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Problems installing Lavasoft's Ad-Aware Program

by zeebell / August 15, 2006 8:39 AM PDT

Sony Vaio; Windows XP, SP2, Pentium 4 CPU 1.60 GHz, 512 ram

I am at my brother's home cleaning up his PC. We have downloaded and run various antivirus/spyware utilities - e.g., spybot, spyware blaster, ewido, avg. All utilities have cleaned and destroyed bad stuff as they should except for Lavasoft's Ad-aware (free version). I downloaded the program from the internet and installed. It will run as far as 67056. It does show 4 registry keys that it found. However, it hangs up at that point and will not continue to run. If I close the program and re-run, it will run as far as 67080 and then hangs up.

Any suggestions on how to get this utility to work?

Thank you,


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Ad aware hangs
by Marianna Schmudlach / August 15, 2006 8:45 AM PDT

Hi Julea,

give it a try in safe mode

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(NT) (NT) Thanks Marianna - will give it a try.
by zeebell / August 15, 2006 12:35 PM PDT
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