What is coppingo.com?
coppingo.com is classified as a browser hijacker which enters your computer bundled with freeware and instantly hijacks all of your browsers. The intruder will change your home page, default search engine, new tab page and might eve install its own extensions or browser. This way it gains the ability to direct you to the third parties’ websites and earn revenue. According to the creators of this software, this site is a place “where searching and organizing come together into a single seamless experience”. Unfortunately, no matter how nice that sounds, the hijacker will not improve your online experience, but it can cause you serious troubles. It is in your best interest to delete coppingo.com before it harmed your system.
What does coppingo.com do?
As we said, this intruder infiltrates Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox which means that you will not be able to avoid it. Since the application is similar to Astromenda.com, dregol.com and Vosteran.com, it is easy to imagine what it will do.
First of all, you should known that after the hijacker changes your search engine, it will make your search results impossible to trust. Your search queries will be directed to bing.com, however the hijacker will alter the results. In between them you will see numerous sponsored ads and links some of which may not even be related to your search query. Furthermore, it is a widely known fact that the promoted third parties cannot be trusted. As a result you may get routed to a malicious website after clicking one of the sponsored links. Do not take such risks with your system and terminate coppingo.com at once.
How did coppingo.com enter your system?
coppingo.com travels bundled in Installcore installers from such pages like filewin.com. In the future, be more careful with freeware downloads. Always choose Advanced or Custom installation option and monitor every step of it. Make sure to read the provided End User License Agreement, because in this document you should be able to see the additional software. Once you notice the suspicious or unknown program, click the Decline button. Also, bear in mind that this hijacker very often travels alongside PUP.Super Optimizer and Qihoo 360 applications, so you may need to get rid of them as well.
How to remove coppingo.com?
You can choose between two coppingo.com removal options. You can either install a reputable computer security software and let it terminate coppingo.com for you, or you can choose manual option. The first option guarantees that the whole hijacker will be removed. Also a powerful anti-spyware will clean your entire PC after coppingo.com removal. On the other hand, if you wish to delete coppingo.com by yourself, we prepared instructions which you will find below.
Remove Coppingo from Windows 8
- Open the Charm menu.
- Select Settings.
- Tap Control Panel.
- Choose Uninstall a program.
- Uninstall coppingo.com.
Remove Coppingo from Windows XP
- Click Start.
- Select Control Panel.
- Press Add or Remove programs.
- Remove coppingo.com.
Remove Coppingo from Windows Vista and Windows 7
- Open Start menu.
- Go to Control Panel.
- Pick Uninstall a program.
- Uninstall coppingo.com.
If there is no GET_Coppingo remove only from browsers.
Erase coppingo.com from your browsers
Delete Coppingo from Internet Explorer
- Press the Gear icon and choose Internet Options.
- Overwrite your home page in General tab.
- Click Gear icon again and choose Manage Add-ons.
- In Toolbars and Extensions, delete unwanted add-ons.
- Go to Search Providers and delete/change your search engine.
Delete Coppingo from Mozilla Firefox
- Tap on the menu and select Options.
- Open General tab and overwrite your home page.
- Move to Search tab and change/remove your search tool.
- Press on the menu again and open Add-ons.
- Delete unwanted extensions.
Delete Coppingo from Google Chrome
- Tap the menu and access Settings.
- Choose Set pages and set your home page.
- Under Search, select Manage search engine.
- Choose a new search provider and remove the old one.
- Open Extensions and erase useless add-ons.