Friday, August 22, 2014

Get Rid of/Remove MacCouponFinder Ads from the Web Browser

The system is taken over by MacCouponFinder virus? Numerous annoying ads keep popping up? No worries, this post will do you a favor to thoroughly uninstall MacCouponFinder adware and solve related problem.

What is MacCouponFinder Virus?

MacCouponFinder is defined as a malicious and stubborn adware program that attacks lots of computers all over the world. This malware can hide in spam email attachments and unverified free programs to take chance to enter the target system. But then MacCouponFinder virus will mess up your workstation seriously. Ads could be everywhere on the desktop when you are browsing the web. In particular, various coupons are showed when you are visiting shopping websites. Those charming ads could force you to pay for unworthy products. Even, they may contain malicious programs or even risky viruses like redirect virus.

MacCouponFinder adware will not only change your browser settings, but also attack the system. For instance, it drops some boot-up files and many useless files to the system without asking for any approval. As a consequence, MacCouponFinder runs automatically on Windows boot-up. Meanwhile, you could be misled and get annoyed. In addition, new icons could be placed on the desktop to mislead you to download malicious programs. All in all, MacCouponFinder is not a good thing. We strongly recommend that you uninstall it from your web browser ASAP.

MacCouponFinder Virus will do much harm to the infected computer:

1) MacCouponFinder Virus alters important browser settings and takes over all web browsers.
2) MacCouponFinder Virus could replace default home page and search engine without any approval.
3) MacCouponFinder Virus may mislead the victim into downloading additional harmful PC viruses.
4) MacCouponFinder Virus keeps track of online activities and collects online habits.
5) MacCouponFinder Virus displays a lot of annoying and unwanted ads and suspicious hyperlinks.
6) MacCouponFinder Virus redirects the victim into unknown web page frequently to promote unworthy products.
7) MacCouponFinder Virus makes the system crash frequently and causes the slow network speed.

How to Remove MacCouponFinder Virus from your PC?

1. Restart your computer and keep pressing F8 Key before Windows launches. Use the arrow keys to select the "Safe Mode with Networking" option, and then hit ENTER Key to continue.

2. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del at the same time to open Windows Task Manager and end MacCouponFinder process.

3. Go to Computer Control Panel from Start menu and open Folder Options. Click View and then tick “Show hidden files and folders” and uncheck “Hide protected operating system files (Recommended)”. Press OK.

4. Press Winkey+R together then enter “regedit” to start your registry editor. Delete the following registry keys.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon

5. Delete the following and related system files.


Note: MacCouponFinder virus is rather stubborn and malicious. It requests certain computer skills when you dealing with it in manual way. Any incident action could lead your machine to a more terrible situation.

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