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How to Remove Deals App Ads and Coupons? (Adware Removal Guide)

 

Your internet browser is brimming with ads and deals by Deals App when browsing the internet, especially the online shopping websites? Want to figure out why you are seeing these ads and want to find out how to rid your internet browser of ads by Deals App? Then read on.

 

 

What Is Deals App?

 

 

Deals App is a browser add-on and extension that can work with Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome. Although can be downloaded and installed willingly from its official websites, Deals App is commonly added to your internet browser without your knowledge and approval when you install other free downloads, such as video recording/streaming, download-manager.

Deals App ads

 

Deals App promises to save you money and time while shopping online by applying coupons for you with a single click. However, you will see pop-up box labeled with “Deals App” containing advertisements and similar deal related to the product you are browsing after Deals App got installed on your computer. It may also turn text into hyperlinks and automatically pop out browser windows that display various advertisements and sponsored links. All those ads, hyperlinks and pop-out windows are designed to promote games, questionable applications, and other products, so you may notice that some other unwanted programs got installed from nowhere.

Deals App ads 1

 

You may wonder how Deals App survived your installed antivirus and antimalware program. That’s because Deals App is categorized as PUP (potentially unwanted program) by the industry, not so offensive to your PC. But Deals App does interfere with users’ surfing experience for it is reported that webpages are extremely slow to load after infected by Deals App. Worse still, Deals App can access your data on all websites, tabs and browsing activity and manage your apps, extensions, and themes. So you are suggested to follow the guide below to get rid of this program if it weren’t installed by you personally.

 

 

How to Remove Deals App and Stop Coupons and Ads by Deals App? (Removal Guide)

 

                                                                                                           

Outline of the removal guide:

Option 1 > Remove Deals App and stop Deals App ads with Cloud System Booster

Option 2 > Remove Deals App and stop Deals App ads manually

     Step 1 Uninstall Deals App and related malicious programs

     Step 2 Remove Deals App extensions and plugins from IE/Firefox/Chrome

     Step 3 Clean up residual files and invalid registry entries

Malware Prevention Tips

                                                                                                            

 

To remove Deals App and stop pop-up ads in internet browser (Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox) completely, please follow the guide below. Some victims of this adware have complained that it is incredibly persistent, so please follow the guide step by step in its order. If you have any questions, please leave a reply below and we will try our best to help you to resolve your problem.

 

 

Option 1 > Remove Deals App and stop Deals App ads with Cloud System Booster

 

To remove Deals App and stop Deals App ads automatically, you only need to download and install Cloud System Booster, a system cleaner and optimizer.

Cloud System Booster-home

 

Cloud System Booster free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html

 

1. Uninstall Deals App with Anvi Uninstaller

 

Anvi Uninstaller is a tool integrated in Cloud System Booster which is a system cleaner and optimizer. Anvi Uninstaller will scan and delete leftovers after uninstall a program.

 

Launch Cloud System Booster → go to Toolbox → Download and Run Anvi Uninstaller → scroll down the Recently Installed list and locate any suspicious program → hit Uninstall to remove

Anvi Uninstaller

 

Please note that the Prefect Scan feature is only available for Cloud System Booster Pro version users. You can use this function by getting a trail license or upgrade to pro version.

Cloud System Booster purchase link: http://www.dotfab.com/csbupgrade.php

 

 

2. Remove Deals App browser extension and plugins

 

Slim Toolbar featured in Cloud System Booster enables you to manage toolbars and extentions on Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome simultaneously.

 

Click on the up arrow on the Home tab of Cloud System Booster to go to Slim Toolbar, then remove all the suspicious extensions and plugins.

CSB 3.0-Slim Toolbar

 

When you are not on the Home tab, you can find Toolbar Manager on the right side.

Cloud System Booster-toolbar manager

CSB-manage toolbar and extensions

 

 

3. Clean up residual files and invalid registry entries

 

Please note that there would be some leftovers in your computer after uninstall programs especially those malware. You’d better clean up your system with a system cleaner and optimizer and that’s what Cloud System Booster developed for.

