How to Remove Ads by RockCoupon (Removal Guide)

Posted by John Larkin - August 27, 2015

Lots of unwanted ads will appear when you install RockCoupon. If you are ooking for a method to get rid of Ads by RockCoupon, please read the following removal guide.

What is RockCoupon?

RockCoupon is a pesky adware program that can make normal websites less beautiful and slow down system performance. This adware usually works on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefoxn, Safari, etc. You will possibly feel upset if you carelessly pick up this type of adware program. This RockCoupon always displays a great many of coupons, banners and advertisements to harass you. Each time you click Ads by RockCoupon, you are redirected to some websites that you are not interested in. From this, this malicious adware program attempt to use these ads to promote sponsored sites and collect web traffic.


It is recommended that you get rid of RockCoupon and annoying pop-up ads. Though RockCoupon is not a virus, its presence can result in lots of compute problems. This adware will secretly change some registry entries and system files when it gets into your computer, which could give chances for remote hackers to hack into the machine. Moreover, this irksome adware program might help other potentially unwanted programs like High Stair and Jazzed Savings enter your workstation. Hence, hopefully the following removal steps can help you get rid of RockCoupon and pop-ups permanently.

Why You Need to Remove RockCoupon Pop-up Ads?

Once RockCoupon is active on your computer, it will cause many annoying problems, such as,

1. It displays many pop-up ads or notifications labeled as “Powered by RockCoupon”, “Brought by RockCoupon” etc.

2. It installs unwanted add-ons and plug-ins to your web browsers.

3. It highlights some keywords on the web page you’re browsing.

4. It takes more time to load a web page and slows down your browsing.

5. It can spy on your online activities and collect useful personal information for unethical purposes.

Fix 1: Automatically Remove RockCoupon Pop-up Ads

Automatic removal of RockCoupon pop-up ads is recommended, as this professional Automatic Removal Tool can fully detect, identify and delete all bad files and components of RockCoupon. This is extremely helpful for those who don’t want to take the risk and trouble to perform manual removal. Click and download this professional Automatic Removal Tool below.

Fix 2: Manually Remove RockCoupon Pop-up Ads

If you’re comfortable with manually removing RockCoupon pop-up ads, please perform the removal steps below in the exact order so as to get a successful removal.

1. Disconnect the network and click on Start button then go to Control Panel. Click Uninstall a program.

2. Click Installed On tab so as to sort the programs by installed date.

3. Check programs that were not installed by yourself on your computer, right click on it and then select Uninstall.

RockCoupon could run on different browsers so as to generate pop-up ads to disturb users. You can remove RockCoupon from your browser and clean off unwanted ads.

Remove RockCoupon from Internet Explorer

1. Run Internet Explorer, click Tools and select Manage Add-ons.

2. Select RockCoupon or other unfamiliar add-ons and then click Disable button.

Remove RockCoupon from Google Chrome

1. Run Google Chrome, click on Chrome Menu icon, move your mouse to More Tools and then select Extensions

2. Find RockCoupon and other malicious toolbars or extensions that cause pop-ups and then click the Trash button.

Remove RockCoupon from Mozilla Firefox

1. Run your Mozilla Firefox, click on Tools and select Add-ons.

2. Find RockCoupon and other malicious toolbars or extensions that cause pop-ups and then then click Remove button.

RockCoupon is able to affect Windows system by modifying entries to Registry Editor which is basically the database for all operations on computers. To completely solve the problem, the following will show you to remove the malicious entries.

1. Hit Win key and R key on the keyboard at the same time.

2. Type into the command regedit on the Run window and click OK button.

3. Navigate to the following location in the Registry Editor and check the entries.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SOFTWARE/Microsoft/Windows/CurrentVersion/Run
HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Microsoft/Installer/Products/random
HKCU/SOFTWARE/Microsoft/Windows/CurrentVersion/Run/random.exe

If computers get infected with RockCoupon, the network will be affected possibly. If you cannot visit websites normally, you can change your DNS servers settings.

1. Right click on the network system icon the taskbar notification area on the desktop. Click Open Network and Sharing Center.

2. Click in your active network connection. That may be Local Area Connection or Wireless Network Connection.

3. Select Properties.

4. Double click the Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IP).

5. Click Advanced

6. Click DNS tab. Click on the DNS servers addresses, click Remove button to remove them one by one. After that, click Add button to add the IP addresses of the Google DNS servers.

7. Type in 8.8.8.8 or 8.8.4.4 and then click Add to save the change.

8. Click OK.



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