SpaceCouponApp, also known as Ads by SpaceCouponApp and SpaceCouponApp Ads, is described as a typical adware application that produces numerous pop-up advertisements. The application is developed with the sole purpose to generate revenue for third party organizations. Even though SpaceCouponApp is not classified as a malicious threat or a virus, its presence in the PC’s system may become a gateway to such troubles. That is why its timely removal is recommended.
SpaceCouponApp Distribution Technique
Adware applications often rely on bundling to spread across the Web. Bundling of software is used by developers to cover financial losses or to generate more profit. Thanks to the dubious, but legal procedure, third party software is included in the package of freeware/ shareware users occasionally download from the Internet. Bundling could be avoided if the user always goes for the ‘advanced’ installation option and deselects additional pieces of software. Reading the EULA (End User License Agreement) is another useful safety tip.
SpaceCouponApp General Description
As already mentioned, SpaceCouponApp is not a virus, even though many users may think so. However, many adware applications contain a spyware element that brings them closer to malicious intends. Tracking cookies are often added to the browser to collect personally identifiable information such as:
- Browsing histories.
- Search queries.
- IP addresses.
Furthermore, adware apps are associated with the display of unwanted advertisements. Clicking any of the suggested content may redirect the user to an attackers’ page where malicious software is often distributed.
Considering the given information, the removal of SpaceCouponApp is the best precaution measure. To clean their systems, user are advised either to try the manual guide provided below or to run a trustworthy AV solution.
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 SpaceCouponApp from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of SpaceCouponApp from Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove SpaceCouponApp from Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase SpaceCouponApp from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall SpaceCouponApp from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove SpaceCouponApp from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate SpaceCouponApp from Internet Explorer.
How to Remove SpaceCouponApp from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove SpaceCouponApp
Step 2: Uninstall SpaceCouponApp and related software from Windows
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by SpaceCouponApp 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 SpaceCouponApp there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of SpaceCouponApp from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall SpaceCouponApp 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.
- 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 SpaceCouponApp via Step 1 above:
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 SpaceCouponApp files from your Mac
When you are facing problems on your Mac as a result of unwanted scripts and programs such as SpaceCouponApp, the recommended way of eliminating the threat is by using an anti-malware program. SpyHunter for Mac offers advanced security features along with other modules that will improve your Mac’s security and protect it in the future.
Remove SpaceCouponApp 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"
Erase SpaceCouponApp 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"
Uninstall SpaceCouponApp 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 SpaceCouponApp from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
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 SpaceCouponApp will be removed.
Eliminate SpaceCouponApp 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.