Remove Coupon Clear ads (Removal Guide)

Coupon Clear

Coupon Clear is adware we discovered that displays continuous pop-up ads in your web browser. Coupon Clear ads usually say “Ads by Coupon Clear” on or just “by Coupon Clear” on them. Coupon Clear adware is known to utilize deceptive marketing tactics and bundle with malware and other threats.

coupon clear ads

A major concern with this type of adware is that it may bundle with other threats that present a risk. The adware will bundle with other objects that can cause additional symptoms. In order to remove Coupon Clear ads it is recommended to eradicate other threats as well.

Threat Details

Name Coupon Clear, Coupon Clear virus *This infection is not technically defined as a computer virus
Detection Categories Adware, Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP)
Publisher Description N/A
Symptoms Advertisements and sponsored search results in the web browser
Browser redirects to sponsored webpages
Decreased internet speed and performance
Decreased computer functionality and performance
Path C:\Program Files (x86)
Detection & Removal Tool Click Here To Download Malwarebytes

Coupon Clear Removal Options

Manual Removal Guide

This manual Coupon Clear removal guide contains steps to help you completely remove Coupon Clear and other threats from your computer for free. In order to eradicate this threat please follow each step in order.

Coupon Clear Removal Steps

1. The first step to remove Coupon Clear is to uninstall the program from Windows Control Panel if there is a usable uninstall entry. To uninstall Coupon Clear go to Start Menu > Control Panel > Uninstall a Program (or Add and Remove Programs) and search for Coupon Clear and other suspicious programs in the list. Once you have found Coupon Clear, double click it to begin the uninstall process. Repeat this step for any other suspicious programs you may have found.

2. The second step to remove Coupon Clear is to remove any unwanted browser add-ons and extensions that may have installed from each web browser on your computer.

Google Chrome Go to Customize and control Google Chrome > More Tools > Extensions
Mozilla Firefox Go to Menu > Add-ons
Microsoft Internet Explorer Go to Tools > Manage add-ons
Apple Safari Go to Safari > Preferences > Extensions

3. The third step to remove Coupon Clear is to scan your computer and eradicate malicious files using Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software.

4. Download and Install Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software.

5. Open Malwarebytes and click the large blue Scan Now button to begin a scan.

6. Once the scan is complete click the Remove Selected button and Finish button afterwards. If Malwarebytes suggests that you restart your computer please do so.

7. The fourth step to remove Coupon Clear is to scan your computer and eradicate malicious files using HitmanPro; a reputable second-opinion scan and removal tool.

8. Download and Install HitmanPro by Surfright.

9. Open HitmanPro and click Next to start scanning your computer. *If you are using the free version you may chose to create a copy or perform a one-time scan.

10. When the HitmanPro scan is complete click the Next button and then click the Reboot button. *To activate the free version of HitmanPro: enter your email address twice and click the Activate button.

11. The fifth step to remove Coupon Clear is to clean-up and repair settings with CCleaner.

12. Download and Install CCleaner by Piriform.

13. Open CCleaner and go to the main Cleaner screen. Click the Analyze button. When the process is complete, click the Run Cleaner button on the bottom right of the program interface.

14. Go to Tools > Startup and search for suspicious entries in each tab starting from Windows all the way to Content Menu. If you find anything suspicious click it and click the Delete button to remove it.

15. Go to the Registry window and click the Scan for Issues button. When the scan is complete click the Fix selected issues… button and click Fix All Selected Issues.


Sean Doyle

http://Botcrawl.com

Sean Doyle is an engineer from Los Angeles, California. Sean's primary focuses include Internet Security, Web Spam, and Online Marketing.