Do you know what CouponGiant is?
CouponGiant is one of those suspicious programs which you should delete the moment you detect them on your system. CouponGiant itself belongs to the MultiPlug family and it is known to be an adware program; thus, the main reason why you should get rid of it is the fact that it will generate and place a ton of commercial advertisements on your screen. You will find out very soon that all these ads are very annoying. In addition, our specialists say that they might even cause harm to your PC because they have an ability to redirect users to untrustworthy web pages. If your system’s safety is really important for you, you should delete CouponGiant without further consideration. If you feel that you need some help with the removal of this adware, you should definitely continue reading this article.
The main thing why we do not recommend that you keep adware installed is the fact that it will generate you various commercial advertisements. You will see those ads if you use Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox mainly because adware programs are usually compatible with all the browsers. If you have already noticed ads on your screen, you should not click on them even if they look beneficial and very interesting because you might be taken to untrustworthy web pages. Actually, the adware program that generates advertisements does not know anything about your interests at first, but it collects information about your browsing habits day after day and then can provide you with relevant advertisements after some time. Not all the ads are dangerous, but it is still better not to click on them because you might cause harm to your system really quickly.
There is a bunch of programs similar to CouponGiant available on the web, e.g. UltraCoupon, WorldWideCoupon, CouponGiant, and others. Research has shown that users usually allow these programs to enter their systems when they click on fake Download buttons. These buttons are usually installed on file-sharing and torrent websites. Of course, you might come across them on unreliable web pages too. Keep in mind that the majority of unreliable programs enter systems without permission, so it is not very easy to prevent this from happening. Luckily, there is still a way to protect the system from malicious software. Security specialists say that the best would be to install a security application on your computer. Of course, you will have to keep it enabled all the time.
You will not see CouponGiant on your system anymore if you delete it. This can be done via Control Panel. Instructions which you can find below this article will help you to delete this advertising-supported application in the blink of an eye. Do not forget that you have to follow the removal steps one after the other.
- Click the Start button.
- Select Control Panel.
- Click Add or Remove Programs.
- Select the program and click Remove.
Windows 7 and Vista
- Open the menu.
- Click Control Panel to open it.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Right-click on the undesirable software and then click Uninstall.
- Launch RUN and enter Control Panel in the box.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Right-click on CouponGiant and then click Uninstall.
In non-techie terms:
If ads do not stop appearing on your screen after the removal of CouponGiant, it is very likely that other undesirable programs are installed on the system. In such a case, we highly recommend scanning the system with a trustworthy antimalware scanner (e.g. SpyHunter).