This is the AdwCleaner tutorial, a anti-adware software which can be downloaded here. If you are looking for more documentation, please refer to that page.
AdwCleaner can be used on Windows XP, Server 2003, Vista, Server 2008, Win7, Win8, Win8.1, Win10.
AdwCleaner can be used on both 32 bits and 64 bits operating systems.
- Download AdwCleaner on the desktop, and quit all unnecessary running programs.
- Start AdwCleaner, and follow the procedure below
Wait for it to end (it usually takes from 5 to 10 mns)
Verify the detected elements and check or uncheck them for removal.
The removal starts, wait for it to end. It can take up to 5 mns, depending on how many items are detected and their nature.
After the removal is done, a removal results screen appears. Verify the items selected for removal have been removed without any error. AdwCleaner may ask for a reboot, this is necessary to complete the cleanup.
If you missed it, you can retrieve your old scan reports into the “Log manager” menu, under the “Tools” menu.