Sunday, April 12, 2015

How to Remove Coupoon &Ads by Coupoon?

What is Coupoon?

Coupoon is an adware platform which is just a trouble for both your browser and PC. Once inside, this adware will trigger advertisements, such as discount coupons, deals and online savings across your screen. Your online activities should be interrupted and your webpage will be redirected to suspicious domains with malware infections. This adware often comes bundled with other free programs or small programs in the installers.

1). Break into vulnerable PC stealthily without any notification;

2). Display various ads with slogans “Ads by Coupoon”, “By Coupoon”, or “Powered by Coupoon”;

3). Can be added on the browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and Internet Explorer;

4). Designed to make easy money from users’ clicks and visits on its sponsored goods and services.

What Will Coupoon Do to Your PC?

This adware can monitor users' internet browsing activities through recording various information such as IP addresses, unique identifier numbers, search queries, website URLs visited, pages viewed, and other details that may be personally identifiable. It can also degrade PC performance and add malcodes to Windows registry. It is dangerous to keep this adware in your PC.

How to Remove Coupoon?

Coupoon adware can be both nasty and risky. You are suggested to remove this adware as soon as possible. 

Solution 1: Step by Step Guide to Manually Remove Coupoon

To manually get rid of Ads by Coupoon, it’s to end processes, uninstall installer and erase browser extensions. Follow the removal guide below to start.

1: Stop Coupoon running processes in Windows Task Manager first.

( Methods to open Task Manager: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC or Press the Start button->click on the Run option->Type in taskmgr and press OK.)

2: Remove suspicious installers control panel.

 Windows 8 users

1). Press Windows key and key together on your keyboard to open the Settings Charm Bar.

2). Click Control Panel on Settings Charm Bar and then click Uninstall a program in Control Panel.
3). Find out and Uninstall suspicious  programs from the Programs and Features list.
Windows Vista and 7 users

1). Click Start button and then click Control Panel on the Start Menu.

2). Click Uninstall a program in Control Panel.

3). Find out and Uninstall suspicious  programs from the Programs and Features list.
Windows XP users

1). Click Start button >> click Settings on Start Menu >> Click Control Panel.

2). Click Add or Remove Programs in Control Panel and remove suspicious  programs.
3: Remove add-on/extensions from browser.

Internet Explorer

1). Open Internet Explorer > Tools > Manager Add-on

2). Tools and Extensions> search for Coupoon  > click Disable

3). Clear the browser history and restart IE to take effect.

-- Go to Internet Option from the top right menu > Advanced > Reset > check Delete Personal Settings > Reset > OK

Google Chrome

1). Launch up Google Chrome> click Tools on top right menu> click Extension> search for Coupoon > click trash bin

2. Clear the history and cookies of Google Chrome and then restart the browser to take effect
-- On step 1,  select  History > Clear browser data

Mozilla Firefox

1). Open Firefox, navigate to browser menu in the top right, and select Add-ons.

2). Find Coupoon add-on and remove it.

3). On Firefox, tab Alt and H altogether, select Troubleshooting information > Reset > Reset Firefox

Solution 2: Get Rid of Ads by Coupoon by Automatic Removal Tool

SpyHunter is a powerful automatic removal tool which can help users to clean up the infections like worms, Trojans, rootkits, rogues, dialers, spyware,etc. It is important to note that SpyHunter removal tool can get along with existing security programs without any conflicts.

Step one: Click the icon to download SpyHunter removal tool

Follow the instructions to install SpyHunter removal tool


Step two: After the installation, run SpyHunter and click “Malware Scan” button to have a full or quick scan on your PC

Step three: Select the detected malicious files after your scanning and click “Remove” button to clean up all viruses.

Note:  Coupoon is so nasty that should be removed from your system as soon as possible, otherwise, you will definitely suffer quite a lot of computer issues aroused by it. Hope that you can completely remove all the threats by manual removal instructions above. If you want to remove this adware quickly and safely, please feel free to download SpyHunter.

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