TakeTheCoupon Ads are all powered by some nasty adware currently installed in your PC. However, the problem is that this adware might not be easily traced in your PC. For example, when you access the Control Panel of your PC you might not find TakeTheCoupon there. Also, when accessing the list of add-ons (extensions) of your browser TakeTheCoupon may also not be found. Still, these advertisements will somehow pop up.
TakeTheCoupon adware causes a lot of troubles. At this point we don`t mean only advertisements, which are truly annoying. Another issue is the problem of permanent redirections of all your available browsers to random pages, which are extremely malicious. Another issue the truth that TakeTheCoupon makes your system to function extremely slow.
How does TakeTheCoupon get into my system?
TakeTheCoupon adware may be bundled with some other free software you might decide to install into your system. So, if you`re a person who deals with free applications on a regular basis, make sure you always pay close attention to what exactly you`re going to install into your system in addition to the basic software of your choice. This is the best way to avoid TakeTheCoupon adware default installation.
How to remove TakeTheCoupon?
If you detect TakeTheCoupon and don’t wish to keep it on your PC, then you can follow the removal guide given below to remove it. You may choose a manual method to delete this infection, but it should be reminded that, the manual removal is a cumbersome and risky task which must only be attempted by advanced users. If you are a novice user, it is a better option to use an automatic removal tool, for instance Trojan Killer by GridinSoft.
Removal tool for TakeTheCoupon:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with TakeTheCoupon in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Trojan Killer and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):