How to remove (uninstall) SideCubes

 

In this article we are explaining how to remove SideCubes from computer and all well-known browsers! Here you'll find instructions for all versions of Windows, and for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, IE and Safari.

 

What is SideCubes

How to remove SideCubes

 

 

SideCubes is an adware that penetrates user's PC with help of method, known as "bundled installation". It is added to installation package with few useful free programs, and these packages are distributed via large file-sharing services, so many users just download and install SideCubes without knowing what they actually did. After the download, SideCubes implements itself in the browsers, and changes their settings. The most important changes are the new homepage, new search engine and the properties of the browser shortcut. These changes are made to force user to visit the website of SideCubes, and use its services. And the use of those services helps the adware to show more ads, and opens the way on user's PC for other unwanted programs. In fact, this isn the neverending story, because the infection will grow further until the computer just won't be able to launch, because of dozens of viruses and fake tools that are running at the same time. If you want to stop this - we can help you.

How to remove SideCubes

Strictly speaking, SideCubes is not a virus, but, though, it has rootkit skill to install it own folders, registry keys and files deeply into the operating system. Either, using browser hijacking this virus checks user's search queries, while you are browsing amazon.com, e-bay and another sites. It distinguishes the website kind and attempts to find out what coupons or special offers are available to demonstrate at the present time. Furthermore, SideCubes likewise additionally employs the wide set of spying technologies: web beacons, cookies, etc., in order to find out guarantee you coupons, which are the most relevant to a user's interests and user's browsing manners. Basically, SideCubes compiles the data about user clicks, your actions on the websites user attend, search terms. Nevertheless, certain researchers now claim about the potential of compiling personally identifiable information that is used for demonstrating purposed marketing records and advertisements. SideCubes authors affirm that such monitoring is being employed only in aim of system enhancement and quality enhancement.

Uninstalling from Windows 7

1. Uninstall SideCubes from Control Panel (Start - Control Panel - Uninstall a program - Uninstall SideCubes)

2. Erase next folders

  • %APPDATA%\SideCubes

3. Erase next registry keys

  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\SideCubes

Removing from Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by:, select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.

6. Uninstall SideCubes from Control Panel (Control Panel - Uninstall a program - Uninstall SideCubes)

7. Remove folders and registry keys like on Windows 7.

How to delete SideCubes from browser

SideCubes is a harmful browser hijacker, which is directed at showing advertisements, coupons and sponsored links via a pop-up box on video services, search engines like Bing and Google, social networks like Google+, online stores like eBay, and different websites. Likewise, SideCubes produces opportune ads, when you are browsing online stores. According to the presentation of the tool, SideCubes is aimed to save money while surfing on the Internet. This application works on multiply browsers: Opera and IE. Malware researchers recommend users get rid of SideCubes of PC and browsers, because it can collect confidential information to divide it with third parties.

How to uninstall SideCubes from Google Chrome

Remove add-on: Customize and Control Google Chrome - Tools - Extensions - Remove SideCubes

Change homepage: Customize and Control Google Chrome - Settings - On startup-Set pages- Put “about:blank”

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How to uninstall SideCubes from Internet Explorer

Disable add-on: Tools - Manage add-ons - Remove SideCubes

Change homepage: Tools - Internet Options - General - Home page - Put “about:blank”

To change new tab: Tools - Internet Options - General -Tabs

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How to remove SideCubes from Mozilla Firefox

Delete add-on: Tools - Add-ons - Remove SideCubes

Homepage: Tools - Options - General - Put “about:blank” into homepage field

To change new tab:

  • Put “about:config” into address bar;
  • Confirm the suggestion;
  • Search for “browser.newtab.url”;
  • Reset this field (right-click and choose reset).

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SideCubes step-by-step removal guide

 

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0 #7 Kate 2016-02-01 12:08
Quoting george:
is it really working?

Of course
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0 #6 george 2016-01-31 09:54
is it really working?
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0 #5 Josh 2015-11-05 07:54
Thanx for help, my browser is free now! :lol: :lol: :lol:
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0 #4 Unknown 2015-08-24 11:56
Tomo I have the same issue as you if you happened to find a way to get rid of it do let me know please. thanks in advance!
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0 #3 Tomo 2015-08-16 14:47
Removed shortcut and works perfect now.
Thanks for help Kate
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+1 #2 Kate 2015-08-14 12:11
Hello,
1) Check your browser shortcut
2) Reset browser settings
Common guide for Internet Explorer: http://pcfixhelp.net/clean-internet-explorer
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+3 #1 Tomo 2015-08-13 21:06
Hi,
None of your help works for me.
1st opening of explorer opens sidecubes.Next tabs are fine just the 1st always side cubes.if I close internet explorer and reopen again sidecubes again on 1st page.
I dont have it in programs,addons ect.
Any suggestions?
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