 

Switch to Home tab → click Quick Care button → click Clear button after scan finished

Cloud System Booster-scan

 

 

 

Option 2 > Remove Deals App and stop Deals App ads manually

 

Step 1 Uninstall Deals App and related malicious programs

 

As mentioned above, Deals App often infects computers by being bundled in the installer of other free software, so you should uninstall Deals App and any suspicious and unexpected programs that installed recently.

 

For Windows 8 Users:

Move mouse pointer to the bottom right corner of the screen.

Go to Charms bar Settings Control Panel Uninstall a program

Uninstall Deals App and other unknown or unexpected programs.

 

For Windows 7/Vista Users:

Go to Start button > Control Panel > Uninstall a program / Programs and Features

Uninstall Deals App and any suspicious third-party application

 

For Windows XP Users:

Go to Start button >  Settings > Control Panel > Add/Remove Programs

Remove Deals App and any suspicious third-party application

 

 

Step 2 Remove Deals App extensions and plugins from IE/Firefox/Chrome

 

If you are still encountering Deals App ads after removing Deals App and relate malicious programs, you should go through the following guides to check your browser and remove Deals App leftovers on your web browser.

 

For Internet Explorer Users:

To remove extension: click on the gear icon or Tools → select Manage Add-ons → go to Toolbars and Extensions tab → right click on Deals App and any other suspicious extensions → choose Disable in the drop-down menu → close the window and click on OK button

IE manage add-on

 

For Mozilla Firefox Users:

To remove extensions and plugins: click on the orange Firefox button firefox button on the upper left corner of the browser → hit Add-ons → go to Extensions tab → Remove suspicious extensions (Deals App)

Firefox-extensions

Switch to Plugins tab → Disable suspicious plugins

 

For Google Chrome Users:

To remove extension: Click on Customize icon (Wrench or 3 bar icon) > Tools > Extensions → locate Deals App and any unwanted or unknown extension → click the Recycling Bin to remove it

Chrome-Extensions

 

 

Step 3 Clean up residual files and invalid registry entries

 

Please note that although Deals App and related malicious program is uninstalled, there are still many residual files – like invalid registry entries still on your computer. These junk files occupy disk space of your computer and may degrade your computer performance over time. It is complicated to delete them manually, so you may need the help of a system cleaner or system optimizer. We recommend you Cloud System Booster.

 

1. Download and install the free or paid version of Cloud System Booster.

Cloud System Booster free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html

Cloud System Booster Purchase link: http://www.dotfab.com/csbupgrade.php

 

2. Launch Cloud System Booster and click on the Quick Care button.

Cloud System Booster-home

 

3. Click on Clear button after scan finished.

Cloud System Booster-scan

 

Now, your computer should have been free from the infection of Deals App. If you have encountered any problem in the removing process, please leave a reply and we will help you fix your problem as soon as possible.

 

 

 

Malware Prevention Tips

 

1. Keep an eye on what you are agree to install and do not just click on Next blindly.

As mentioned above, Deals App sneaks into your computer by being bundled in the installer of other free software, so you should be attentive when install such programs and always opt for custom/advanced installation.

 

2. Turn on the security settings of your installed web browser.

If you always encounter the problems such as pop-up ads and redirecting, you may need to check if the available security settings of your web browser are on. You can view Turn on Security Features of Internet Browsers for Safer Surfing Online for tutorial.

 

3. Keep a professional antivirus or antimalware program on and perform system scan regularly.

Adware like Deals App may lead you to malicious websites and your computer may be exposed to other horrible computer infections, so we strongly recommend you to scan your computer with an antivirus or antimalware program to make sure that your computer is safe and clean. Anvi Smart Defender is such a program that you can make use of.

Anvi Smart Defender free version download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_asd.html

ASD

 

There is an Anvi Ad Blocker integrated in Anvi Smart Defender, which can block malicious URLs, phishing websites, pop-up/flash ads as well as your unwanted websites that cannot be distinguished and detected by the browser itself. If you are pro version user of Anvi Smart Defender, it is free to use for you. Also, you can download its trial version to create you a clean and secure online environment.

Anvi Ad Blocker free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_adb.html (expires in 15 days)