AD-AWARE STOPS SCANNING

  rotormota 08:17 30 Jul 2006
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Hi,
My Ad-Aware grinds to a halt when it gets to between 2500 & 3000 files. It remains in scan mode & the program itself has not locked up but it will not scan any further. This has started to happen just in the last week or so.

I have just done an uninstall but the issue remains.

Anyone else with the same problem? Any ideas?

Many thanks.
J

  Gongoozler 09:17 30 Jul 2006

Try leaving it a bit longer, it may just be checking some very big files.

  rotormota 11:13 30 Jul 2006

The problem appears to be Webroot Spysweeper. This software had a program update a week or so ago & that is when the issue began. If anyone else has the same problem shutdown Spysweeper then restart your Ad-Aware scan which will then work fully.

Thanks.
J

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