Removal Guide

Do you know what is? act similarly like,,, or other similar browser hijackers. This particular application works only on Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Thus, for example, if you have Internet Explorer, it should remain unaffected as if you did not install the hijacker. Our specialists recommend deleting the software because it does not have an original search engine, and it might modify the results. In other words, users could encounter irritating third-party ads that might be dangerous as well. If you think you heard enough, you should slide below the text and erase the application with our provided instructions. However, we encourage users to keep reading the article and learn not only about the browser hijacker's working manner but also how to defend the system from such threats.

There is no doubt that hijacks user’s browser after the installation of an add-on called Fun Safe Tab. If the title sounds familiar, you probably visited The main line on the site says “In today’s cyber environment it is recommended that you browse the web with caution. Will change your newtab and default search settings and add the security tools needed.” Obviously, there is lots of truth in the first sentence, but the second one is not that Removal screenshot
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Neither Fun Safe Tab extension nor can be considered as security tools. On the contrary, our researchers confirm that the software is suspicious, and it might cause troubles for users. If you downloaded the browser hijacker on your own, you should be more careful in the future. For starters, we would advise users to be more suspicious about any program that they may want to install. It is important to check software’s publishers, user reviews, ratings, and so on. Also, it is important to pick a reliable source to download the installer, e.g. an official web page of a reputable software developer.

Fun Safe Tab adds search box below the address bar, and next to it there should be a button called “Scan Domain.” If you click this button, the software will only redirect you to another suspicious search engine. Thus, there are no doubts that the application cannot perform a system scan. What’s more, the add-on should also replace your search engine or homepage with It might look useful at first as it has some links to,,, and so on.

Nonetheless, it does not change the fact that might show modified search results. The browser hijacker uses Yahoo engine to gather the results, but it could also alter them before displaying. In that case, you might see commercial ads, sponsored links, and other annoying content that promotes third-party products. The biggest problem with the ads is that some part of them could come from doubtful web pages. To give an example, you could land on a web page that distributes Trojans, viruses, and other malware. Moreover, the ads could promote other browser hijackers, adware, potentially unwanted programs, and so on.

If your systems safety is important to you, it would be advisable to get rid of The removal instructions below will tell you how to eliminate the browser hijacker manually. To delete it successfully, you should remove Fun Safe Tab extension from affected browser. If you use Google Chrome, make sure that you erase it from all profiles. However, if this seems too complicated, download a trustworthy antimalware tool. The security tool should help you locate any files that are related to the browser hijacker. All you have to do is check the system with the scanning tool and then you can eliminate all threats at once.


Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press Windows Key+E.
  2. Insert given directory into the Explorer %AppData%\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\{Unique Mozilla user ID}\extensions
  3. Locate, right-click it and press Delete.

Google Chrome

  1. Open the Explorer (press Windows Key+E).
  2. Navigate to these locations separately:
    %LOCALAPPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions
    %UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default
  3. Locate ojcneibidakkhnpdkoimliahgcmpbgpb on both directories mentioned above.
  4. Right-click ojcneibidakkhnpdkoimliahgcmpbgpb and press Delete.

Erase from other Google Chrome profiles

  1. Launch the Explorer.
  2. Insert given paths separately:
    %UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Profile.*\Extensions
    %LOCALAPPDATA%\Google\\Chrome\User Data\Profile.*\Extensions
  3. Find ojcneibidakkhnpdkoimliahgcmpbgpb, right-click it and choose Delete.
  4. Go to these locations separately:
    %LOCALAPPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage
    %UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage
  5. Locate and remove these files: chrome-extension_ojcneibidakkhnpdkoimliahgcmpbgpb_0.localstorage-journal and chrome-extension_ojcneibidakkhnpdkoimliahgcmpbgpb_0.localstorage.

In non-techie terms: enters the system with a browser extension that promises a security tool. We are one hundred percent sure that the application cannot provide you with a security tool. Nevertheless, it might set a new search engine that could show you potentially harmful third-party content. To avoid it, users should not only stay away from third-party ads in the results but also delete the browser hijacker from the system. You can get rid of it while following the removal guide above or using a trustworthy antimalware tool.