HpUI.exe is a very malicious process that is related to some adware browser hijackers like iStart123. This “exe” file can bring a lot of troubles to your systems starting from installing lots of adwares on your PC, changing homepages of your browsers, hijacking your browsers and annoying you with huge amounts of advertising pop-ups. Still have doubts about delete HpUI.exe or not? If you read attentively what is written above then we’re sure that you are ready to undertake measures concerning deleting HpUI.exe from your computer immediately.


How can HpUI.exe get into your computer?

As a general matter, such programs get into user’s computer with some other software. What it means: users often download different stuff from the Internet. As almost all licensed programs are paid and pretty expensive users resource to free or cheap software (unlicensed or cracked). But it means that this software is not sold by official dealer anymore, so you buy or download it without knowing what’s inside. Hackers that promote sponsored webpages, goods or other stuff  use such programs to spread malicious software through the Internet by plugging into them all kinds of junkware: adware, viruses, toolbars and browser hijackers. And when user installs any downloaded program he usually doesn’t check out all the information that is given.

Advice: read attentively every single line during whole the installation process and you will probably save your money, time and nerves in future. Unmark all the ticks that are responsible for installing toolbars and extensions, always choose custom way of installation of the program and set your own options in all the windows. If you do these simple actions you will definitely buffer your computer against malware.

How can you delete HpUI.exe from your computer?

There are two ways to delete HpUI.exe: manual and automatical. If you choose second variant then you should download and install recommended tool that will clean your computer just in several minutes.  Loaris Trojan Remover is a tool that will help you identify and delete all the files, processes and registry entries related to HpUI.exe and Sup Tab junkware. Loaris Trojan Remover is powerful enough to terminate all active (running) processes of this malicious program, to detect all related components of it, and to remove them completely (with its full registered version).

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But if you prefer to delete HpUI.exe Sup Tab and Search Protect manually then you have to follow our simple instructions and we’re almost sure that you will fix everything on your own.

First you need to finish all the processes that are related to our problem, particularly HpUI.exe, IePlugin Service, Loader32.exe, Loader64.exe. Ending these tasks can be done through accessing the Task Manager by right-clicking the Task Bar with the PC mouse and choosing Task Manager application. Then go to your Program Files directory and look for Sup Tab folder. When you find it, make sure you remove it completely, even from the Recyble Bin. Afterwards you may follow this guide below to remove Istart123 virus from your system.

In some cases you might see Sup Tab in the list of installed programs of the Control Panel of your system, but in the latest version of Istart123 browser hijacker we didn’t see it in the list of installed software. So, definitely, you need to remove it either automatically or manually as explained in this guide. Otherwise, when trying to get rid of Istart123, you might have the problem of this hijacker to come up again and again when you open your browsers. In other words, you can’t get rid of Istart123 without complete removal of HpUI.exe (Search Protect) and Sup Tab potentially unwanted programs. If you need any help when trying to get rid of this malware, please let us know without hesitation.


Example of removing HpUI.exe (Search Protect) and Istart123 virus manually (for free) in this direct YouTube video:


Manual instructions to get rid of HpUI.exe, Search Protect and Sup Tab PUPs (potentially unwanted programs) from your PC

  • Shut down all your open affected browsers.
  • Right-click on Task Bar with the PC mouse and click on Task Manager.
  • Find the active (running) processes like exeIePlugin ServiceLoader32.exeLoader64.exeand all running processes of your browsers (if active). Right-click on them and select “End task“.
  • Go to the Program Files folder on your system drive.
  • Find “Sup Tab” folder there, delete it.
  • Remove Sup Tab folder from the Recycle Bin.
  • Proceed with removal of Istart123 malware (as instructed below).


Detailed instructions to disable iStart123 and reset your browser settings:

  • Uninstall any suspicious programs from the Control Panel of your computer and remove any suspicious add-ons or extensions from your infected browsers (related to iStart123).
  • Download Loaris Trojan Remover via http://loaris.com/download.php?trojanremover or directly via the download button above.
  • Scan your system and delete all detected infected files and registry entries by clicking “Apply” at the end of scan.
  • Important!Shut down all your infected browsers.
  • In Loaris Trojan Remover click “Tools” tab and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Select which particular browsers you want to be reset and choose the reset options
  • Click “Reset browser settings” button.
  • You will receive the confirmation windows about browser settings reset successfully. When you reset your browsers through restarting them you will see that browser hijacker has been successfully removed.
  • Finally, right-click the Desktop icons and Start menu items related to your hijacked browsers. Click “Properties” and check their destination path in the “Target” section of the shortcut tab. Make sure there’s nothing related to iStart123 browser hijacker in this destination path. If you see iStart123 set there by default, remove it completely and leave only the clear destination path that leads to the executable of your browser.

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