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How to Remove Pop-up Coupons and Deals by Deal Dropper? (Adware Removal Guide)


Get confused by the frequently pop-up coupons and deals by Deal Dropper when browsing the Internet, especially on online shopping websites? Wondering how to get rid of this computer infection? You will find detailed instructions on how to remove Deal Dropper and stop pop-ups in web browser.



What Is Deal Dropper?



Deal Dropper is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) that generally referred to as adware. It is widely distributed via other free downloads, such as download-manager, video streaming/recording and PDF creator, although it can be downloaded and installed from its official website. That’s why you are unaware of how and when it invaded your computer.

Deal Dropper adware


Deal Dropper is promised to keep you clued into coupons while you shop online at a participating retailer and provide you with deals at thousands of ecommerce sites, including Expedia, Best Buy, Walmart. However, it is very annoying to see those Coupons box and Deals by Deal Dropper pop-ups while browsing the Internet. And sometimes innocent computer users may be freaked out by those pop-ups for they can’t recall that they have installed any program responsible for them.

Deal Dropper-pop-up ads


You may wonder how Deal Dropper survived your installed antivirus and antimalware program. That’s because Deal Dropper is categorized as PUP (potentially unwanted program) by the industry, not so offensive to your PC. But Deal Dropper does interfere with users’ surfing, so you are suggested to follow the guide below to get rid of this program if it weren’t installed by you personally.


Symptom and danger of being infected by Deal Dropper:

> A Deal Dropper extension or plug-in will be added to your web browser once it settled on your computer.

> Your web browser is overwhelmed by Deal Dropper pop-up ads (Coupons, Deals and Ads by Deal Dropper);

> Webpages are extremely slow to load;

> Your web browser crash down unexpectedly;

> Your privacy is threatened for it can access your data on all websites;

> It may monitor your online activities and collect your search terms to feed you more precise ads.

> You may end up with more adware or malware on your computer when you click on the links in the ads.



How to Remove Deal Dropper and Stop Ads by Deal Dropper? (Removal Guide)



Outline of the removal guide:

Option 1 > Remove Deal Dropper and stop Deal Dropper ads manually

     Step 1 Uninstall Deal Dropper and related malicious programs

     Step 2 Remove Deal Dropper extensions and plugins from IE/Firefox/Chrome

     Recommended—Clean up residual files and invalid registry entries

Option 2 > Remove Deal Dropper and stop Deal Dropper ads with Cloud System Booster

Malware Prevention Tips




Option 1 > Remove Deal Dropper and stop Deal Dropper ads manually


Step 1 Uninstall Deal Dropper and related malicious programs


Deal Dropper often infects computers by being bundled in the installer of other free software, so you should uninstall Deal Dropper 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 Deal Dropper and other unknown or unexpected programs.


For Windows 7/Vista Users:

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

Uninstall Deal Dropper and any suspicious third-party application

uninstall Deal-Dropper


For Windows XP Users:

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

Remove Deal Dropper and any suspicious third-party application



Step 2 Remove Deal Dropper extensions and plugins from IE/Firefox/Chrome


If you are still encountering Deal Dropper ads after removing Deal Dropper and relate malicious programs, you should go through the following guides to check your browser and remove Deal Dropper 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 Deal Dropper 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 (Deal Dropper)


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 Deal Dropper and any unwanted or unknown extension → click the Recycling Bin to remove it




Recommended—Clean up residual files and invalid registry entries


Please note that although Deal Dropper 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:

Cloud System Booster Purchase link:


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

Cloud System Booster 3.1-home


3. Click on Clear button after scan finished.

Cloud System Booster 3.1-Clear



Option 2 > Remove Deal Dropper and stop Deal Dropper ads with Cloud System Booster


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


Cloud System Booster free download link:


1. Uninstall Deal Dropper 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 Deal Dropper or any suspicious program → hit Uninstall to remove


Shopper-Pro-uninstall 2


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:



2. Remove Deal Dropper 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.

Cloud System Booster-Slim Toolbar


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

Cloud System Booster 3.1-toolbar manager

Shopper-Pro extension removal



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 3.1-Clear


Now, your computer should have been free from the infection of Deal Dropper. 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.

Deal Dropper often comes as a special offer 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 Deal Dropper 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:

Anvi Smart Defender-1


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: (expires in 15 days)