CoupApp is a program promoted as a helper add-on for shoppers named Coup App. It says that it offers trusted saving coupons and discounts. While it is not a virus, Coup App is a typical adware that is often deceptively installed without user’s consent. CoupApp is bundled to other free programs and comes as an optional offer, but it is set for being automatically installed unless computer users disable the option for CoupApp installation. If you want to remove CoupApp, then you should remove a similarly named application, and then remove CoupApp extension, BHO (browser helper object), or add-on installed in your Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Firefox. You also need to remove other adware programs that might compromise your privacy and waste your web traffic like CoupApp does. See the guide below for details on CoupApp removal.
If you want to remove CoupApp and other malware as well, then use SpyHunter. This program offers a real-time protection that can protect you against future trouble. It has a truly reliable malware detection and timely updated virus database. It also provides a free online support for removing viruses that the software cannot access for some reason. So, ads in your web browser caused by any adware program will be gone.
What is CoupApp?
CoupApp is a Windows application and web browser extension for Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer. These components are responsible for ads displayed in your web browsers. Coup App is adware that is deceptively installed with other programs form web. Various adware products like CoupApp are distributed by free program developers for monetizing. A popular free program is bundled with adware that is preset for automatic installation if a user fails to disable this option. Then Coup App ads and coupons will start to appear in a web browser, and some users’ are thinking that CoupApp was installed with Trojans. In fact, it is not a virus, and your anti-virus didn’t block it as a legitimate program. You also need anti-malware like SpyHunter or pay more attention to any free program that you download. CoupApp is not safe because adware traces user’s web browsing to provide ads that match search terms and collect more clicks. It wastes your web traffic and load your computer with activities that slow your system down. If you want to remove CoupApp, then you need to remove the program and web browser extensions from all web browser mentioned above if you have them installed. Look at the guide below for details of CoupApp removal.
Protection against adware deceptive installation:
If you want to avoid installing adware like CoupApp, then remember that this kind of programs is set for automatic installation and the information about adware bundled to your download is definitely not the first thing they want you to see. Pay attention to marked check boxes in setup wizards for free programs and set on “custom” installation option instead of “typical” because the last might hide bundled adware. Be careful while installing free programs, and it will save your time. Use SpyHunter as a CoupApp removal tool instead. This anti-malware product is very reliable and offers a premium real-time anti-malware protection against dangerous or malicious software that otherwise might infect your computer.
CoupApp Adware Removal Tool
SpuHunter is a perfect CoupApp Removal Tool that helps to uninstall CoupApp components and other malicious programs. This security software is frequently updated and has a very reliable malware detection rate. What does it mean? It means that SpyHunter offers you as a bonus truly reliable real-time protection against malware. If you use it as CoupApp Removal Tool, you will also get a free online support that helps to solve problems and remove even the most dangerous and stubborn computer infections. Active protection helps to guard your computer against malicious programs and PUPs similar to CoupApp
Remove Coup App Ads Manually
First, you need to uninstall CoupApp application using “Add/Remove programs” utility. Then you need to remove web browser extensions that belong to CoupApp adware installed in your Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer.
Use the following guide for manual removal, or scan your computer with anti-malware for removing other malicious programs from your infected computer.
Uninstal CoupApp adware program
- Click Start button, and then click Control Panel in the system Start menu.
- Double-click “Add or Remove Programs” (“Programs and Features” for Win7 and Vista) in the Control Panel menu window.
- Scroll through the program list, highlight “CoupApp” application, and click Remove. Look for other adware programs and uninstall them.
Remove Coup App Ads from Internet Explorer
Remove CoupApp extensions from Internet Explorer Browsers
- Start the browser and find Tools in top menu.
- Pick Manage add-ons.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions on left, and look for “CoupApp” extension.
- Select this item and click Disable. Restart your browser.
Remove Coup App Ads from Firefox
Remove CoupApp add-on from Mozilla Firefox
- Open Mozilla Firefox and find Tools in top menu.
- Click it and select Add-ons.
- Select Extensions on the sidebar.
- Find “CoupApp” add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove Coup App Ads from Chrome
Remove CoupApp extensions for Google Chrome
- Start Google Chrome and click on the Wrench icon in the top-right corner.
- Choose Settings from the drop down list.
- Click on Extensions on the left to display installed extensions.
- Find and Disable/Delete all “CoupApp” extension.
- Restart your browser.
CoupApp Adware Components:
Remove CoupApp entries from system registry:
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\
Delete CoupApp files and folders:
C:\Users\All Users\AppReady Software
Note: Manual removal of CoupApp is relatively easy task. However, you might get a bunch of bundled adware programs and other malware infections. So, you also need to remove these threats. Use free scanners that come with SpyHunter and CoupApp Removal Tool for help or let these programs to take care of the problem.
Remove CoupApp Adware Infection Completely
CoupApp adware might be spread in a bundle with other like programs and it might be also used by cyber criminals for spying on you and exploiting your computer as a bot for illegal internet scams. After you remove CoupApp you need to run full anti-virus scan with an updated version of your antivirus and rescan your system with anti-spyware program like SpyHunter or one that comes with CoupApp Removal Tool. Both anti-malware scanners are free, and you can always check is your computer infected or not.
Find more about safe practices that can help to prevent computer infections and protect your system against malicious programs.