How to remove Online Coupons?

Why has Online Coupons settled down on my web browser if I did not ask for that?

Online Coupons virus is a browser hijacker that was used by ByteFence Anti-malware – a legitimate anti-malware program that used questionable methods for distribution. Specialists at 2virus-removal.com have made a disturbing finding that this website, even though it looks and acts like an ordinary search tool, i.e. Relevant search results and fast surfing are the main promises that are declared by its developers. Our malware experts advise you to do so because surfing the web will be annoying and frustrating for as long as the dubious hijacker in question will be active on your PC. Specifically speaking, it might cause redirections to unreliable third-party websites. Consequently, the developers of suspicious browser add-ons have to employ “bundling” method that enables stealthy distribution of such and similar programs along with other freeware and shareware.


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It is unlikely that you have downloaded Online Coupons on its own. This data can be useful for marketing campaigns in the future, for example, to display targeted ads on your computer. That means you still visit illegal sites, use unofficial software, open spam and do other things that are dangerous for PC’s security. If you have already entered a keyword into the search box at least once, you have probably noticed that Online Coupons really provides users with ads. This does not indicate any affiliation to Yahoo company. In fact, active windows can be replaced with new and unknown domains that are misleading and potentially dangerous. It has to be noted that only by conducting a complete removal of Online Coupons you will be able to restore the default settings of your web browser.

Online Coupons distribution method

As we have already mentioned, Online Coupons usually travels along with other potentially unwanted programs. It is also classified as a potentially unwanted program (PUP). Online Coupons can enter your computer through spam e-mail attachments that install such programs as soon as you click on them. Usually, Online Coupons collaborates with its partners via the pay-per-click advertising system – the more Internet users Online Coupons redirects to its sponsors’ websites, the more money Online Coupons earns. We will talk more about it further in this article.

Under no circumstances delay the removal of Online Coupons as it is a major virtual threat that must be dealt with immediately. Keep in mind that you can install such program together with another free program that you wanted to have. Researchers at 2virus-removal.com say that these are not the only symptoms indicating its presence, for instance, it has been found that a new folder will also be created in %LOCALAPPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions if you install MyEmailTab. Of course, if other infections exist, your course of action might change. After the antivirus is done scanning, your computer should be clean not only from the Online Coupons but from other junk programs as well. For the future, be aware of the fact that advanced/custom modes are very doable and do not require exceptional skills. You can implement automatic removal with professional malware removal tools – Anti-Malware Tool, Anti-Malware Tool or Hitman – or try manual removal.

How to entirely remove Online Coupons browser hijacker from the computer?

Last, but not least, it’s important to think of the privacy-related issues. This kind of programs normally come bundled to free media players, download managers, PDF creators, etc. There are two basic rules to proper installation. Usually, the agreements to install such additional apps are hidden under the Default and Standard installation settings. You can also find a list of recommended anti-malware programs below this article.  If you do not have such a tool yet, you can always download and install it.

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Learn how to remove Online Coupons from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Online Coupons

a) Windows 10/8

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner.
  2. Find Control Panel and click on it. win7-win8-start-control-panel How to remove Online Coupons?
  3. Double-click Programs and Features. control-panel-programs How to remove Online Coupons?
  4. Choose which program you want gone, and press Uninstall. uninstall-program How to remove Online Coupons?

b) Windows 7/XP

  1. Press the start button.
  2. Press Settings, then Control Panel. win-xp-startmenu How to remove Online Coupons?
  3. Click Programs and Features. win-xp-control-panel How to remove Online Coupons?
  4. Choose which program you want gone, and press Uninstall. win-xp-add-remove-program How to remove Online Coupons?

c) Mac OS X

  1. Finder (should be the first icon in your dock) → Applications. mac-os-x-go-menu How to remove Online Coupons?
  2. Find all programs you want deleted, and drag them to the trash icon. mac-os-x-applications How to remove Online Coupons?
  3. Alternatively, you can also right-click on them and choose Move to Trash.
  4. After you move all the unwanted programs, right-click on the trash icon and press Empty Trash.

Step 2. Uninstall Online Coupons from browsers

a) Delete Online Coupons from Internet Explorer

  1. Open your Internet Explorer browser and access the menu (the gear icon).
  2. Select Manage add-ons.
  3. Access Toolbars and Extensions, and disable all unwanted extensions.ie-extensions How to remove Online Coupons?
  4. Press Close.

b) Change Internet Explorer homepage

  1. Open your Internet Explorer browser and access the menu (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options.
  3. In the Internet Options window, delete the set homepage and put in the one you wish to use.ie-home-page How to remove Online Coupons?
  4. Press Apply.

c) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open your Internet Explorer browser and access the menu (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options.
  3. Select the Advanced tab.
  4. Press Reset in Reset Internet Explorer settings. ie-reset How to remove Online Coupons?
  5. A window will appear asking to confirm your choice. Check the box next to Delete personal settings and press Reset.

d) Delete Online Coupons from Google Chrome

  1. Menu → Settings → More Tools → Extensions.
  2. Press the Trash logo for all questionable extensions.chrome-extensions How to remove Online Coupons?
  3. You can also disable an extension by unchecking the box that says Enabled.

e) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. 1. Menu → Settings.
  2. 2. Press Set pages, located below On startup.
  3. 3. Remove the unwanted site and type the URL of the one you wish to have as your homepage.chrome-set-pages How to remove Online Coupons?
  4. Press OK.
  5. Go back to Settings, and select Manage search engines, located below Search.chrome-search How to remove Online Coupons?
  6. Delete all but your preferred search engines. Press Done.

f) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Menu → Settings → Show advanced settings. chrome-reset How to remove Online Coupons?
  2. Press Reset. Press Reset again after you read the warning in the new window.

g) Delete Online Coupons from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Menu → Add-ons → Extensions
  2. Remove all suspicious extensions. Alternatively, you can disable them by pressing the Disable button next to the extension.firefox-extensions How to remove Online Coupons?

h) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Menu → Options.
  2. In the Home Page field, enter the homepage of your choice. Alternatively, press Restore to Default.firefox-settings How to remove Online Coupons?

i) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Menu → Help (the question mark at the bottom of the menu).
  2. Select Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-reset How to remove Online Coupons?
  3. Select Refresh Firefox. Press Refresh Firefox again in the new window.
 

j) Delete Online Coupons from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Launch Microsoft Edge, and access the More menu (the three dots at the top right corner).edge-menu-settings How to remove Online Coupons?
  2. Press Settings, and then Choose what to clear.edge-settings How to remove Online Coupons?
  3. Select all the items you want to delete, press Clear.edge-clear-data How to remove Online Coupons?
  4. Access Task Manager by pressing Ctrl, Alt, Delete together, and choosing Task Manager.
  5. Access the Processes tab, right-click on the Microsoft Edge process, click Go to details. If that option is not available, click More details. task-manager How to remove Online Coupons?
  6. End all Microsoft Edge processes by right-clicking on them and selecting End Task.
(Method 2)
We suggest you make copies of your data before you proceed with this method. 1. Go to C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe. 2. Delete all folders there. 3. Press the start button, find the search box and enter Windows PowerShell. 4. When it's found, right-click on it and choose Run as administrator. edge-reset How to remove Online Coupons? 5. Once Administrator: Windows PowerShell opens, copy and paste Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>, press Enter.  

k) Delete Online Coupons from Safari

1. Launch Safari. 2. Safari → Preferences → Extensions. safari-extensions How to remove Online Coupons? 3. Uninstall all unwanted extensions. You can also disable them by unchecking the box next to Enable.

l) Delete Safari history and Cache

1. Safari → Clear History. Select the time frame and press Clear History. safari-history How to remove Online Coupons? 2. Safari → Preferences → Advanced. 3. Check the box at the bottom that says Show Develop menu in menu bar. safari-clear How to remove Online Coupons? 4. Develop (it will appear between Bookmarks and Window) → Empty Caches. If resetting your browsers does not solve the problem, download anti-spyware software and scan your computer for threats. If something is found, delete it.

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