Search.couponsimplified.com is a website with own search engine what help user finds anything on the Internet. But the truth is different, Search.couponsimplified.com is a browser hijacker what will randomly redirect you to different sites and if you try to find images you will be redirected to another search engine. This hijacker can easily get to any browser includes Mozila, Google Chrome, Opera, Safari, Edge and other. This hijacker will change some setting so you will see Search.couponsimplified.com (or any else malicious site) as your new home page, your search engine will be changed and the most awful thing is that Search.couponsimplified.com will also install small programs with it what can also install some new virus stealthily.
Search.couponsimplified.com can be installed if you have some virus on your computer or while you install some freeware. If you `Skip` installation then you should be ready that something can be installed on your computer without your permission. The Simple rule what will save your PC from the future virus attack. So after Search.couponsimplified.com become part of your system it will bring many changes into your computer. You will see Search.couponsimplified.com.com as your new homepage and use its search engine as your default. Never ignore sites what was appearing on your computer without any notification. We highly recommend to remove Search.couponsimplified.com from your computer immediately.
Search.couponsimplified.com hijacker removal tool:
Removal guide for Search.couponsimplified.com hijacker:
STEP 1. Download and install GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
STEP 2. Perform a scan for Search.couponsimplified.com hijacker:
STEP 3. Apply actions to detected items:
When scanning process is over, select “Move to quarantine” in top right corner and click “Apply” at the bottom.
NOTE: It is advised to check the box in bottom left corrner “Create Restore Point“. This will allow you to return to that point in your system, befor our program removed detected files.
STEP 4. Reset your browser settings:
NOTE: We advise you to save your data in all active browser windows, this step will close all sessions!
Go to “Tools” tab – click “Reset Browser Settings“. In the first column, you need to choose your internet browser that is infected with Search.couponsimplified.com hijacker. In second column, we advise you to choose “Start page” and “Search engines” options. But you may correct them as you wish. If you don’t know what to choose, then follow our advice.
STEP 5. Turn on On-Run Protection:
Go to “Protection” tab and click “Start” button. This will turn on a “On-Run Protection” in GridinSoft Anti-malware. When this feature enabled, our program will prevent malicious activities on your computer. If some malware or adware will try to install itself on your computer – it will be immediatly blocked by our program.
Here is a video on how to remove hijackers (and not only!) with GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
Prevention tips on how to avoid being reinfected with Search.couponsimplified.com hijacker:
- Don’t click on any advertisements on the web! You can be redirected on a potentially viral or phishing page.
- Don’t download or open any files from your email! Millions of malicious files are spreading through email spam messaging, open attached files only if you absolutely sure in who sent this message.
- Avoid suspicious website! Cyber criminals are created whole website to fool users and make them download malicious and bundled program from there.
- Use anti-malware software!
- Perform a scan at least once a week! In GridinSoft Anti-Malware you can do it automaticly by setting up a scheduled scan.
- Don’t install or download files from shady and unreliable websites! This one is important, more than 50% of infected users were infected with such scam.
If you still have any questions or your problem wasn’t solved – submit a ticket to our friendly support team.