What is CoolnCheap
CoolnCheap by WebPick Internet Holdings Ltd. is unwanted ad-supported browser extension for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers. It is promoted as add-on to search for discounts and deals on shopping sites. However it displays irrelevant ads on non-shopping sites as well. For example you can see “Ads by CoolnCheap” or “Powered by CoolnCheap” ad banners on Google homepage. This is instructional article where I will show step-by-step uninstall guide for CoolnCheap adware.
How CoolnCheap infected your PC
Nowadays many developers use adware bundling as way to monetize their software. Advertising can pay up to 1$ for single installation of adware such as CoolnCheap on users PC. That’s why freeware utilities are the possible source of adware infection. Often such freeware developers create landing pages for programs like media converters, torrent downloaders, zip-archivers etc. bundled with CoolnCheap or other adware. And start advertising campaigns on Google or Bing. Although, there are well-known ad-free analogs some people fall into false advertisements and download such tools. Then they see Ads by CoolnCheap or another crap in their browsers.
Download CoolnCheap Removal Tool
To remove CoolnCheap completely we recommend you to use SpyHunter 5 from EnigmaSoft Limited. It detects and removes all files, folders and registry keys of CoolnCheap and several millions of other adware, hijackers, toolbars.
Remove CoolnCheap manually for free
Here is manual step-by-step tutorial for full CoolnCheap removal from your computer. This works 99% and was checked with the latest versions of CoolnCheap installer on operating systems with latest updates and browser versions.
Remove CoolnCheap from Control Panel
To start removing CoolnCheap you should remove it using Control Panel. It should uninstall correctly, however, we recommend you to use CleanMyPC to clean leftover items after uninstalling. Here are instructions for Windows XP, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Remove CoolnCheap from Windows XP:
- Click on Start button.
- Choose Control Panel.
- Click Add or Remove Programs.
- Find CoolnCheap.
- Click Uninstall.
Remove CoolnCheap from Windows 7:
- Click Start button.
- Then go to Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a Program.
- Find CoolnCheap and click Uninstall.
Remove CoolnCheap from Windows 8:
- Hover mouse pointer to the bottom-right corner to see Menu.
- Click Search.
- After that click Apps.
- Then Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
- Find CoolnCheap, click Uninstall.
Cannot uninstall CoolnCheap
In some cases CoolnCheap won’t uninstall and gives you message that “You do not have sufficient access to uninstall CoolnCheap. Please, contact your system administrator” when you try to remove it from Control Panel or “Access denied” error when removing CoolnCheap folder and files. This happens, because process updateDynamoCombo.exe or service DynamoComboSvc does not allow you to do it. In this case I will recommend you to use SpyHunter 5 or Malwarebytes AntiMalware or uninstall CoolnCheap in Safe Mode. To boot in Safe Mode do the following:
- Reboot your computer.
- While it starts booting type F8 button.
- This will open Advanced Boot Options menu.
- Choose Safe Mode and wait until Windows loads.
- Go to Control Panel > Uninstall a program and remove CoolnCheap
Remove CoolnCheap add-on from your browsers
Removing CoolnCheap from Control Panel often does not bring desired effect. It is browser extension and it may still be active in Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Here are instructions on how to remove CoolnCheap extension from your browsers manually.
- Start Google Chrome browser
- In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://extensions/.
- Find CoolnCheap extension.
- Click the trash can icon to remove it.
- Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
- In address box type (or copy-paste) about:addons.
- Choose CoolnCheap extension.
- Click Disable or Remove button.
Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):
Note: There is no feature to remove browser extensions from browser in latest version of Internet Explorer. To remove CoolnCheap from Internet Explorer, please, perform instructions for uninstalling program from Control Panel. To disable CoolnCheap, please, do the following:
- Open Internet Explorer.
- Click on gear/asterisk icon in the top-right corner.
- In opened menu Manage Add-ons.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions.
- Click Disable CoolnCheap.
Generally, CoolnCheap does not install in Opera browser however you can always double check. Do the following:
- Start Opera browser.
- Go to Tools > Extensions > Manage Extensions.
- Find CoolnCheap extension.
- Click Uninstall button.
Alternative way to remove adware browser extension CoolnCheap
For safe and effective browser extension removal use avast! Browser Cleanup utility. Run it with administrator privileges and remove all extensions with bad rating including CoolnCheap. You can also reset your browser settings for each of your browsers: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox.