CouponAmazing Adware Removal

CouponAmazing is an adware which presents the user with coupons and other commercial material. This application is most active when users are visiting eBay, Amazon, Feelunique and other online shopping webpages. The presented coupons contain info about shopping prices and discounts. Although, CouponAmazing might look like a beneficial program, in reality it is not. It will become annoying very quickly; furthermore some additional issues might emerge due to this adware. Unfortunately, due to the fact that the provided services are very attractive to most of the users, CouponAmazing is a widely spread adware.

CouponAmazing

CouponAmazing becomes an unwanted application very soon because it severely interrupts internet browsing by redirecting the browser to various webpages. which might be dangerous. Furthermore, the application is capable of gathering data concerning your browsing. The collected information might be sold to third parties who use it for the development of user specific ads.

CouponAmazing is usually distributed with the help of other programs. This adware is usually bundled with freeware such as PDF creators or music players. As a result, when users are installing the latter programs the adware is installed too. Nevertheless, CouponAmazing could be easily avoided. Users need to select “Custom Installation” in the installation wizard. Then they will be presented with all the additional software which is going to be installed together with the desired program. If some of the apps are suspicious or simply not needed, users have to remove ticks next to their names. By performing this simple action, they won’t face a lot of troubles in the future. These rules should be applied when installing any kind of software.

Automatic CouponAmazing Removal

Step 1. In order to detect and remove CouponAmazing, download SpyHunter anti-spyware software

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Windows XP/Vista/7/8, Internet Explorer 6.0 or later

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Step 2. Click Run or Open and install the application by following the on-screen instructions (How to Install)

Step 3. SpyHunter will automatically scan and detect threats

Step 4. After scanning, click Fix Threats button

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Note: download size is 0.7 MB. Trial version offers an unlimited number of scans and detections for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version for 39.99 USD.

Manual CouponAmazing Removal

Important Note: CouponAmazing can be removed manually, however any mistakes can lead your PC to permanent damage of the system. Therefore a manual removal process is highly recommended for IT experts and system administrators. For regular users, Virus-Experts.com team recommends using SpyHunter or any other reputable security application.

Google Chrome

1. Fix Google Chrome startup pages.

Click on 3-bars icon and choose Settings. In On startup click Set pages and remove “CouponAmazing” by clicking X symbol. After that, add your desired homepage.

Chrome Settings

2. Remove “CouponAmazing” from the homepage settings.

Click on 3-bars icon and choose Settings. In Appearance section click on Change. Remove the malicious homepage by clicking X symbol. Then you can add the desired homepage by entering its URL and hitting OK.

Chrome Settings 2

3. Remove “CouponAmazing” from the search engine list and set a one.

Click on 3-bars icon and choose Settings. In Search section click on Manage search engines.. button. Choose the legitimate default search engine as default by clicking Make default. Then remove the malicious search engine from the list.

Chrome Settings 3

4. Remove add-ons that are associated with malware

Click on 3-bars icon and choose Tools. Go to Extensions and delete all add-ons related to “CouponAmazing” from the list.

Internet Explorer

1. Remove “CouponAmazing” from homepage settings.

Click on Tools icon and choose Internet Options. In General tab replace the hijacked homepage with a desired URL like www.google.com. Then click Apply to complete the action.

IE Internet Options

2. Modify default search provider settings, also remove the malicious search provider.

Click on Tools icon and choose Manage Add-ons. In Search Providers section please choose to set a legitimate search provider as default by clicking Set as default button. Then remove the malicious search provider from the list.

IE Manage Add-ons

Mozilla Firefox

1. Remove “CouponAmazing” from homepage settings.

Go to Options > General tab. Replace the malicious homepage with a preferred URL and click OK.

Firefox Homepage

2. Perform “about:config” function to revert Firefox changed items.

Type about:config into the address bar and press Enter. Then accept the warning.

Firefox Warranty

Search for CouponAmazing in the search field. Then right-click on each founded item and select Reset.

Firefox About Config

3. Remove “CouponAmazing” from the search engines list.

Click on the current search engine icon and choose Manage Search Engines.. Select the malicious URL and click Remove, then hit OK to complete the action.

Delete malicious apps and directories

Review your Add/Remove Programs list in Control Panel (Start -> Control Panel -> Add/Remove Programs). In the list search for apps related to “CouponAmazing”. Then choose ‘Uninstall’.

Search for and delete any folder related to “CouponAmazing” if found in the following directories:

  • %ProgramFiles%
  • %AppData%
  • %ProgramData%
  • %LocalAppData%

 

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