Removing Spyware and Adware
Help and Tips
Stop suffering computer troubles caused by spyware! Browser hijacked? Mysterious pop-up windows appearing? Afraid your usage is being tracked? We have over 200 anti-spyware tips to help solve these problems.
Stop spyware and adware from infecting your computer with the Lavasoft Ad-aware product. It can also scan and remove exisiting spyware, adware, and other malware from your machine.
Scan for computer viruses and malware with the AntiVir AntiVirus Software.
The CounterSpy tool can help remove adware, spyware, and other malware from your computer.
HijackThis is a powerful utility that can help determine whether or not browser hijackers have infected your machine. It can also remove such spyware and adware.
Download link and tips for the Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware tool that scans for and removes spyware and other malware on Windows systems.
Besides scanning for and removing spyware, McAfee AntiSpyware has auto-prevention mechanisms that help prevent spyware and adware from installing and running in the first place.
Tips for various online and software adware, spyware, and malware removal tools.
Remove spyware and adware with Webroot's Spy Sweeper tool.
Help remove spyware, adware, malicious browser helper objects, and more with Spybot Search and Destroy.
What is spyware and adware, how can they infect and damage your machine, how can they be removed, and how can you prevent these threats from occurring?
Spyware Doctor can help remove spyware, adware, keyloggers, and other malware from your computer.
Use the SpywareBlaster application to help protect your computer from spyware and adware infections.
Trend Micro Anti-Spyware can help remove spyware, adware, and other malware from your machine and protect your privacy.
Besides scanning for and removing spyware, Windows Defender has auto-prevention mechanisms that help prevent spyware and adware from installing and running in the first place.
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About MalekTips and the Author
The MalekTips website was created in 1998 by Andrew Malek of Envision Programming. The page's goal is to freely disperse computer-related tips, hints, and informative articles. Tips are organized to be easy to find, and are presented clearly, in easy-to-understand language. MalekTips also provides information and links to public-domain, open source, freeware, shareware, and commercial software available for download. < more >