Ad-aware

Average User Rating:
3.9
out of 16126 votes

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  • Version:
    5.82
  • Total Downloads:
    388,515,045
  • Date Added:
    May 29, 2002
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    1.84MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    73,520
  • Platform:
    Windows
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4 stars

"Doctor computer"

January 27, 2015  |  By exgongiveittoya

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

I renamed Adaware on my desktop to "the doctor" because everytime I have an issue with my computer I turn on AdAware and it remedies the situation!

Cons

almost got myself in trouble by not having an antivirus

Summary

House calls at home!

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5 stars

"old man at work!"

January 27, 2015  |  By somewhereoverthebridge

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

Adaware is pretty simple and easy to use, I downloaded it for my father of 65 years old that knows nothing about computers and he manages.

Cons

Font size for older people!

Summary

Works for him, works for me

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4 stars

"Time and time again"

January 27, 2015  |  By ihavethreelegs

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

I kept ending up with the same virus over and over again with my older anti virus software. Now that I have Adaware it hasn't been showing up anymore.

Cons

I still have a random toolbar I can't seem to get rid of

Summary

Good presentation good performance

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4 stars

"So clean so fresh"

January 27, 2015  |  By truefreedommeechum

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

Can't believe I was able to rid myself of all those viruses with Ad-Aware, it completely came in and destroyed all the bad stuff my computer couldn't digest!

Cons

Whole package all in one app, can't go wrong

Summary

Made life a whole lot easier

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5 stars

"Autopilot!"

January 27, 2015  |  By floatingumbrella

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

I started a scan before going to work to come home to a nice and fresh computer! All viruses were detected and wiped off my computer!

Cons

Always try running a scan while not on your PC, can slow your cpu down.

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5 stars

"Blast away"

January 27, 2015  |  By ihatesydneycrosby

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

All viruses have been conquered by General AdAware, boom all gone! DL+SCAN=WIN, no more viruses.

Cons

this couldn't have been easier

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5 stars

"Trustworthy"

January 27, 2015  |  By bigpenforsigning

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

A lot of friends of mine use AdAware and even the pro version. I got it it keeps me safe although I've had no intrusions.

Cons

Couldn't tell you since I've not found any defaults yet

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5 stars

"Kept disconnecting"

January 27, 2015  |  By lovelaughswallow

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

I had a problem when on my laptop that I would disconnect all the time, I reset my wireless then went to hardwire and the problem persisted. Recently got Adaware and I no longer have the issue of dropping connection every five minutes

Cons

Out of the list of all the bad files I wish j knew which one did that!

Summary

Cool looks with good customer feedback and easy usage

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4 stars

"Keepin it clean <br />Keepin it clean"

January 27, 2015  |  By ilikeCHEESEandparty

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

Now that I have Adaware im certain I won't get any viruses from the Internet. A lot of protection offered at no cost at all

Cons

More cool features cost money

Summary

I like all the base features and can't be choosy so I'll take what I can get!

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5 stars

"Problem avoided"

January 27, 2015  |  By fearlessrebellion

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

No harm was done to my computer thanks to Adaware, had a couple issues that it resolved efficiently.

Cons

I thought because of how fast it scanned my computer it wasn't doing anything inwas wrong

Summary

All better and no major damages

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General
Publisher Lavasoft
Publisher web site http://www.lavasoft.com
Release Date May 29, 2002
Date Added May 29, 2002
Version 5.82
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory System Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows, Windows Me, Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows 95
Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Download Information
File Size 1.84MB
File Name Adaware_Installer.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 388,515,045
Downloads Last Week 73,520
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License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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