What is HappyLyrics?

HappyLyrics claims to be a very useful tool which will enhance your use of Youtube by displaying song lyrics alongside the music video. However, you should not trust it because it is classified as adware whose main purpose is to gain commercial benefit and show you annoying advertisements, which is one of the reasons why we advice you to remove HappyLyrics from your computer. It works with such popular browsers as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox.This adware is assigned to the same group as LyricsKid, LyricStar, and Lyrics Monkey. They work using the same principle; thus you should avoid all of them.

How does HappyLyrics work?

Once HappyLyrics is installed into your computer, it adds a browser helper object (BHO) to your Internet browser and changes the settings in the registry; thus it tends to start automatically together with the system. A more experienced user can notice the changes in the computer as well because HappyLyrics adds happylrc.dll file, which needs to be removed in order to delete this adware. Furthermore, it should be said that it is easily updated by the publisher because HLU.Updater.exe, which is installed in the computer, is the automatic update component added to the system in order to be able to download updates. Because of the particular set of files, you will not only see the lyrics on Youtube but various commercial advertisements as well.

As HappyLyrics displays various advertisements, there is always a possibility that you will click on them. However, the content of these advertisements might be unknown or unreliable thus there is a chance that you will be lead to malicious websites. There is another reason why you should delete HappyLyrics. It is known that this adware might monitor your web browsing patterns such as the websites you visit and the time you spend on them. The information is mainly used to deliver the most suitable advertisements. What is more, this unwanted program might slow your computer and especially Internet browser. Additionally, it might secretly connect to the internet without your permission.

How to remove HappyLyrics?

You should remove HappyLyrics if you want to browse the internet without being interrupted by annoying advertisements as well as to avoid the privacy-invasive actions by this adware. You can use the manual removal instructions which are provided below; however we still recommend using a reliable antimalware tool, like SpyHunter, in order to remove the remaining components. This tool will not only remove HappyLyrics from your computer, but will also protect it from the future threats.

HappyLyrics removal

Windows XP

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Click Settings and then Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find the program which you want to delete in the list and click Remove.

Windows 7/Vista

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Go to Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Select the adware program from the list and click Uninstall.

Windows 8

  1. Press the Windows key to access the Metro UI menu.
  2. Click on the background and then select All apps.
  3. Locate the Control Panel and click it.
  4. Select Uninstall a program.
  5. Find the unwanted program and then click Uninstall.

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