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Where to Download to Remove Spyware

SUMMARY: Download the Ad-Aware tool to help spot and remove spyware from your PC.

Got a Windows machine? If you're concerned about spyware and backdoor software tracking your movements online, violating your privacy, or crashing your Internet Explore browser with Visual C++ Runtime errors, you may want to consider downloading Ad-Aware. Ad-Aware is a spyware detection and removal utility that can help free your computer from these nuisance programs.

You can download the newest version at the following URL:


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