AdwCleaner is a handy little program that can remove many adware, toolbars in Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome, browser hijackers, and other potentially unwanted software (PUP) from your PC.
Many free software nowadays unfortunately install all sorts of unnecessary extras like toolbars in your browser, change your homepage and install other adware (advertising software). Sometimes this happens unsolicited and many of these unwanted adware is difficult to remove – even by anti-spyware programs.
AdwCleaner can offer a solution. The program removes thoroughly and meticulously many browser toolbars (toolbars), hijackers (changed homepage), adware / adware and other Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUP).
Click Scan and AdwCleaner searches on your PC for annoying adware and toolbars. After the scan, you will see below the tabs an overview of the status of your PC and the possible presence of (scrap) and adware toolbars in your browser, and folders in the Windows Registry. If everything can be removed, click Clean. If you want to keep items you need to uncheck them in the different tabs.
AdwCleaner also removes unnecessary toolbars from free software like ZoneAlarm, PDF Creator, Ask and more. Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome are supported. Note that the Uninstall button is only intended to remove AdwCleaner itself.
AdwCleaner is a very useful little program to remove annoying toolbars and other unwanted adware. It is more suitable for advanced users.