Coupons Free is a browser extension created by SuperWeb LLC that is supposed to enhance the user’s online browsing experience. Although this functionality may seem appealing to some PC users, malware experts warn that the add-on is known to generate intrusive online advertisements in the form of deals, coupons, pop-ups, banners, etc. Clicking on the promoted materials may direct you to unsafe web locations and expose your system to risk. Coupons Free can be removed with a legitimate anti-spyware tool.
How Is Coupons Free Distributed?
The browser extension can be downloaded online, but it can also be delivered to your system bundled with other free software you’ve recently downloaded online. Stealth installation of additional software is a common practice among developers. Selecting the custom installation options is the best way to prevent it.
How Does Coupons Free Affect Your System?
The Coupons Free browser extension is legitimate and is not classified as a virus. However, once installed, Coupons Free is known to fill the web pages the user views with various marketing materials. Clicking on the advertisements is not recommended, because this may trigger redirects to corrupted websites and potential malware infiltration.
Coupons Free collects certain data about your browsing habits:
- Visited websites.
- Duration of the browsing sessions.
- IP address.
- Search queries.
This information may be used for the purposes of targeted advertisement or shared with interested third parties.
The presence of Information Cloud presence on your computer may result in unpermitted redirects to questionable websites, browser and system slowdowns, and other issues.
How to Delete Coupons Free Permanently?
The Coupons Free application is classified as potentially unwanted because of the possible security risks your PC may get exposed to in case you click on the displayed ads. Malware researchers recommend the removal of Coupons Free manually or with a trusted anti-malware tool. Follow the steps below to delete Coupons Free permanently from your computer.
Spy Hunter scanner will only detect the threat. If you want the threat to be automatically removed, you need to purchase the full version of the anti-malware tool. Find Out More About SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool
- Guide 1: How to Remove Coupons Free from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of Coupons Free from Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove Coupons Free from Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase Coupons Free from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall Coupons Free from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove Coupons Free from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate Coupons Free from Internet Explorer.
How to Remove Coupons Free from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove Coupons Free
Step 2: Uninstall Coupons Free and related software from Windows
Here is a method in few easy steps that should be able to uninstall most programs. No matter if you are using Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista or XP, those steps will get the job done. Dragging the program or its folder to the recycle bin can be a very bad decision. If you do that, bits and pieces of the program are left behind, and that can lead to unstable work of your PC, errors with the file type associations and other unpleasant activities. The proper way to get a program off your computer is to Uninstall it.
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by Coupons Free on your computer.
The usually targeted registries of Windows machines are the following:
You can access them by opening the Windows registry editor and deleting any values, created by Coupons Free there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of Coupons Free from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall Coupons Free and remove related files and objects
1. Hit the ⇧+⌘+U keys to open Utilities. Another way is to click on “Go” and then click “Utilities”, like the image below shows:
- Go to Finder.
- In the search bar type the name of the app that you want to remove.
- Above the search bar change the two drop down menus to “System Files” and “Are Included” so that you can see all of the files associated with the application you want to remove. Bear in mind that some of the files may not be related to the app so be very careful which files you delete.
- If all of the files are related, hold the ⌘+A buttons to select them and then drive them to “Trash”.
In case you cannot remove Coupons Free via Step 1 above:
In case you cannot find the virus files and objects in your Applications or other places we have shown above, you can manually look for them in the Libraries of your Mac. But before doing this, please read the disclaimer below:
You can repeat the same procedure with the following other Library directories:
Tip: ~ is there on purpose, because it leads to more LaunchAgents.
Step 2: Scan for and remove malware from your Mac
When you are facing problems on your Mac as a result of unwanted scripts, programs and malware, the recommended way of eliminating the threat is by using an anti-malware program. Combo Cleaner offers advanced security features along with other modules that will improve your Mac’s security and protect it in the future.
Remove Coupons Free from Google Chrome.
Step 1: Start Google Chrome and open the drop menu
Step 2: Move the cursor over "Tools" and then from the extended menu choose "Extensions"
Step 3: From the opened "Extensions" menu locate the unwanted extension and click on its "Remove" button.
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Erase Coupons Free from Mozilla Firefox.
Step 1: Start Mozilla Firefox. Open the menu window
Step 2: Select the "Add-ons" icon from the menu.
Step 3: Select the unwanted extension and click "Remove"
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Uninstall Coupons Free from Microsoft Edge.
Step 1: Start Edge browser.
Step 2: Open the drop menu by clicking on the icon at the top right corner.
Step 3: From the drop menu select "Extensions".
Step 4: Choose the suspected malicious extension you want to remove and then click on the gear icon.
Step 5: Remove the malicious extension by scrolling down and then clicking on Uninstall.
Remove Coupons Free from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
Step 2: After hovering your mouse cursor to the top of the screen, click on the Safari text to open its drop down menu.
Step 3: From the menu, click on "Preferences".
Step 4: After that, select the 'Extensions' Tab.
Step 5: Click once on the extension you want to remove.
Step 6: Click 'Uninstall'.
A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall the extension. Select 'Uninstall' again, and the Coupons Free will be removed.
Eliminate Coupons Free from Internet Explorer.
Step 1: Start Internet Explorer.
Step 2: Click on the gear icon labeled 'Tools' to open the drop menu and select 'Manage Add-ons'
Step 3: In the 'Manage Add-ons' window.
Step 4: Select the extension you want to remove and then click 'Disable'. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected extension, and some more add-ons might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click 'Disable'.
Step 5: After the unwanted extension has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red 'X' button located at the top right corner and start it again.