Happy.luckydraw.space pop-ups and redirects is a malicious web page purporting to be normal advertisement but its real purpose is to reroute the browser to online pages where web users may accidentally download computer threats like adware or malware.
Appearance of Happy.luckydraw.space is sometimes a result of adware infection. On this instance, the threat gets installed as browser extension and uses this opportunity to modify browser settings and its main agenda is to install a script that runs a redirect when user is surfing the internet. Sometimes, this redirect scheme by adware is deemed by many as virus infection but technically, the whole infection process is categorized as tasks by potentially unwanted program (PUP).
On the other hand, being redirected to Happy.luckydraw.space may only be due to visited website that is running a script. The site may be infected or involved in malicious advertising practices where it intends to display ads backed by unknown and suspicious network.
Whichever is the cause of seeing Happy.luckydraw.space on the browser, it is very well suggested to scan the computer with anti-virus or anti-malware tool. During the redirect process, it may have already drop or installed additional threat especially if the accidental visit to page was made as drive-by-download portal aims on distributing malware to its page viewers.
Happy.luckydraw.space Removal Procedure
This section contains comprehensive guide to help you remove threats from the affected computer.
Procedures on this page are written in a manner that can be easily understand and execute by computer users.
Stage 1: Scan the computer with MBAM Tool
This malware removal tool is free and easy to use. It scans, detects and removes any threats like Trojan, virus, PUP, adware and malicious redirects like Happy.luckydraw.space. The tool is powerful enough to find hazardous items that are hidden on the computer.
1. Download the free anti-malware scanner called MalwareBytes Anti-Malware.
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Download Link (this will open a new window)
To remove Happy.luckydraw.space from Mac OS, please use the tool that was designed specifically for Macintosh users.
Malwarebytes For Mac Download Link (this will open a new window)
2. After downloading, install the program. It may run automatically or you have to double-click on the downloaded file MBSetup.exe.
3. Proceed with the installation using only the default setup. If you need the complete setup procedure, it is available on the download page.
4. After the installation process, click Get Started to run the program.
5. Continue with the prompts until the main program opens.
6. On Malwarebytes Anti-malware console, click on Scan to run the most comprehensive detection method and find any hidden items linked to Happy.luckydraw.space.
7. Wait for the anti-malware to finish scanning the computer.
8. When scanning is done, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware will display the list of identified threats. Remove all identified threats including Happy.luckydraw.space and restart the computer to finalized the scan process.
Stage 2 : Scan and Delete Adware with AdwCleaner
1. Download the tool called AdwCleaner from the location stated below.
Click here to download AdwCleaner (this will open a new window)
2. Once you have completed the download, please close all running programs on the computer.
3. Locate the file and double-click on adwcleaner_Ver.exe to start running the tool. Then, click on Scan button.
4. It searches for presence of harmful programs, plug-ins, add-ons, or any data that were found malicious and linked to Happy.luckydraw.space. You need to Clean all items detected by this tool.
5. Once scan is done, the tool may need to reboot your computer to finalize the cleaning process.
6. After reboot, AdwCleaner will display the log file of the recent scan.
Option: Alternative Method to Clean Up Internet Browser from Happy.luckydraw.space
Cleaning your internet browser from clutter and unwanted add-on/extension is a must when dealing with Happy.luckydraw.space. The procedure below discuss on resetting various browsers to its default state.
Remove Happy.luckydraw.space from Google Chrome
1. Open Google Chrome application.
2. In the address bar please type the this string: chrome://settings/ and then, press Enter on keyboard.
3. Scroll down, then click Advanced…
4. Scroll to the bottom of the page until you see Reset and Clean Up section.
5. Click on Restore settings to their original defaults button. If it prompts for confirmation, please click Reset Settings to proceed.
This function will reset your home page, new tab page, search engine, and other areas affected by Happy.luckydraw.space. Unwanted extensions will also be removed from the browser. This will not affect your bookmarks, history, and other saved data.
Reset Mozilla Firefox to Default
This section describes how to remove unwanted extension from Firefox that may be related to Happy.luckydraw.space. This process can fix many browser issues by restoring Firefox to factory settings without affecting your essential information (bookmarks, browsing history, passwords, and Internet cookies) on the browser. If you desire to remove only specific extension, please see manual add-on removal from this link.
1. Navigate to Firefox menu at the top of the browser and access the Help area. Click on Troubleshooting Information.
2. A new tab will appear. You will notice a section on upper-right corner of the screen stating Reset Firefox to its default state. Click the Reset Firefox button.
3. If confirmation window appears, click Reset Firefox to continue.
4. Firefox browser will close and start the resetting process. When done, it will display a list of restored data. Happy.luckydraw.space home page hijacker should be gone by now. Click Finish to open a fresh version of Firefox.
Restore Internet Explorer to Default Settings
1. Open Internet Explorer and navigate to top menu. Click Tools, and then Internet Options.
2. Select Advanced tab on Internet Options window.
3. On lower part of the window, under Reset Internet Explorer Settings area, click the Reset button. Please see image for reference.
Your data like favorites, bookmark, and history will remain it the browser. However, this process may delete add-ons by Happy.luckydraw.space and other unknown objects. If you prefer to carry out the procedure manually, please see view instructions here.