How to remove (uninstall) CouponThing

CouponThing is another adware program. The most significant thing to do for CouponThing is to shift your browser homepage and the security settings. After that, nothing could prevent CouponThing from showing you pop-ups everywhere.It can infect Internet Explorer,Opera,Microsoft Edge,Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.

CouponThing adware

CouponThing was, probably installed on computer together with any free-ware, which you have found on undefended site. If you haven't succeeded to unclick the risky boxes in installation menu, you might have agreed to install CouponThing and another adware onto your PC. As long as crawled on your system, the defense of your workstation will be in endangered. If you enjoy shopping, these coupons and offers could seem profitable for you, but we warn you, that not all offers are reliable. Any unwanted programs, that you may discover on your PC must be removed ASAP. It must be done to defend your personal information from hackers. This guide contains all techniques, which you need to restore your privacy.

 

Oftentimes it's not easy to recognize, that a program is exactly malicious. That's because these software often display lots of profit, like hefty coupons and incredible deals. But if you take a closer look, you'll understand, that lots of utilities on your computer have no helpful functions, and you do not see any fruits of their work, except hype and commercial banners. These utilities just want to manipulate you, but you must make your own choice! Every time, when you pass the link given by adware, you are feeding the developers of viruses. You don't have to install any utilities for web-shopping, or for web-browsing. The reputable browsers and the large web-shopping services have made that soft long ago. The thing, that you really need is to clean your system from CouponThing, and you shouldn't use the questionable software and add-ons.

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If you're a computer expert, you might likely get rid of this malware by hand. If you have faced this before - take a look at the given instructions to refresh your memory, and proceed to the removal. But, if you don't have the skill, it will be wise to use the reputed software like Spyhunter, which will clean your computer from malware.

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CouponThing removal instructions

When you will delete eliminate the malware you not only remove the grasp it has over your browser, but you remove all components of it. Once you detect the needed folder with the malware files in it, you should delete it and start dealing with your browser. As soon as you uninstall all components of CouponThing in the Control Panel - change your browser settings to default. And the final turn is to check your PC with a trustworthy anti-malware software, to be sure, that your PC is clean.

Brief removal steps

Step 1. Uninstall CouponThing from the operation system

Step 2. Remove CouponThing from the browser (Google Chrome/Mozilla Firefox/IE/Opera/Safari)

Step 3. Scan computer with antimalware scanner to remove malware completely (optional)

It's not so bad, now we have two methods to delete CouponThing or another undesired program from your workstation. By hand removing is one of those methods. And also, it has one significant demand: user's high skills and experience. There are free apps, which promise to delete CouponThing from your system, but be warned, that they might not be capable of doing this. Another option, that is rather pretty expensive is to bring your PC to a specialized repair shop. The professionals will certainly be able to clean everything up, but at a great price. Generality of users prefer fee-based anti-viral programs which work pretty good.

Advantages of different removal methods

 

How to uninstall CouponThing from Windows 7 and Windows XP

1. Uninstall CouponThing from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select CouponThing and press Uninstall

2. Delete elements that stayed after uninstalling from Control Panel

  • C:\Program Files\CouponThing
  • C:\ProgramData\CouponThing
  • C:\Users\YOUR_USER\AppData\Roaming\CouponThing

3. Clean registry:

  • Click Start
  • Type Regedit.exe
  • Search for "CouponThing" and delete these elements

 

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How to remove CouponThing from Windows 10

1. On the field Search Windows type 'Control Panel'

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select CouponThing and press Uninstall

 

How to uninstall from Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by:, select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.

6. Delete CouponThing from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select CouponThing and press Uninstall

7. Remove elements like on Win7.

 

How to uninstall CouponThing from Mac OS

1. Click Applications in the Finder sidebar

2. Drag unwanted program to the Trash

3. Empty Trash

 

How to delete CouponThing from different browsers

How to remove CouponThing from Internet Explorer

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Tools
  • Manage add-ons
  • Remove CouponThing

Step 2.Change homepage:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Home page
  • Put “about:blank”

Step 3. Change new tab page:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Tabs

 

How to delete CouponThing from Google Chrome

Step 1. Remove add-on:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Tools
  • Extensions
  • Remove CouponThing

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Settings
  • On startup
  • Set pages
  • Put “about:blank”

 

How to uninstall CouponThing from Mozilla Firefox

Step 1. Delete add-on:

  • Tools
  • Add-ons
  • Remove CouponThing

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Tools
  • Options
  • General
  • Put “about:blank” into homepage field

Step 3. Change new tab page:

  • Put “about:config” into address bar;
  • Confirm the suggestion;
  • Search for “browser.newtab.url”;
  • Reset this field (right-click and choose reset).

 

How to delete CouponThing from Opera browser

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Open Opera;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Extensions;
  • Choose CouponThing and press button "Remove from Opera"

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Open Opera browser;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Settings;
  • On Startup;
  • Open a specific page or set of pages;
  • Press button "Set pages" and change Homepage to your favorite one.

 

How to delete CouponThing from Safari

Step 1. Start Safari browser

Step 2. Display a menu of General Safari Settings

Step 3. Reset Safari...

Step 4. Press "Reset"

 

Video how to reset browser and remove all extensions

 

How CouponThing infects your computer and how to defend the system

On the network you may have found some high-quality toll-free software or add-ons which you wanted to install to your PC. The most common method in which CouponThing gets in customer's system - is free file sharing. If you wish to secure your workstation from malware - download the programs only from the reliable sources, and use the "advanced way" of installation, even if the ads say "no!". There you will see what's exactly being attached to. Disable the installation of these useless tools by unchecking them.

If you failed to unclick the needed items in the installation menu, you could have agreed to install CouponThing and other malware to your PC. Once it's installed, CouponThing will switch your browser settings and options of the whole PC by itself. It will alter your homepage and reset your preferred search engine, as well as annoy you with ads during the web-surfing. If you enjoy shopping, you might think these ads are a good deal, but we are sure that not all sales are trustworthy. The complete cleaning of your system from malware, and from CouponThing is an ideal choice to ensure your privacy. This is because CouponThing copies your data, mostly your search requests and shopping habits. Follow our advices to uninstall CouponThing from your workstation.

If you simply want to guard the system from all threats, you have to know how to defend yourself from CouponThing by your own acts. Here's a list of suggestions, that will be helpful for you to preserve your computer clean:

  • Always pick the extended variant, if installing or downloading software to find additional add-ons.
  • Use secure antimalware software and do a full computer scan at least once a week.
  • Do not download any suspicious files, as this is how CouponThing is easily transmitted.
  • Do not visit unreliable websites.

The fast reply to viral infection is the easiest way to get rid of malicious software. Look at these signs, on which you may understand, that there's adware on your PC.

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