CouponTime is a typical adware developed for displaying coupons and deals in your web browsers. It is installed with other freeware and can come with adware that hijacks your Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome for spying on you browsing history and displaying ads and deals that can attract your clicks. Such clicks on CouponTime advertising bring profit to this adware owners and distributors that help to install CouponTime. That is probably why the installation is often deceptive. CouponTime is bundled with popular free programs and set for being automatically installed unless you notice and disable this optional adware. While CouponTime is not malicious by design, any adware presents some threats to your security and privacy.
If you want to get rid of CouponTime ads and deals displayed in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer, then you need to remove CouponTime extensions, add-ons, and browser helper objects installed in these web browsers. You also need to remove similarly named Windows application just as you would remove any other Windows program. You can remove CouponTime components manually by following this guide. However, other adware that might be present in a bundle or installed somehow else can bring you a hard time since you need to see what to kill first. SpyHunter offers a free scanner that shows you all you need, and it can automatically remove CouponTime and other malware form your infected computer.
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What is CouponTime?
CouponTime is an adware developed for making money out of users’ clicks on ads, coupons, and other deals. While it is not malicious, CouponTime is often deceptively installed with other free programs, and this might be not only annoying. Adware often compromises your privacy by tracking your browsing history and wastes your web traffic and system resources if you do not really need CouponTime. Since this adware consists of multiple components installed as a program and web browser extensions, it is more difficult to remove CouponTime than other Windows programs. The guide below explains how to remove each of CouponTime components related to browsers Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer. If you want to remove CouponTime, just follow this guide, and you will get rid of CouponTime ads pretty soon. Certainly, there might be more adware programs responsible for displaying ads in your web browser, and you might need a special program that finds and helps to remove CouponTime and like adware programs.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
If you want to avoid installing adware like CouponTime, 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. Use SpyHunter 4 for a real-time anti-malware protection, reliable malware detection, and clean and safe removal of various threats from your computer.
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Remove CouponTime from Windows
First, you need to uninstall CouponTime application using “Add/Remove programs” utility. Then you need to remove web browser extensions that belong to CouponTime 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.
Uninstall CouponTime on Windows 8
- On Metro screen click on "Search" icon. Then, type "Remove Program" in the input box and click on "Uninstall a program" menu option.
- Select "CouponTime" program and click "Uninstall" button at the top of the list.
Optional: If on a desktop, right click "Start" button (or the lower left corner) to open the "Quick Access Menu". Then find and click on "Programs and Features"
Optional: Click on "Control Panel" option. Find and click "Uninstall a Program" link in the menu list placed under "Programs" menu option.
Uninstall CouponTime on Windows 7, Vista
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop and select "Control Panel" option on the right
- Click on "Programs and Features" menu option in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and highlight CouponTime program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall CouponTime on Windows XP
Uninstalling CouponTime from Windows XP is very similar to one shown above. There are minor differences in a process:
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop.
- Select "Control Panel" in the menu on the right
- Find and double-click "Add/Remove Programs" list item in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and click on CouponTime program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove CouponTime from Chrome
Remove CouponTime extensions from Google Chrome
- Start Google Chrome and click on Menu icon in the top-right corner. Select Settings in the drop down list.
- Click on Extensions on the left to display installed Chrome extensions. Find CouponTime extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove CouponTime from Firefox
Remove CouponTime add-on from Mozilla Firefox
- Open Mozilla Firefox and click Menu icon at the top-right corner. Click on Add-ons icon.
- Select Extensions on the sidebar. Find CouponTime add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove CouponTime from Internet Explorer
Remove CouponTime extensions from Internet Explorer
- Start Internet Explorer click Tools icon in the top-right corner.
- Click on Manage add-ons option.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions tab on left, right-click on CouponTime, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: Manual CouponTime removal is not difficult. Complex malware infection is. Other malware and adware programs might be installed on your computer. You need to remove this infections manually, or use software for detection and removal. SpyHunter’s CouponTime Removal Tool let you detect and remove other malicious programs quickly and efficiently.
Remove CouponTime Adware Infection Completely
CouponTime adware might come bundled with other adware programs. Some of ads might also be used by cyber criminals for installing malware and exploiting your computer as a bot for illegal activities. After you remove CouponTime 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. This anti-malware software comes with a free scanner, and you can use scan results as a reference for manual malware removal, or opt for an automated one.