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Ad-aware

Average User Rating:
3.9
out of 16723 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    4.02
  • Total Downloads:
    390,776,475
  • Date Added:
    Nov. 20, 2000
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    1.92MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    62,396
  • Platform:
    Windows
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5 stars

"One of the good free antivirus."

August 25, 2015  |  By chhammond

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.7.485.8398

Pros

I'm always online and I need an antivirus I can trust. I've been using ad-aware forever. It consistently detects threats. It doesn't slow down my PC and it's completely free.

Cons

No problems yet.

Summary

I like it so much. I got Web Companion for better online protection. Great combo.

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5 stars

"Ad-aware has my back!"

August 25, 2015  |  By B79carm

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.7.485.8398

Pros

I'm tired of paying for programs that ruin my computer. I tried ad-aware after formating my PC for third time in a year. You know what? this free version is way better than the programs I paid for. I can use my computer for once.

Cons

There are no cons, in my opinion.

Summary

Better than any other anti-virus software i have ever used.

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4 stars

"Love the real time protection."

August 25, 2015  |  By Sudoy87

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.7.485.8398

Pros

Good detection rates
Doesn't show any false positives
Easy to configure
Realtime protection
Free

Cons

Not all the features are free.

Summary

Does a very good job.

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4 stars

"Total Security."

August 23, 2015  |  By Burns-D

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.7.485.8398

Pros

The best security programs you can get. It offers good protection against viruses, spyware, trojans, safe browsing, game mode ........all great features.

Cons

Initial scan took a little while but after that it ran smoothly.

Summary

First rate antivirus.

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4 stars

"A very reliable antivirus."

August 23, 2015  |  By Eribara

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.7.485.8398

Pros

Ad-aware has a solid track record. It was a great anti-spyware and the antivirus is just as good. It's trouble free protection and secures my system effectively.

Cons

Nothing bad.

Summary

Keeps your PC clean and running without interference.

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4 stars

"Keeps viruses away."

August 23, 2015  |  By Teresarez

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.7.485.8398

Pros

In my opinion this is the best antivirus The interfacethat's is easy to use. The real time protection is catches everything. Once it's on you hardly notice it's there.

Cons

Small issue with outlook but I was able to fix it.

Summary

My PC is always safe now.

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4 stars

"Good security."

August 23, 2015  |  By D7-3Rose

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.7.485.8398

Pros

This is a very complete security suite. I always used ad-aware for the anti-spyware, the antivirus is just as good. Simple, fast and effective.

Cons

Could be a little faster.

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5 stars

"Great free virus program."

August 23, 2015  |  By corsey-k

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.7.485.8398

Pros

I'm very pleased with this free antivirus. It's free, reliable and hasn't failed me yet.

Cons

So far so good.

Summary

Really happy with this program.

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4 stars

"Solid free protection."

August 23, 2015  |  By Howjean

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.7.485.8398

Pros

Scans, finds and removes anything that might be harmful to your computer. Full of features that let you customize your scans. It's a powerful antivirus and it's light on resources. Very good program.

Cons

None with this version

Summary

Decent and non-bulky antivirus protection

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5 stars

"Good antivirus, even better price!"

August 21, 2015  |  By dewilld

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.7.485.8398

Pros

Overall good performance. Scan doesn't slow down computer and it's always up to date. I can even scan my backup drive.

Cons

No issues so far.

Summary

The best I've had.

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General
Publisher Lavasoft
Publisher web site http://www.lavasoft.com
Release Date November 20, 2000
Date Added November 20, 2000
Version 4.02
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory System Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 95/98/NT/2000
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 1.92MB
File Name Adaware_Installer.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 390,776,475
Downloads Last Week 62,396
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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