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  • 5.0 stars

    "The way all AV should be."

    April 29, 2015  |   By Yur-fred

    Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.6.306.7947

    Pros

    This program has to be the best program out there. Especially if you download a lot like me. One thing I found EXTREMELY useful is Ad-aware scans all incoming files and even the websites I browse. It also recognizes viruses that many different popular Anti-virus programs do not detect.
    I would highly recommend this program, especially for frustrated users of McAfee, Norton, or any other anti-virus program that just isn't doing it's ""job"

    Cons

    I haven't found anything to dislike about this first rate product.

    Summary

    By far the best antivirus around

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Beautiful to use."

    April 29, 2015  |   By willifish

    Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.6.306.7947

    Pros

    I have used many AV programs but they all gave me problems. Ad-aware has never given me any problems.

    Love the automatic updates, quick and unobtrusive.

    Live detection scans everything I that comes into my PC.

    Yet my system runs well and FAST

    Cons

    Well it has no cons but .... when it blocks a virus attack at real time it doesn't give much details of the virus.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Best antivirus up to date"

    April 29, 2015  |   By jhughees

    Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.6.306.7947

    Pros

    Effective, smooth, does not slow down my computer at all.

    Cons

    No complaints, its free

    Summary

    This software should be standard on every windows machine.

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  • 4.0 stars

    "I really love this product."

    April 29, 2015  |   By kimberscott

    Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.6.306.7947

    Pros

    Well it is a good product indeed. It found viruses that other AVs couldn't. It doesn't hog resources, like some AVs out there. I would recommend it highly.

    Cons

    It's too perfect

    Summary

    Great program for my home needs. Works well.

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Solved my problems with just one scan."

    April 29, 2015  |   By ttimlynn

    Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.6.306.7947

    Pros

    Awesome combination of antivirus/antispyware. Excellent at detecting and removing spyware, malware, trojans, viruses......I'm glad I got Ad-aware. it removed all the problems on my computer.

    Cons

    Some of the options could have used a little more clarity.

    Summary

    Has everything that I need, from an antivirus.

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Everything you want from an antivirus."

    April 29, 2015  |   By fonald-rord

    Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.6.306.7947

    Pros

    Does an excellent job without being intrusive. My computer keeps running normally and the protection is always on. I wasn't sure about the toolbar but it's actually very useful.

    Cons

    Really haven't found any.

    Summary

    Runs quietly and does its thing.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "For me it's the best!"

    April 28, 2015  |   By Lariccio

    Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.6.306.7947

    Pros

    So easy to use and such a breeze to remove viruses if they ever make it through. Very dependable software.

    Cons

    Nothing bad at this moment.

    Summary

    In my humble opinion Ad-aware is the best.

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Overall good product"

    April 28, 2015  |   By Freddy-p79

    Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.6.306.7947

    Pros

    Overall this is the best antivirus I've ever used. First of all it's free, it catches just about everything and doesn't seem to hog my computers resources. I can actually see my computer working better now. 

    Cons

    I have only good things to say about this program.

    Summary

    Good protection, can remove viruses, and fix vulnerabilities.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Convenient antivirus system."

    April 28, 2015  |   By Coving-jodi

    Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.6.306.7947

    Pros

    So simple, anyone can use this program. The scans are neat and give you all the information you need to remove them. Safe browsing is very useful to me and helps me figure out which sites are safe or not.

    Cons

    Don't really have anything to complain about.

    Summary

    I will never use another antivirus.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Freeeee, quick, easy and works!!!!"

    April 28, 2015  |   By Keolsons

    Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.6.306.7947

    Pros

    I like everything about this product.

    Cons

    None whatsoever.

    Summary

    As good as there is on the market today.

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