Should I remove CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension?
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CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension
What is CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension?
CouponAlert installs an extension into Google Chrome and allows you to search the Internet with MyWebSearch, a potentially unwanted program that changes and redircts all of your search results as well as DNS errors, and modifies your home page to mywebsearch.com or some other webpage. MyWebSearch automatically becomes your default search service which hijacks all your search requests as well as tracks your Internet surfing behavior to send you targeted advertising.
About (from Mindspark Interactive Network)
The Toolbar installs into your Internet browser and allows you to search the Internet with MyWebSearch and may provide other search features. Default Search, Address Bar Queries, DNS Errors: If you consent to make MyWebSearch your default search service, your Internet browser default search feature will be set to MyWeb... Read more
The primary executable is named CouponAlertCrxSetup.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package is about 1005.54 KB (1,029,676 bytes) when donwloaded.
- Malware detected in the program
- Integrates into the web browser
- Delivered through a thrid-party offer
- May modify the web browser's home page
- The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension.
|CouponAlertCrxSetup.exe (fd67c147402a2df6cf114d4f914d2058) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:|
||MyWebSearch.J (v) (not malicious)
CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension 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 CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension.
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\couponalert_2p chrome extension\bar
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\CouponAlert_2p Chrome Extension\bar\CouponAlertCrxSetup.exe /u
Estimated size: 1005.54 KB
Files installed by CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension
|Program executable:||CouponAlertCrxSetup.exe (Malware detected)|
|Path:||C:\Program Files\couponalert_2p chrome extension\bar\CouponAlertCrxSetup.exe|
How do I remove CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension?
Quickly and completely remove CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
- 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:
When you find the program CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension, click it, and then do one of the following:
- Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
- Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension.
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.
- Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
- Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
How do I reset my web browser?
If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by CouponAlert Toolbar Chrome Extension you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
- Open Internet Explorer and click the Tools button, and then click Internet options.
- Click the Advanced tab, and then click Reset. Select the Delete personal settings check box if you would also like to remove search providers, Accelerators and home pages. When Internet Explorer finishes applying default settings, click Close, and then click OK.
- The changes will take effect the next time you open IE.
- At the top of the Firefox window, click the Firefox button, go over to the Help sub-menu and select Troubleshooting Information.
- To continue, click Reset Firefox in the confirmation window that opens. It will close and be reset.
- When it's done, a window will list the information that was imported. Click Finish and Firefox will open.
- Open Chrome and click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
- Select Settings. In the "Search" section, click Manage search engine. Check if (Default) is displayed next to your preferred search engine. If not, mouse over it and click Make default. Mouse over any other suspicious search engine entries that are not familiar and click X to remove them.
- When the "Show Home button" checkbox is selected, a web address appears below it. If you want the Homepage button to open up a different webpage, click Change to enter a link.
- Restart Google Chrome.
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Uninstall it 69%
Keep it 31%
MOST USED OS
Windows 7 (SP1)
100.00% of installs come from the United States
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About Mindspark Interactive Network
Mindspark is a business unit of IAC that focuses on interactive products and web portals and operates IAC's interactive products and web portals such as Life123, Myway.
Publisher URL: www.mindspark.com