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AD-Aware SE antispy autoupdater and LSP Plugin

I still use this excellent free Ad-bot removal software from Lavasoft with the separate LSP Plugin. The auto-update function within the program doesn't work with either the normal or proxy settings...



So I wrote my own download all you need HERE its a self-exe RAR file and has all you need plus the LSP Explorer Plug for backing up IE7

The latest available defintion files is from March 2009 2009SE1R345.30.03.2009.defs takes about 10 mins to download when you restart AdAware you will see the updated files



I use the LSP Plugin to backup the registry settings with respect to WinSock2 and in the system32 folder for IE this is a best way to do this you need to install the main program in order use this plugin then the correct keys will be saved if your Winsock ever becomes corrupted.



Don't : download the IE Guard from HERE from Lavasoft it only works on the later versions of Ad-Aware

Note : this will conflict with McAfee Security Centre installed with the ISP so if you want to use Ad-Aware and have SKY don't bother.


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How to briefly disconnect ad aware (anti-virus) and download adobe flash drive to my computer


hi terrye, i am happy to help you , just follow these steps you can able to remove ad aware anti viurs

Manual Removal of AD AWARE

1. Click on "Start," then choose "Programs." Click "Uninstall ad-aware." Allow the computer to uninstall the software. If the program does not successfully uninstall, uninstall the program using the control panel.
2. Click on "Start," then choose "Control Panel." Click on "Add/remove programs." The programs that are listed on your PC will be displayed. Choose "ad-aware se." You will be asked if you want to remove the application and all of its components. Choose "Yes," and allow the program to uninstall.
3. Locate the ad-aware program folder and un-register it by clicking on "Start" then "Cy computer." Double-click on "Local Disk." Locate the "Program Files" folder and double-click on it. Locate the "Lavasoft" folder and double-click on it. Locate the "ad-aware" folder and double-click on it. Next, double-click the file "unregaaw.exe" to un-register the file. Next, delete the entire Lavasoft folder.
4.Delete any Ad-Aware SE program icons that may be present on your desktop. Remove the Lavasoft folder located in your documents and settings folder. Navigate to the folder by clicking on "Start," then "My Computer." Double-click on "Local Disk." Locate the "Documents and Settings" folder and double-click on it. Locate the folder labeled with your computer user name and double-click on it. Double-click the "Application Data" folder, choose the Lavasoft folder and delete it. Reboot your PC.


ADOBE FLASH PLAYER

its not much hard to install adobe flash player , just copy and paste the link below

http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

after page got loaded click this button Download now
your flashpalyer will start to download, to make it more easy i will add video just check it out


utube.png You-Tube video "dxxYHlJ-7W8" placeholder Good luck ! if you think your problem solved don't forget to rate


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a generic fix-all for slow computers is:
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my computer is slowing down heavenly please help


The only way to get your computer to run faster without buying new hardware (such as RM or a new motherboard is to 1) eliminate unnecessary programs from starting up or loading at startup and/or by removing ad-ware/spy-ware from your computer.

1) Check to make sure that no programs that you are unaware of are starting up by running explorer.exe and going to Program Files/Startup and removing any progarms that you do feel you need from Startup.
2) Download, run, install either or both Ad-Aware (not AdWARE OR adaware) from www.lavasoft.com and/or Spybot Search & Destroy. Ad-aware and Spybot are both free and excellent programs.

Short of buying new hardware there is not much else you can do to make your computer run faster.

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I brought ca anti-virus plus anti-spyware 2008 and the product don't work it won't allow me to register my software thet keep asking me for a licenes key which i don't have it's also asking me to buy another one off the web.now brought this product from you and use and your sell'sman let me know that i couldn't bring it back no refund & no if u don't like it there is no take it back and get u'r money back. so please help me clean my pc.


This is only an idea, but if you aren't on dial-up you can download 2 very good FREE programs. Go to download.com and enter AVG Free into search, Download the file, it's about 46MB. Save it to your temp folder (right click Start/explore/ (C) / Windows / Temp make a new folder in Temp called "software' or something. Then in download.com search for ad-aware free (it's by lavasoft) Save also to (C)/windows/temp/software.

Now install. When installing AVG select advanced instead of standard when you get to the box that gives the choice, when you get to where it confirms if you want to download and install the free AVG toolbar, untick (don't install it) Select USE FREE when you get to the registration box, and also don't register your details (unless you want emails from them)
Update it but don't run a scan yet.

Ad-aware by Lavasoft. Install it. Make sure the correct plug in's are ticked or not re what email software you use when you get to that box. Don't register this one either.

When they are both installed go to the desktop, you will have two shortcut icons for Ad-aware, keep the one that looks like a green world and delete the one that looks like a sheild with a beetle on it.

Open Lavasoft and Update it.
Open AVG and Update it.

Restart your computer in Safe mode (usually by pressing F8 at startup) Run a Full Scan from Ad-aware. Select and delete Critical and Privacy Spyware when scan completes.

Run an AVG full computer scan. Delete or remove anthing found.

Restart in normal Windows. From now on keep them updated and run at the minimum weekly scans (Smart Scans in Ad-aware) These two programs will cover virus and spyware very well, you can delete or disable anything else.

Hope this helps, I have used these two free products for over 5 years with no problems. Make sure your Microsoft Updates are current.

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My webroot spy sweeper with antivirus is not working It has been 14 days since the last it has work I have already paid for this.!


This is only an idea, but if you aren't on dial-up you can download 2 very good FREE programs. Go to download.com and enter AVG Free into search, Download the file, it's about 46MB. Save it to your temp folder (right click Start/explore/ (C) / Windows / Temp make a new folder in Temp called "software' or something. Then in download.com search for ad-aware free (it's by lavasoft) Save also to (C)/windows/temp/software.

Now install. When installing AVG select advanced instead of standard when you get to the box that gives the choice, when you get to where it confirms if you want to download and install the free AVG toolbar, untick (don't install it) Select USE FREE when you get to the registration box, and also don't register your details (unless you want emails from them)
Update it but don't run a scan yet.

Ad-aware by Lavasoft. Install it. Make sure the correct plug in's are ticked or not re what email software you use when you get to that box. Don't register this one either.

When they are both installed go to the desktop, you will have two shortcut icons for Ad-aware, keep the one that looks like a green world and delete the one that looks like a sheild with a beetle on it.

Open Lavasoft and Update it.
Open AVG and Update it.

Restart your computer in Safe mode (usually by pressing F8 at startup) Run a Full Scan from Ad-aware. Select and delete Critical and Privacy Spyware when scan completes.

Run an AVG full computer scan. Delete or remove anthing found.

Restart in normal Windows. From now on keep them updated and run at the minimum weekly scans (Smart Scans in Ad-aware) These two will cover Virus and Spyware very well, you can delete or at the least disable your existing program.

Hope this helps, I have used these two free products for over 5 years with no problems. Make sure your Microsoft Updates are current.

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