You ran your browser such as MS Edge, Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer, but somehow, for some reason, you did not get your favorite homepage you wanted after running it. This is sign of hijacker infection, potentially unwanted program created to redirect your browser to Easy Coupons Access site. The Easy Coupons Access browser hijacker modifying the web browsers settings like default search engine, newtab and startpage with its own data.
The browser hijacker can also set up the Easy Coupons Access web-page as the Internet Explorer, Firefox, Edge and Google Chrome default search engine that cause search redirects via the web-site. In this way, developers of the hijacker have an opportunity to show various advertisements together with the search results for your query. These unwanted ads will be summarized in the redirected web site. This can bring a large count of revenue for developers of the browser hijacker.
While the Easy Coupons Access browser hijacker is active, you won’t be able to revert back the FF, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge and Chrome’ settings like new tab, startpage and search provider by default. If you try to set your homepage to be Google, Bing or Yahoo, those settings will be automatically modified to Easy Coupons Access with the next PC reboot. But this does not mean that you should just ignore it or get along with this fact. Because this is not the best option, due to the Easy Coupons Access homepage you can have problems with the Internet Explorer, Edge, Firefox and Chrome, unwanted advertisements and even confidential information theft.
We strongly recommend that you perform the few simple steps below that will assist you to delete Easy Coupons Access redirect using the standard features of Windows and some proven free applications.
How to remove Easy Coupons Access from computer
In the few simple steps below we will have a look at the hijacker infection and how to remove Easy Coupons Access from Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Edge web-browsers for Windows OS, natively or by using a few free removal tools. Read it once, after doing so, please print this page as you may need to shut down your web-browser or reboot your PC.
To remove Easy Coupons Access, use the following steps:
- How to manually remove Easy Coupons Access
- Scan your system and remove Easy Coupons Access with free utilities
- Run AdBlocker to block Easy Coupons Access and stay safe online
- How did Easy Coupons Access browser hijacker get on your computer
- To sum up
How to manually remove Easy Coupons Access
Steps to delete Easy Coupons Access hijacker without any apps are presented below. Be sure to carry out the step-by-step steps completely to fully get rid of this intrusive Easy Coupons Access .
Delete questionable programs using Windows Control Panel
In order to remove Easy Coupons Access, first thing you need to do is to remove unknown and suspicious programs from your computer using Windows control panel. When removing this browser hijacker infection, check the list of installed programs and try to find questionable programs and uninstall them all. Pay special attention to recently installed programs, as it’s most probably that the Easy Coupons Access hijacker сame along with it.
Press Windows button , then click Search . Type “Control panel”and press Enter. If you using Windows XP or Windows 7, then click “Start” and select “Control Panel”. It will display the Windows Control Panel as displayed below.
Further, press “Uninstall a program”
It will display a list of all programs installed on your PC. Scroll through the all list, and delete any suspicious and unknown apps.
Delete Easy Coupons Access from Firefox by resetting internet browser settings
The Firefox reset will keep your personal information such as bookmarks, passwords, web form auto-fill data and delete unwanted search provider and home page such as Easy Coupons Access, modified preferences, extensions and security settings.
Start the FF and click the menu button (it looks like three stacked lines) at the top right of the internet browser screen. Next, click the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu. It will display the slide-out menu.
Select the “Troubleshooting information”. If you’re unable to access the Help menu, then type “about:support” in your address bar and press Enter. It bring up the “Troubleshooting Information” page like below.
Click the “Refresh Firefox” button at the top right of the Troubleshooting Information page. Select “Refresh Firefox” in the confirmation prompt. The Firefox will begin a process to fix your problems that caused by the hijacker infection responsible for Easy Coupons Access . After, it’s complete, click the “Finish” button.
Remove Easy Coupons Access from Chrome
Like other modern browsers, the Google Chrome has the ability to reset the settings to their default values and thereby restore the web-browser new tab, homepage and search engine that have been replaced by the Easy Coupons Access hijacker infection.
Open the Google Chrome menu by clicking on the button in the form of three horizontal dotes (). It will display the drop-down menu. Select More Tools, then click Extensions.
Carefully browse through the list of installed extensions. If the list has the add-on labeled with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following guidance: Remove Google Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy otherwise, just go to the step below.
Open the Chrome main menu again, press to “Settings” option.
Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the “Advanced” link. Now scroll down until the Reset settings section is visible, as shown on the screen below and click the “Reset settings to their original defaults” button.
Confirm your action, click the “Reset” button.
Get rid of Easy Coupons Access startpage from IE
By resetting IE internet browser you revert back your web-browser settings to its default state. This is first when troubleshooting problems that might have been caused by browser hijacker infection such as Easy Coupons Access.
First, open the Microsoft Internet Explorer, then press ‘gear’ icon . It will display the Tools drop-down menu on the right part of the web-browser, then press the “Internet Options” as on the image below.
In the “Internet Options” screen, select the “Advanced” tab, then click the “Reset” button. The IE will show the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” dialog box. Further, click the “Delete personal settings” check box to select it. Next, click the “Reset” button as displayed on the screen below.
After the procedure is finished, click “Close” button. Close the Internet Explorer and restart your system for the changes to take effect. This step will help you to restore your internet browser’s search provider, new tab and startpage to default state.
