Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar

About this infection

CouponXplorer Toolbar is a possibly unnecessary application, that is trying to convince you it’s a useful toolbar. It is promoted as a useful toolbar but in reality, it will only use you to make money. Infection normally occurs via free free application bundles. Do not be surprised if you end up with this toolbar or some other similar contamination if you do not pay attention to what types of programs you’re installing. This threat isn’t classified as a high-level threat but while it won’t harm your machine, it will modify your browser’s settings and perform reroutes to advertisement pages. Despite saying that, those redirects might reroute to damaging websites, and damaging program could infect your system. You need to dodge dubious toolbars in the future, and terminate CouponXplorer Toolbar.

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Spread ways

If you did not install it intentionally it probably was attached to some free application. Very small number of people would install them intentionally so, they are added to freeware, and you need to stop them from installing. Simply opt for Advanced (Custom) settings during freeware installation, and you will be able to do this. If there indeed is an offer adjoined, ensure you unmark it. Default settings will hide those attached offers, and if you don’t deselect them, they will be permitted to install, and you will be stuck having to uninstall CouponXplorer Toolbar again.

Should you uninstall CouponXplorer Toolbar?

The minute the toolbar is installed, you will realize that your browser’s settings are changed. It doesn’t matter which browser you prefer, all leading ones, like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will be affected. Since the toolbar won’t need your permission to make alterations, it may come as a surprise. You will have a different home web page and new tabs, and those alterations will be irreversible unless you delete CouponXplorer Toolbar. Be careful if you opt to use the supplied search engine since it may be inserting sponsored links into the results. The search engine will try to reroute you because the more traffic a website gets, the more advertisement revenue owners can make. Keep in mind that those redirects may lead to damaging sites, so while the toolbar is not malicious itself, it poses a threat to your computer. Eliminate CouponXplorer Toolbar as soon as you can, before you end up with more severe infections.

CouponXplorer Toolbar termination

It is not complex to terminate CouponXplorer Toolbar manually, and we will present guidelines below this report to help you. If you choose automatic CouponXplorer Toolbar uninstallation, get a reputable removal application and have it take care of the infection. It should have no trouble locating where the infection is concealed, and it will be eliminated completely. After you abolish  CouponXplorer Toolbar, you will be permitted to modify your browser’s settings back.

Learn how to remove CouponXplorer Toolbar from your computer

Step 1. CouponXplorer Toolbar Removal from Windows

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Press on the Start icon. win7-start Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  2. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-control-panel Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Find the program you want to delete and press Uninstall. win7-uninstall-program Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar

b) Windows 8

  1. Right-click on the start icon (lower left corner). win10-start2 Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  2. Select Control Panel. win8-start Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Click Programs and Features. win8-control-panel Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win8-remove-program Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar

c) Windows 10

  1. Open Start menu and click on the magnifying glass (next to the shut down button). win10-start2 Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  2. Type in Control Panel. win10-start Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win10-remove-program Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and press Applications. mac-os-apps Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  2. Check all suspicious programs you want to get rid of.
  3. Drag them to the trash icon in your dock (Alternatively, right-click on the program and press Move to Trash). mac-os-app-delete Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  4. After you move all the unwanted programs, right-click on the trash icon and select Empty Trash.

Step 2. Delete CouponXplorer Toolbar from browsers

a) Remove CouponXplorer Toolbar from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Open Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press More located at the top right corner of the screen (the three dots). edge-menu Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Settings → Choose what to clear. edge-settings Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  4. Check the boxes of the items you want removed, and press Clear. edge-clear-data Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  5. Press Ctrl + Alt + Delete together.
  6. Choose Task Manager.
  7. In the Processes tab, find the Microsoft Edge process, right click on it, and press Go to details (or More details if Go to details is not available). task-manager Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  8. Right-click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End task.
(Method 2)
Before you proceed with this method, backup your data.
  1. Go to C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_xxxxxxxxxx.
  2. Select all the folders, right-click on them and press Delete. edge-folder Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Press the start button, and type in Windows PowerShell in the search box.
  4. Right-click on the result, and select Run as administrator. edge-powershell Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  5. In Administrator: Windows PowerShell, paste Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> and tap Enter. edge-powershell-script Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  6. The issue should be gone now.

b) Remove CouponXplorer Toolbar from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. IE-gear Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  2. Select Manage add-ons, and then Toolbars and Extensions.
  3. Find and disable all suspicious extensions. IE-add-ons Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  4. Close the window.

c) Restore your homepage on Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon.
  2. Internet Options → General tab. Delete the homepage URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Press Apply.

d) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. ie-settings Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  2. Internet Options → Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. At the bottom, you will see a Reset button. Press that.
  4. In the window that appears, check the box that says Delete personal settings. IE-reset Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  5. Press Reset.
  6. Click OK to exit the window.
  7. Restart your browser.

e) Remove CouponXplorer Toolbar from Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose More tools and Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Remove suspicious extensions by clicking the Trash icon next to them. chrome-extensions-delete Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  4. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by unchecking the box that says Enabled. If you later decide to keep it, simply check the box again.
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f) Restore your homepage on Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose Settings. chrome-menu Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. In the window that appears, under On startup, there will be a Set pages option. Press on that.
  4. Remove the set website, and type in the one you prefer to be your homepage. Press OK. chrome-startup-page Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  5. In Settings, under Search, there is a Manage search engines option. Select that. chrome-search-engines Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  6. Remove all search engines except the one you want to use. Click Done.

g) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose Settings. chrome-menu Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Scroll down and press on Show advanced settings. chrome-settings Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  4. Find and press the Reset button. chrome-reset Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  5. In the confirmation window that appears, press Reset.

h) Remove CouponXplorer Toolbar from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right of the screen.
  2. Select Add-ons. mozilla-menu Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Select the Extensions tab, and remove all questionable extensions. mozilla-extensions Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  4. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by clicking Disable. If you later decide to keep it, simply press Enable.

i) Restore your homepage on Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right side of the screen.
  2. Select Options. mozilla-menu Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. In General, click Restore to Default below the Home Page field. mozilla-options Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar

j) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right of the screen.
  2. Press the question mark at the bottom of the menu.
  3. Select Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-troubleshooting Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  4. Select the Refresh Firefox option. mozilla-reset Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar

k) Remove CouponXplorer Toolbar from Safari (for Mac)

  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Preferences (can be accesses by pressing on Safari at the top of your screen). safari-menu Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Choose the Extensions tab.
  4. Uninstall all questionable extensions. safari-extensions Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  5. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by unchecking the box that says Enabled. If you later decide to keep it, simply check the box again.

l) Reset Safari

If you are using the Yosemite, El Capitan or the Sierra versions, the option to reset Safari with one click is not available. Thus you will have to clear the history and empty the caches in separate steps.
  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Clear History (can be accesses by pressing on Safari at the top of your screen). safari-clear-history Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  3. Choose from what time you want the history deleted, and press Clear History. safari-clear-history Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  4. Press on Safari at the top of the screen and select Preferences. safari-advanced Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  5. Select the Advanced tab and check the box next to Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  6. Select Develop (from the menu bar at the top of the screen). safari-develop-menu Get rid of CouponXplorer Toolbar
  7. Press Empty Caches.
If for some reason you are unable to remove the extensions or reset your browsers, it may be a good idea to obtain anti-spyware software and have it deal with the problem.
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