Removal Guide (Menu)

  • It is recommended to follow all first five steps in this instruction to get rid of MiuiTab and clean your computer. All software we advise in this instruction is free.

Step 1 – Remove MiuiTab files with AdwCleaner

Step 2 – Remove MiuiTab files with MalwareBytes Anti-Malware

Step 3 – Remove MiuiTab with AVAST Browser Cleanup

If you experience MiuiTab on Apple Mac OSX instead of Microsoft Windows, follow our generic guide to remove adware from Mac OSX for free. This complete guide includes detailed instructions and a free adware removal tool for Mac OSX.

Optional Steps to get rid of MiuiTab

  • These optional steps are only needed when the problem is not solved using the first five steps in this removal instruction.

arrow_rightReset Internet Explorer to default settings

arrow_rightReset Google Chrome to default settings

arrow_rightReset Mozilla Firefox to default settings

arrow_rightScan for MiuiTab with Surfright HitmanPRO


adwcleanerRemove MiuiTab files using AdwCleaner

AdwCleaner will scan for MiuiTab malicious files in your computer and browser.
The AdwCleaner tool will scan for malicious Services, Folders, Files, Shortcuts, Registry keys and Browser Extensions for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Firefox. After the scan you can remove the found malicious items using AdwCleaner and clean your computer and browser(s).

download Download AdwCleaner

warningNotice: if you have problems downloading AdwCleaner, because of popups that keep opening when clicking a link because of adware
Goto this url:

  • Before running AdwCleaner, close all open programs and browsers.
  • Select the executable for AdwCleaner you just downloaded from the link above.
  • Accept their terms by clicking the “I Agree” button

adwcleaner terms

  • Select the Scan button to start scanning your computer and browser for malicious files.

adwcleaner scan

  • to remove the malicious items found by AdwCleaner using the detection Scan, select the Cleaning button.

adwcleaner cleaning

  • Make sure to close all open programs and browser(s) to continue removing the detected items from your computer.
  • Click OK to continue.

adwcleaner close programs - save work

  • Your computer is rebooted after the removal process.

malwarebytesRemove MiuiTab files with MalwareBytes Anti-Malware

downloadDownload MalwareBytes Anti-Malware

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free’s industry-leading scanner detects and removes malware like worms, Trojans, rootkits, rogues, spyware, and more. All you have to do is launch Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free and run a scan. It’s that simple.
Or if you want even better protection, consider Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium and its instant real-time scanner that automatically prevents malware and websites from infecting your PC.
Either way you’re crushing malware and foiling hackers.
MalwareBytes Anti-Malware works great alongside Antivirus software, both MalwareBytes Anti-Malware and Antivirus software go along and provide the best protection for your computer.

informationInstall MalwareBytes Anti-Malware using it’s installation wizard.

MalwareBytes Anti-Malware needs no configs or specific settings, just install and you are ready to scan your computer for malware and free removal.


  • Select Scan Now to perform a anti-malware scan.

malwarebytes - scan now

  • Malwarebytes computer is scanning for malicious items, this might take a while, please wait for MalwareBytes Anti-Malware to finish.

malwarebytes - scanning process

  • When the detection scan is finished, a window appears with the malware found by MalwareBytes.
    To remove the found malware from your computer, select the Remove Selected button.

malwarebytes - remove selected

  • All found items will be put in quarantine, if MalwareBytes Anti-Malware requires to a reboot to do so, please allow MalwareBytes Anti-Malware to reboot Windows.

malwarebytes - finished

avast_logoRemove MiuiTab with AVAST Browser Cleanup

download Download AVAST Browser Cleanup

  • Open Avast Browser Cleanup
  • Review the browser extensions with a poor reputation, found by Avast Browser Cleanup. You can remove them separately or select the Remove all add-ons button in the top right corner (recommended).

avast browser cleanup - remove all extensions

  • Select your default Search Provider, either Yahoo or Bing, choose one.

avast browser cleanup - select search provider

  • All extensions are now successfully removed from your browser(s). If you would like to reset or remove other extensions from your browser, use the Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome button on the left menu in Avast Browser Cleanup.

avast browser cleanup - all extensions removed

  • To Reset your browser, select Reset Settings
  • Select Exclude add-ons with a good rating to review possible other extensions that might cause ads.
  • Select Remove to remove a extension
  • Repeat this step for either Firefox and Google Chrome using the left menu.

