There are a lot of advertising applications that are using not very decent ways to break in your system. CouponTasticOffers is considered as one of them. This program attaches to your internet browser as an add-on and starts to demonstrate you ads and coupons in your browser window. That is why you may want to remove this extension.
Once CouponTasticOffers is inside it will attach its extension to your browser. After that, it will start to generate ads and coupons in it, offering you discounts, new products and so forth. To generate these adverts, your computer will waste some of its resources, slowing your work down and clicking on them may lead to the redirection on different pages. The trick is that this page may be viral and you will catch some virus that will do real damage to your system.
How does CouponTasticOffers get into my system?
There are a lot of ways for CouponTasticOffers to break in. The developers are using viral advertising, redirect and email spam messaging to inform users about this add-on and spread it among them. It also has the official website where CouponTasticOffers is spreading and advertising as a legit tool. But the most common and effective way to install this extension silently is a bundling method. The developers are wrapping the installation of CouponTasticOffers adware with other programs to install it along with them. Most users are not paying attention to the installation process of a freeware, which lead to such actions. That is why it is advised to remove CouponTasticOffers add-on and check your computer for any other potential threats. Follow the steps and instructions below to do that.
Removal tool for CouponTasticOffers:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with CouponTasticOffers in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware 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 Anti-Malware 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):