Scan your system and remove Easy Coupons Access with free utilities
Manual removal tutorial does not always allow to completely remove the browser hijacker, as it is not easy to identify and remove components of hijacker and all malicious files from hard disk. Therefore, it is recommended that you use malware removal utility to completely remove Easy Coupons Access off your system. Several free malware removal utilities are currently available that can be used against the hijacker. The optimum solution would be to run Zemana Free, MalwareBytes Free and AdwCleaner.
Scan and clean your system of Easy Coupons Access with Zemana Anti Malware
Zemana Anti Malware is a tool which can get rid of adware, PUPs, browser hijackers and other malware from your machine easily and for free. Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) is compatible with most antivirus software. It works under Windows (10 – XP, 32 and 64 bit) and uses minimum of PC system resources.
- Installing the Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) is simple. First you will need to download Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM) on your PC from the following link.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: April 20, 2017
- After the downloading process is complete, close all programs and windows on your PC. Open a file location. Double-click on the icon that’s named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup.
- Further, press Next button and follow the prompts.
- Once installation is done, click the “Scan” button to look for hijacker that redirects your browser to undesired Easy Coupons Access page. This process can take quite a while, so please be patient. During the scan Zemana Free will detect threats present on your computer.
- Once the system scan is finished, Zemana will show a scan report. Review the scan results and then click “Next”. After the process is finished, you can be prompted to reboot your system.
Automatically remove Easy Coupons Access start page with Malwarebytes
We suggest using the Malwarebytes Free. You may download and install Malwarebytes to detect and remove Easy Coupons Access redirect from your personal computer. When installed and updated, the free malware remover will automatically scan and detect all threats present on the computer.
Installing the MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) is simple. First you will need to download MalwareBytes AntiMalware (MBAM) on your Microsoft Windows Desktop from the following link.
Category: Security tools
Update: November 9, 2017
After downloading is complete, close all windows on your PC system. Further, open the file called mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up as shown on the screen below, press the “Yes” button.
It will display the “Setup wizard” that will help you install MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) on the computer. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
Once setup is finished successfully, click Finish button. Then MalwareBytes Anti Malware will automatically start and you can see its main window as displayed in the following example.
Next, press the “Scan Now” button . MalwareBytes Free utility will start scanning the whole computer to find out browser hijacker infection responsible for modifying your web browser settings to Easy Coupons Access. This procedure may take some time, so please be patient. While the MalwareBytes Free utility is checking, you can see count of objects it has identified as being infected by malicious software.
After MalwareBytes has finished scanning your personal computer, MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) will show a list of all threats found by the scan. Review the results once the utility has finished the system scan. If you think an entry should not be quarantined, then uncheck it. Otherwise, simply press “Quarantine Selected” button.
The MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) will start to get rid of Easy Coupons Access browser hijacker infection and other web-browser’s harmful addons. When finished, you may be prompted to restart your computer. We suggest you look at the following video, which completely explains the procedure of using the MalwareBytes to remove browser hijacker infections, ad-supported software and other malicious software.
Double-check for potentially unwanted applications with AdwCleaner
AdwCleaner cleans your machine from adware, PUPs, unwanted toolbars, internet browser extensions and other undesired software like browser hijacker responsible for redirections to Easy Coupons Access. The free removal utility will help you enjoy your system to its fullest. AdwCleaner uses the (c) Malwarebytes technology to find if there are unwanted applications in your PC system. You can review the scan results, and choose the items you want to uninstall.
- Download AdwCleaner from the following link.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: February 8, 2018
- Once the download is done, double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once this utility is started, click “Scan” button to find hijacker related to Easy Coupons Access redirect. This procedure can take quite a while, so please be patient. While the AdwCleaner utility is scanning, you can see number of objects it has identified as being infected by malware.
- After the scan is finished, AdwCleaner will display you the results. Review the scan results and then click “Clean” button. It will open a prompt, click “OK”.
These few simple steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
Run AdBlocker to block Easy Coupons Access and stay safe online
The AdGuard is a very good ad-blocking application for the Microsoft Internet Explorer, Firefox, Microsoft Edge and Chrome, with active user support. It does a great job by removing certain types of undesired advertisements, popunders, pop ups, intrusive newtabs, and even full page ads and site overlay layers. Of course, the AdGuard can stop the Easy Coupons Access automatically or by using a custom filter rule.
Visit the page linked below to download the latest version of AdGuard for Windows. Save it directly to your Microsoft Windows Desktop.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 7, 2017
When the downloading process is done, launch the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen as displayed on the image below.
Follow the prompts. When the installation is finished, you will see a window as displayed in the following example.
You can click “Skip” to close the install program and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” button to see an quick tutorial which will help you get to know AdGuard better.
In most cases, the default settings are enough and you don’t need to change anything. Each time, when you launch your computer, AdGuard will start automatically and block pop-up advertisements, Easy Coupons Access redirect, as well as other malicious or misleading web-sites. For an overview of all the features of the application, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, that can be found on your desktop.
How did Easy Coupons Access browser hijacker get on your computer
To sum up
Now your system should be free of the hijacker responsible for redirections to Easy Coupons Access. Uninstall AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you stop unwanted pop-up advertisements and intrusive malicious web-sites) and Zemana (to periodically scan your personal computer for new malicious software, hijackers and ad supported software). Make sure that you have all the Critical Updates recommended for Windows OS. Without regular updates you WILL NOT be protected when new hijacker infections, malicious software and ‘ad supported’ software are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to remove Easy Coupons Access from your web browser, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.