AdwCleaner Review




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AdwCleaner 2018 is an appropriate computer tool for removal of unwanted and harmful ads or junk from your system. Certain add-ons, extensions, toolbars, hijackers and other potentially unwanted items are added automatically to your browser or on other applications when you visit those websites that are full of advertisement or when you try to download a file from unsafe sites. With the help of this effective software, you can easily delete all the harmful content from your computer without causing any damage to your important files. It has a very clean interface with easy to use options.

The software remains a lightweight and free program created to get rid and identify PUPs, hijackers, toolbars and browser. It is important to know that no installation may be required before you start using the application. AdwCleaner is highly portable and easy to use. The application can be operated from almost any location on your hard drive. While remaining an executable file, it is also possible to save the application on a plethora of storage device. It will effectively operate on any PC without being impacted by other existing installations.

The software has an intuitive and clean interface. The simple interface of the application is designed from a gamut of panes. This helps to show analytic scan results when talking about registry entries, shortcuts, files, folders, services and browser toolbars. The application can comfortably support browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. The software will automatically help to unveil the report file provided the operating system is supported. It will help you the route of all omitted files and removed ones.

System Scan:
AdwCleaner performs scan of whole system once you have clicked the Scan button. It is present on the homepage along with two other buttons. All you have to do is to click this Scan button and the software will find all the threats and unwanted programs from registry that can prove to be harmful. After scanning is done, a list is displayed that contains the details about malware and the software through which it was inserted. The scan results are efficient and the process takes short time.

Adware Cleaning:
AdwCleaner helps you remove all adware and malware from your system with the help of its Clean button. After scan is completed, you can click this button for removing all the adware content that was detected. When all such files are deleted then the system will restart with your approval, therefore, it is necessary to save the work that you are doing currently. When system restarts, a Notepad file is generated that carries all the details about recent cleaning task performed.

Log Manager:
AdwCleaner allows you to visit Log Manager in which there are entries of all the activities ever performed on the computer. You can view the date and location of all scans performed and can see the detailed report by opening each file. Its Cleaning section tells you the number of times you have cleaned your PC from adware. In Quarantine section, it shows page hijacking applications that have been quarantined or disabled.

AdwCleaner provides various benefits. It can perform scanning and cleaning operations at a very quick pace and saves your time. Furthermore, it deletes all the unwanted programs to optimize your PC and thus improves its performance and speed considerably. You can use the software in a large variety of languages from all around the world and can uninstall the software itself via its own Menu. Though it can forcefully reset default settings of browsers, but you can reset them through its Options. The software is free to use, but you can donate some amount as per your wish.

AdwCleaner is suitable to use for both beginners as well as advanced level users. It provides many functions in an elegant user interface. It can efficiently remove adware, toolbars, extensions, add-ons and page hijackers that have the capability to harm your computer. By using this software, you can keep your system safe and can be sure that it will not get affected from malware.



  • Nice interface
  • Works quickly


  • Aggressive default removal


System Scan - 9.6
Adware Cleaning - 9
Log Manager - 9