ADW Cleaner is a freeware, web based solution with excellent tools for removing malware and adware from your PC. It is cloud based, easy and free to use for all home and small business users. As it is ‘cloud based’ the file on your PC is very small and most of the work is done via the internet. Further ADW Cleaner is kept up to date with all of the latest definitions to ensure effective removal. You can download ADW Cleaner from CNETs safe download service at:
After downloading and installing ADWCleaner you will see the main ADW window.
To start the clean up click on SCAN
ADW Cleaner will scan your system to search out problematic processes.
After it has completed the scan any items found will be listed and automatically ticked ready for removal. If you want to prevent the removal of any process then remove the tick.
IMPORTANT: Remember to click on each of the tabs to see all the itmes marked for removal (Services, Folders, Files, Shortcuts etc.
Next Click on ‘Cleaning’ to start the removal process
Note: You will be warned that all programs will be closed to complete the process so ensure you have saved any work that you have open in other applications.
This is followed by some text about protection and then the system is rebooted to enable the removal of the problems found.
Once complete the system will restart and a text file will be presented detailing any changes made.