Adaware Antivirus

Our best free Antivirus yet

Adaware Antivirus safeguards your computer from online threats so you can focus on the things that matter to you — connecting with friends, checking email and watching videos. Adaware Antivirus for Windows allows you to schedule daily scans, get real-time security, eliminate suspicious activities, amongst many other features to keep your Windows devices safe. Download the free version to start using your security tools on all your preferred devices.
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Compatible with Windows 10

Get even more protection with Adaware Antivirus Pro

  • Award-winning protection against all malware
  • Stop viruses, ransomware, spyware and other forms of malware
  • Shop & bank safely online
  • Block hackers from accessing sensitive files on your Windows devices, including Windows 10 devices with Adaware Antivirus for free today
  • Unlimited technical support 24/7
  • Email protection & advanced antispam filters
  • Avoid online scams with malicious URL detection
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Award-winning antivirus protection Stop viruses, ransomware, spyware and other forms of malware
Download protection Scan all downloads before they have a chance to damage your PC.
Real-time protection Block malicious processes and infected files in real-time.
Technical support Unlimited technical and customer support 24/7
Web protection Actively block dangerous websites and online threats.
Shop & bank safely online Stay protected against cybercriminals trying to steal your personal info.
Powerful firewall Shield yourself from hackers and network intrusions.
Email protection & advanced antispam filters Real-time email protection & advanced antispam filters.
Network Protection Block malicious intrusions with advanced network monitors.
Parental Control Protect your children from inappropriate web content.
Speed Up And Optimize Your Pc Repair your PC problems and boost start-up times.
Protect Your Privacy Remove trackers and delete hidden activity logs.
Fix Windows Issues Automatically repair Windows problems, boost memory and optimize disk space.
Clean Up Your PC Remove unnecessary junk files, delete duplicates and free up disk space.
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Unrivaled Protection

As a pioneer in privacy protection and antispyware, Adaware (formerly Lavasoft), has been the recipient of multiple awards since 1999. Each year, Adaware antivirus is submitted to independent labs for testing and has consistently scored in the 99th percentile for protection against all forms of malware. As a result, Adaware is highly regarded as one of the best and most stable antimalware programs on the market.

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    Real-Time Protection

    Real-Time Protection works in the background to protect your computer as you work or play, scanning files for potential malicious activities. Built-in smart scan technology checks previously-scanned files with less frequency to conserve system resources. This feature allows you to keep an eye on your Windows and Windows 10 device and take immediate action in the case where your computer is at risk of a malicious attack. You will never have to worry about your computer’s security again.

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    On-Demand Scanner

    Become the master of your Antivirus software by customizing your scan options based on your needs. The on-demand scanner offers users multiple options for Antivirus scanning. With Adaware Antivirus, you are sure to be protected against any malicious behaviour when your definition files are up to date. You can set your definition files to update automatically so they will. Automatic definition updates download the latest malware information to ensure your protection against the latest threats. The program checks for new definition files every hour but the frequency can be adjusted to conserve system and network resources.

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    Active Virus Control

    Active Virus Control feature scans and prevents malicious processes in real time. It monitors the actions of applications at the process level to identify possible malware activities. Keep your devices safe with Adaware's best Antivirus protection. Protect your PC against email borne threats, hackers and phishing attacks, as well as, suspicious applications with this Antivirus.

    If you have ever been worried about accessing a website that may give your PC a virus or have experienced a virus on your device, you know that it is a uneasy feeling. The feeling of having your device invaded is not a good one. Adaware Antivirus gives you the peace of mind to browse through the web and access any network without having to worry about your PC’s vulnerability to malicious software.

Specifications

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8, 8.1
  • Windows 7

The latest version of Adaware Antivirus allows users to experience effortless security. Automatic updates and real-time protection.

The latest version of Adaware Antivirus allows users to experience effortless security. Automatic updates and real-time protection let you enjoy an uninterrupted online experience.

Minimum requirements:

  • 4.5 or higher version of Microsoft Windows Installer is required for installation of Adaware Antivirus.
  • 1.8 GB available free hard disk space (at least 800 MB on the system drive)
  • 1.6 MHz processor
  • 1 GB of memory (RAM)

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FAQ

What does Adaware Antivirus do to protect my security?

Our Adaware Antivirus offers seamless protection against the latest online security threats. Its antivirus detection system automatically scans, blocks, and removes the latest threats before they can harm your computer. Antispyware protection safeguards your usernames, passwords, and personal information. Best of all, Adaware Antivirus stays up-to-date and works in the background for a peaceful online experience.

The Adaware advantage

At Adaware, we encourage users to browse the web with confidence. We give our users peace of mind by protecting them from any potential threats that they may encounter when doing so. Protecting you while you are surfing the web is only a part of the Adaware advantage. Along with this, we like to ensure that there is an uninterrupted communication between you and your world while doing so. Tired of using Bitdefender Antivirus solutions? Try Adaware to see how we can protect you better than Bitdefender Antivirus, free today.

Why should I use Adaware Antivirus?

Trusted source for online security since 1999, adaware antivirus frequently receives high detection scores from independent testers and automatically stays up-to-date with the latest threats. The latest version of Adaware Antivirus has the same great features with a simplified user interface, straightforward settings menu, and an enhanced user experience.

Resources for you

Adaware Antivirus is always there for you, to keep your computer secure at any time. If you are ever wondering what the new threats to your device may be, our free Antivirus for PC not only protects your device but will also provide you with the resources you need to stay up to date with the newest threats. Visit our malware encyclopedia to learn about the latest malware and how it may impact your connection. We've done the hard work for you and compiled all of our analyses and research to always provide you with the most up to date information. Try Adaware Antivirus free today and access all of our helpful resources whenever you need to. If ever you are looking to stay up to date with relevant technology news, useful tips, product news, and much more you can also do so by visiting the Adaware blog.