Snrub 11:40 18 Jul 2008

Spybot has come up with a warning message that it may cause conflicts with Lavasoft Adware.

Have run both for some time and first time this message has come up.

I thought running various spyware programmes was ok?

Any advice please?

  sunny staines 11:59 18 Jul 2008

i would keep spybot its the better of the two.

  Taff™ 12:56 18 Jul 2008

I think this has happened before. Can you post the exact message? If I remember the last time one detected the other as malware! You could ignore this and on te first scan check carefully and tell the program to ignore in future.

  Sea Urchin 13:09 18 Jul 2008

Strangely I had the situation where A-Squared detected SpyBot as a potential problem - I did as Taff™ suggests, and it was eventually resolved with updates to the program

  Ditch999 16:31 18 Jul 2008

Dont worry about it. It is only letting you know that Adaware will scan S&D archives and may report spyware that is there.
It is perfectly ok to run both programmes.

  rawprawn 17:02 18 Jul 2008

I run both with no trouble after the initial warning.

  tullie 17:36 18 Jul 2008

Dont worry about it,your only using one at a time.

  woodchip 23:14 18 Jul 2008

Nothing wrong with it. Its always had this problem. But does not stop them working

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