Lavasoft Ad-Aware 6

  Sunny-275842 22:52 30 Nov 2003
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hi all, i was just wondering i heard about Ad-Aware is not making new updates for version 6? is this true? and also, is there another newer version of it or any other spyware remover program that i can use?

cheers

  VoG II 22:56 30 Nov 2003

Not true.

Try running Spybot as well click here

  A_World_Maker 23:00 30 Nov 2003

I think you may be getting mixed up with Updating the programme code, as opossed to still issuing new adware recognition files (similar to virus databases) :-)

  Sunny-275842 23:22 30 Nov 2003

nope im sure its says Update button. is it ok to run 2 spyware programes? is Spybot any good?

  keenan 23:31 30 Nov 2003

click here for 'spybot'
click here
for 'spyblaster' stops spyware etc loading in the first place.All 'three' work together fine.

  ©®@$? 23:35 30 Nov 2003

when i ran spybot it found some ms updates in the registry and thought they were spyware, so i don't use it, i use adaware and spyware blaster and have no problems with spyware

but its upto the user to delete the items that the programs find, but that did put me off spybot

  lester1 23:35 30 Nov 2003

I came across this not too long ago. Go to the Lavasoft web site and download version 6.181
It seems that when a new version is released they stop supporting the older version but do not tell you when you try to update the older version.

Yes OK to run two I have adware and spybot running

  Spikey© 23:35 30 Nov 2003

Spybot is great, but it's a little more complex and less easy to use than Ad Aware.

  Sunny-275842 23:36 30 Nov 2003

yea spybot i just tried, it seemed a bit iffy and crap built, so i unistalled it now, im gonna try the other 2 or spyblaster as it seems to work good

  Sunny-275842 23:38 30 Nov 2003

and one thing, Spybot seems to crash when i dload the updates, anyone with the same problem? (that was actully the reason why i uninstalled it)

  Gandalph 23:38 30 Nov 2003

I just downloaded update O1R234 for ADaware last night.

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