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TakeuTheCoupon

What is TakeuTheCoupon?

TakeTheCoupon is an adware extension that plugs into the user's web browser for IE, Chrome and Firefox and will display additional advertisements in search engines such as Bing and Google. It installs itself as an extension (BHO/plugin) and runs as a background process. This adware program creates an entry in Add or Remove Programs however removing this entry might stop the adware from running, but will not stop ads from displaying. Once installed, it displays ads by injecting new ads in search as well as various web pages that use 3rd party advertising and replaces these ads with its own. The program users the InstalleRex download manager from WebPicks Holdings to install itself on the user's PC. InstalleRex is known for distributing potentially unwanted applications including web browser toolbars and various ad-supported extensions. The software is a variant of a known adware (AKA SaveAs, SaveNShare, DownloadKeeper) but is re-branded to mask its origination although is includes many of the same components.

Overview

It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The main program executable is LN.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.34 MB (1,403,522 bytes).
TakeuTheCoupon 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 TakeuTheCoupon.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: TaakeTTheaCCoupon
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\takeuthecoupon
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\TakeuTheCoupon\LN.exe" /s /n /C:"ExecuteCommands;UninstallCommands" ""
Estimated size: 1.34 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TakeuTheCoupon

Program executable:LN.exe
Path:C:\ProgramData\takeuthecoupon\LN.exe
MD5:b5a84aebdb666811900dad316744cecc
Additional files:
  • LN.exe (by Setup)
  • LN.dll
  • LN.x64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • LN.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TakeuTheCoupon' with the class of {BFF0CD54-70D4-61E2-B5F0-F78B722E4629}.

How do I remove TakeuTheCoupon?

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Or, you can uninstall TakeuTheCoupon 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 TakeuTheCoupon, 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 TakeuTheCoupon.
  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 TakeuTheCoupon you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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Google Chrome

USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 87%
Keep it 13%
 
MOST USED OS
~99%
Windows 7 (SP1)
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
83.33%
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

83.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 83.33%
  United Kingdom 16.67%

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