behind a router, with XP_SP-2 firewall and one other firewall.

I will not speculate as to why you encountered problems with the router and suggest that you remove the router, re-install, and then un-install and re-install Ad-Aware and run it again.

you might also want to go to

http://www.lavasoftsupport.com/

and post your query there.

please post back for the benefit of others should you discover some strange phenomenon.

david wiliams