Ad-aware

Average User Rating:
3.9
out of 16136 votes

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  • Version:
    5.83
  • Total Downloads:
    388,515,045
  • Date Added:
    Jun. 19, 2002
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    1.84MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    73,520
  • Platform:
    Windows
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4 stars

"Instafixed"

January 30, 2015  |  By pigletdealer

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

This software was worth the download, from an easy installation to a quick scan and a faster fix!

Cons

Restarted the computer a couple times but maybe was part of the cleaning process

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5 stars

"Run and gun!"

January 30, 2015  |  By RosaMacPhers

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

Adaware free is the best! Came in blasted away the bad guys(viruses) and then was done and outta there! Stays on in case I have any troubles.

Cons

No troubles whatsoever!

Summary

Freedom!

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4 stars

"Clear communications"

January 30, 2015  |  By FireforHire14

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

The Internet was running slow due to a process on my computer says AdAware. And thanks to AdAware I can now go back to looking at videos online.

Cons

Do I need to keep it in my computer after the problem is fixed

Summary

Adaware fixed my problem and I am pleased.

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4 stars

"Kids controlled"

January 30, 2015  |  By godblessthechildren

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

I use Adaware for the web blocking feature, it keeps my kids off bad websites that I find offensive and unsafe for them.

Cons

I have a lot of extra features!

Summary

Kids aren't on bad websites, parents approved.

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5 stars

"No more concerns <br />No more concerns"

January 29, 2015  |  By f0urtyn9ne

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

I was worried my computer was infected and adaware confirmed that for me, reported the infected files and then deleted the problems.

Cons

very fast almost unbelievable!

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5 stars

"Almost destroyed my computer"

January 29, 2015  |  By purechickendash

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

adaware spared my computer from destruction! After installing and running the scan my computer was no longer overheating.

Cons

I thought my computer was gonna melt because of the heat it was emitting

Summary

all CPU speeds back to normal

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5 stars

"Remotely fixed"

January 29, 2015  |  By skimmilkonly

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

i did not know about Adaware until my friend called to help me fix his computer. I got remote access to his computer and saw he had adaware, but didn't know how to use it. I made it work and it fixed his problems!

Cons

This was really easy for me to use but not my friend.

Summary

I'll download it myself when I get home.

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5 stars

"Not making the same mistake!"

January 29, 2015  |  By iliketoytles

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

Being. Very diligent in reading reviews on what I download! I downloaded an anti virus before that was a virus itself! Adaware came and took care of it!

Cons

Be smart, read before just downloading

Summary

Valuable lesson to be learned: read about what it is you download.

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5 stars

"Smooth operator"

January 29, 2015  |  By billyoceanforpresident

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

theres bothingb better then technology that is easy to function. One click scans or scans that are automatic are awesome!

Cons

Not too much technical jargon, keeps it simple

Summary

Simple, useful and free.

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4 stars

"retraining order"

January 29, 2015  |  By exportAaccordD

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

Adaware is like the restraining order I have on my crazy ex girlfriend! But for viruses! Keeps them away and not able to get to you!

Cons

Don't be fooled by pretty pictures to get you to download their viruses.

Summary

All american anti virus. Does everything.

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General
Publisher Lavasoft
Publisher web site http://www.lavasoft.com
Release Date June 19, 2002
Date Added June 19, 2002
Version 5.83
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory System Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows 95, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows, Windows 98
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
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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