Ad-Aware SE Personal Definition File

Ad-Aware SE Personal Definition File

Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 532 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    SE1R112 (06/15/2006)
  • Total Downloads:
    5,577,933
  • Date Added:
    June 15, 2006
  • File Size:
    Not available
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
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  • Current Version

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  • 4 stars

    "excellent"

    August 22, 2008

    Version: Ad-Aware SE Definition File SE1R280 (08/19/2008)

    Pros

    is free

    Cons

    take to much time

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  • 3 stars

    "Still Good & Bad"

    August 22, 2008   |   By Jalice888

    Version: Ad-Aware SE Definition File SE1R280 (08/19/2008)

    Pros

    This product works very well finding bad Adware and much more so with Spyboy Search & Destroy my computer is great aswell as many that I remove Limewire for opening Firewalls then these two programs clean the crap out.

    Cons

    DON'T get Ad-Aware 2008 since it bogs your computer near as bad as Trojans & Adware, AVG does the same too! They make it more complicated to update, a common scam of most software manufacturers using any trick to scam a lot more money from people

    Summary

    This version only has the hassle of no automatic updating so you have to go to your 'Lavasoft file' in your 'C Drive' under 'Program files' and in here open 'Ad-Aware SE Personal' then remove the 'Defs Ref' file. Now if you open Adware SE on the desktop often you can do 'Updates' from the normal system but sometimes they send a file like this one that fails so your only hope is to download it to a temporay window from here and then you have to copy that 'Defs Ref' file then open your 'C Drive' till you have got the 'Adaware SE Personal' file where you paste it on top of that file so it goes inside it (no idea why mine keeps saying it's a 17-05-2008 file updated now on 19-08-2008 but seems like the old file).

    Updated on Aug 22, 2008

    I also forgot I thought i'd take another look at Version Pro for aut updating this but still they want regular money to do this and when I tried that before it was useless as never found the Updates it said were there and when I searched none were available - avoid that scam too!!!

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  • 1 stars

    "Invalid Corrupt error message pops up"

    August 21, 2008   |   By winterskye

    Version: Ad-Aware SE Definition File SE1R280 (08/19/2008)

    Pros

    Usually I am able to update my Ad-Aware with CNET's latest definitions files with absolutely no problems at all...not this time.

    Cons

    I have attempted to download this updated 08/11/2008 def's file twice now and each time the downlaod gets to the 2.93 MB point a message pops up stating "the file is invalid or corrupt."

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    Publisher Lavasoft
    Publisher web site http://www.lavasoft.com
    Release Date June 15, 2006
    Date Added June 15, 2006
    Version SE1R112 (06/15/2006)
    Category
    Category Security Software
    Subcategory Anti-Spyware
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows 98
    Additional Requirements Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
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    File Size Not Available
    File Name Not available
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 5,577,933
    Downloads Last Week 1
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    License Model Free
    Limitations Not available
    Price Free

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