Ad-aware

Average User Rating:
3.9
out of 16139 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.1
  • Total Downloads:
    388,515,045
  • Date Added:
    Jun. 05, 2001
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    1.84MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    73,520
  • Platform:
    Windows
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4 stars

"Does what' it's suppose to do"

January 31, 2015

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

Got it today because I was fighting a trojan that hijacked my browser. FOund the nasty and got rid of it.

Cons

none at this time.

Summary

if you are looking for something to add to your protection suite - this tool works well.

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5 stars

"Cheers to who made this!"

January 30, 2015  |  By Jimmmmmmmyjordan

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

I am not a technical person when it comes to computers so this program was very easy and descriptive with its usage. I did not have a hard time, just have to learn a little more.

Cons

Learning more and more everyday

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5 stars

"Never quits"

January 30, 2015  |  By IB94541

 |  Version: Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + 11.5.202.7299

Pros

Ad Aware stays on all the time for twenty four hour protection keeps away the malicious malware and viruses as well as websites that can potentially harm your computer.

Cons

I first downloaded what LOOKED like Ad Aware. Don't be fooled!

Summary

Constant protection is what I was looking for and that's what I got.

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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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General
Publisher Lavasoft
Publisher web site http://www.lavasoft.com
Release Date June 05, 2001
Date Added June 05, 2001
Version 5.1
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory System Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows, Windows 2000, Windows 95
Additional Requirements None
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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