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Should I remove Coupon Alert?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
62% remove it38% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,098
United States Rank #10,092
Reach 0.0109%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.60 days
194.62 days >
Average installed length: 102.26 days

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Coupon Alert

What is Coupon Alert?

The Toolbar installs into your Internet browser and allows you to search the Internet with MyWebSearch, a potentially unwanted program changes and redirects 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. Coupons provided by Savings.com

About  (from Mindspark Interactive Network)

The Coupon Toolbar gives you the fastest access to the hottest deals on the Web. You’ll be able to find bargains on a host of products and services from the nation’s top retailers. The Coupon Toolbar also provides convenient, money-saving alerts that notify you of the top deals on the Web sites you visit. Once you down...  Read more


Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed.
  • Known to reinstall itself
  • May modify the web browser's home page
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: CouponAlert
URL: www.couponalert.com
Help link: search.mywebsearch.com/mywebsearch/default.jhtml
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CouponAlert_2p\
Uninstaller: rundll32 C:\Program Files2\COUPON~2\bar\1.bin\2pBar.dll,O

How do I remove Coupon Alert?

You can uninstall Coupon Alert 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Coupon Alert, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Coupon Alert.
  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.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 62%
Keep it 38%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.36%
Windows Vista 26.17%
Windows XP 5.61%
Windows 10 1.87%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 59.35%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 21.03%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.61%
Windows 7 Professional 5.61%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.74%
Windows 10 Home 1.40%

Distribution by countryGeography

97.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 97.28%
  Canada 1.36%
  India 0.82%
  United Kingdom 0.27%
  Ireland 0.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 39.13%
Dell 29.81%
Toshiba 10.56%
Acer 10.56%
Gateway 3.11%
Sony 2.48%
Intel 1.86%
MSI 1.24%
Compaq 0.62%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.70%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.96%
TOSHIBA Satellite L505 2.96%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 2.22%
HP G72 Notebook PC 2.22%
Acer Aspire 7741 2.22%

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


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