avast browser cleanup - remove individual extensions

Reset Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox to default settings

internet-explorer-logo Reset Internet Explorer to default settings

Follow instructions

  • Note If you are running Windows 8.1 or Windows 8, start Internet Explorer from the desktop. Changing your settings will affect both Internet Explorer and Internet Explorer that you start from the desktop.
    1. Start Internet Explorer
    2. On the Tools menu, tap or click Internet options. If you don’t see theTools menu, press Alt.
    3. In the Internet Options window, tap or click the Advanced tab
    4. Tap or click Reset. If you’re using Windows Internet Explorer 6, clickRestore Default
    5. In the Reset Internet Explorer Settings dialog box, tap or clickReset.Note Select the Delete personal settings check box if you also want to remove browsing history, search providers, Accelerators, home pages, Tracking Protection, and ActiveX Filtering data.
    6. When Internet Explorer finishes applying the default settings, tap or clickClose, and then tap or click OK.
    7. Exit Internet Explorer and again start Internet Explorer.

google-chrome-logo Reset Google Chrome to default settings

Reset Google Chrome to default settings

  1. In the top-right corner of the browser window, click the Chrome menu SNP_2696434_en_v1
  2. Select Settings.
  3. At the bottom, click Show advanced settings.
  4. Under the section “Reset settings,” click Reset settings.
  5. In the dialog that appears, click Reset.Note: When the “Help make Google Chrome better by reporting the current settings” checkbox is selected you are anonymously sending Google your Chrome settings. Reporting these settings allows Google to analyze trends and work to prevent future unwanted settings changes.

Settings that change

  • Default search engine and saved search engines will be reset and to their original defaults.
  • Homepage button will be hidden and the URL that you previously set will be removed.
  • Default startup tabs will be cleared. The browser will show a new tab when you startup or continue where you left off if you’re on a Chromebook.
  • New Tab page will be empty unless you have a version of Chrome with an extension that controls it. In that case your page may be preserved.
  • Pinned tabs will be unpinned.
  • Content settings will be cleared and reset to their installation defaults.
  • Cookies and site data will be cleared.
  • Extensions and themes will be disabled.

mozilla-firefox-logo Reset Mozilla Firefox to default settings

Note: When using the reset feature, your bookmarks, browsing history, open tabs, windows, passwords, cookies and web form auto-fill information will be saved. However, your extensions and themes will be removed and your preferences will be reset.
  1. Click the menu button firefox menu  and then click help firefox help .
  2. From the Help menu choose Troubleshooting Information.
    If you’re unable to access the Help menu, type about:supportin your address bar to bring up the Troubleshooting Information page.
  3. Click the Reset Firefox… button in the upper-right corner of the Troubleshooting Information page.
  4. To continue, click Reset Firefox in the confirmation window that opens.
  5. Firefox will close and be reset.
  6. When it’s done, a window will list the information that was imported. ClickFinish and Firefox will open.

hitmanpro_surfrightRemove MiuiTab with SurfRight HitmanPRO

downloadDownload HitmanPRO

  • Run HitmanPro.exe

SurfRight - HitmanPro - Remove MiuiTab

  • Click Next button

SurfRight - HitmanPro - Remove MiuiTab

  • Select checkbox “I accept the terms of the license agreement
  • Click Next button

SurfRight - HitmanPro - Remove MiuiTab

  • Make sure checkbox “Yes, create a copy of HitmanPro” is checked.
  • Click Next button

SurfRight - HitmanPro - Remove MiuiTab

  • Free scan is running, please wait. This malware scan might take a while.

SurfRight - HitmanPro - Remove MiuiTab

  • After the scan is complete, leave the found results as they are. Consider reviewing the items before continue.
  • Click Next button

SurfRight - HitmanPro - Remove MiuiTab

  • Click “Activate free license“. This free license is valid for thirty days.

SurfRight - HitmanPro - Remove MiuiTab

  • Enter your e-mail address to complete the free registration.
  • Click Activate button

SurfRight - HitmanPro - Remove MiuiTab

  • Your free license is activated successfully!
  • Select OK button

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  • Review your results or save the log file with the “Save Log” link.
  • Save all your work, click Reboot button

information If you still experience problems with MiuiTab, run a scan with Emsisoft Anti-Malware using this instruction.



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