Adaware 6 - first time user - advice please

  Carafaraday 11:19 10 Aug 2004

I have a one month old pc and have just run Adaware 6. It found 15 entries but I have no idea whether they should be there or not. How do I know what I want to allow to remain, and what I ought to zap?
Should I set a system restore point before deleting anything - and if so how do I go about it?
I am running Windows XP home (no cd).

  dth 11:24 10 Aug 2004

just go ahead and zap them

don't worry if something goes wrong as Adaware
uses a quaranteen area - so you can always add
the files back

  jonnytub 11:24 10 Aug 2004

delete them all, anything undesirable that happens after that, can be restored from the quarintine section,, try the new adaware se edition, they seems to be a rave about it at the moment, me included.

  Djohn 11:28 10 Aug 2004

click here New version. Download/install and remove all it finds.

  Stuartli 13:35 10 Aug 2004

Ad-aware6 was a lot faster than the previous version, but SE scans at an even more remarkable speed.

  Stuartli 13:36 10 Aug 2004

If you've downloaded any or all of the plug-ins in the past, you can retain them when installing SE.

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