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Should I remove Cooking up Coupons?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
88% remove it12% keep it
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2015.06.11.192900 100.00%

Cooking up Coupons

What is Cooking up Coupons?

From Yontoo's License Agreement: "The Software is supported by several forms of advertising, which will be displayed as you use your browsers, including, without limitation, banner and video ads, in-text ads and links, web browsing-related ads, interstitial, transitional, search, and full page ads. These advertisements may be targeted to queries you make through your browsers, the information stored or processed by the Software, or other information provided by you or collected from you as a result of your use of the Software."

About  (from Yontoo Technology)

The Software installs a group of web browsing features and functionalities that customize and enhance your interaction with the websites you visit by displaying text, graphics, or other interactive content in your browsers. Software features may include, without limitation, browser extensions, tools and applications ...  Read more


Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. In the Google Chrome browser, it will add an extension. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 9.11 MB (9,552,628 bytes).
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Installs a Windows Service
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Injects advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • This program has a poor reputation
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
  • Remove Cooking up Coupons with Reason Core Security.
Cooking up Coupons has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
Find out how to remove Cooking up Coupons.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Cooking up Coupons
URL: cookingupcoupons.com/support
Help link: mailto:[email protected]m
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Cooking up Coupons
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Cooking up Coupons\CookingupCouponsuninstall.exe
Estimated size: 9.11 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Cooking up Coupons

  • CookingupCouponsbho.dll - Cooking up Coupons
  • CookingupCouponsUninstall.exe
  • hikkdffbmeihmfacemeagdbcpppognke.crx
  • updateCookingupCoupons.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • CookingupCouponsbho.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Cooking up Coupons' with the class of {36e9a343-65bb-499a-969c-b6a98a8f689f}.
  • updateCookingupCoupons.exe runs as a service named 'Update Cooking up Coupons' (Update Cooking up Coupons).

How do I remove Cooking up Coupons?

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Or, you can uninstall Cooking up Coupons from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Cooking up Coupons, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Cooking up Coupons.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Cooking up Coupons you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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Google Chrome

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 88%
Keep it 12%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

About Yontoo Technology

Yontoo, a subsidiary/alias of ad-hijacker Sambreel, is a publisher of ad-supported web browser extensions designed to inject and display advertisements within the browser.
Publisher URL: www.yontoo.com


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